Ferndale, MI (9 Mile Rd / Wanda St)




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About Ferndale, MI (9 Mile Rd / Wanda St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

9 Mile Rd / Wanda St median real estate price is $92,259, which is less expensive than 68.1% of Michigan neighborhoods and 68.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in 9 Mile Rd / Wanda St is currently $1,040, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 66.1% of the neighborhoods in Michigan.

9 Mile Rd / Wanda St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Ferndale, Michigan.

9 Mile Rd / Wanda St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the 9 Mile Rd / Wanda St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

9 Mile Rd / Wanda St has a 11.3% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 60.6% of American neighborhoods). Most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This could either signal that there is a weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood or that large amount of new housing has been built and not yet occupied. Either way, if you live here, you may find many of the homes or apartments are empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the 9 Mile Rd / Wanda St neighborhood has more Welsh and French Canadian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Welsh ancestry and 3.1% have French Canadian ancestry.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the 9 Mile Rd / Wanda St neighborhood in Ferndale are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 77.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 25.6% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 65.9% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the 9 Mile Rd / Wanda St neighborhood, 32.2% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 31.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (20.0%), and 16.8% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the 9 Mile Rd / Wanda St neighborhood in Ferndale, MI, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (19.8%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (14.2%), and residents who report Polish roots (10.5%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (10.4%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (4.7%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the 9 Mile Rd / Wanda St neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.0% of households.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in 9 Mile Rd / Wanda St neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (50.3% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (76.3%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (16.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Ferndale 0.101011101001110
Michigan 4.16
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Ferndale 0.101011101001110
Michigan 28

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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Better than of MI school districts.

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MI Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Roosevelt Primary School
2610 Pinecrest Dr
Ferndale, MI, 48220
KG-03
Ferndale Adult Education
22001 Republic Ave
Oak Park, MI, 48237
09-12
Ferndale Middle School
725 Pinecrest Dr
Ferndale, MI, 48220
07-08
University High School
1244 Paxton St
Ferndale, MI, 48220
09-12
Coolidge Intermediate School
2521 Bermuda St
Ferndale, MI, 48220
04-06
Ferndale High School
881 Pinecrest Dr
Ferndale, MI, 48220
09-12
Digital Learning Center
427 Allen St
Ferndale, MI, 48220
09-12
University Middle School
1244 Paxton
Ferndale, MI, 48220
07-08
John F. Kennedy School
24220 Rosewood St
Oak Park, MI, 48237
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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