Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice
is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one
might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether
shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Caledonia,
the 100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the 100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood has more
Dutch ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 39.2% of
this neighborhood's residents have Dutch ancestry.
100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Italian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 98.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the
100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood stands out as being ranked among
the lowest 0.1% of neighborhoods affected by this global
In addition, priests and therapists would like to think they know the secrets to a
truly successful marriage, but according to NeighborhoodScout's research,
the folks of the 100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood may actually hold
the key. 70.3% of its residents are married, which is a higher
percentage than is found in 98.5% of the neighborhoods
Also, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, 100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE
is among the best neighborhoods for families in Michigan. In fact, this neighborhood is
more family-friendly than 98.2% of neighborhoods
in the entire state of Michigan. Its combination of top public
schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives
this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other
families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong
sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents
influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will
find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the
100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood.
In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the
100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood stands out by having 93.9% of commuters
doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work
than NeighborhoodScout found in 96.0% of all American
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, real estate in the 100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood is almost exclusively owner-occupied. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher rate of owner-occupied housing than is found in 99.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. If you are seeking to rent, this neighborhood may not have many options, but high rates of ownership often indicate stability in a neighborhood. This neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 0.0% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the 100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.
Furthermore, this 100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood has earned the amazing distinction of having one of the highest rates of detached, single-family homes of any neighborhood in the U.S. With 98.2% of the residential real estate here made up of free-standing single-family homes, there is a greater proportion of single-family homes here than in 97.3% of all neighborhoods in America.
Also of note, one way that the 100th St SE / E Paris Ave SE neighborhood really stands out, is that it has more large 4, 5, or additional bedroom homes and real estate than 95.4% of the neighborhoods in America. When you walk or drive around this neighborhood, you'll instantly notice the size of the homes here which definitely makes a strong visual statement.