Grand Ledge, MI (E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd)




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About Grand Ledge, MI (E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd median real estate price is $192,869, which is more expensive than 77.7% of the neighborhoods in Michigan and 52.4% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd is currently $1,154, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 77.6% of the neighborhoods in Michigan.

E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Grand Ledge, Michigan.

E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

In E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd, the current vacancy rate is 1.6%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 93.9% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

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 E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd neighborhood has more Lebanese and Dutch ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Lebanese ancestry and 5.6% have Dutch ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The government often provides some of the more stable jobs in the economy. From local, to state, to federal government workers, the government can also be a major employer. What NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed, is that the E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd neighborhood in particular stands out when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who are employed by the government. At 16.0% of its workforce, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than 97.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're looking for a great spot to raise a family, then look no further than the E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that the combination of good quality public schools, above-average safety from crime, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family homes, help make this neighborhood among the top 12.2% of family-friendly neighborhoods across the state of Michigan. In addition, there are a high proportion of other families with school-aged children living here, making it easy for parents and their children to socialize and develop a sense of community support. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of the local schools, in part due to the educational attainment of the parents here, who vote in support of the public schools.


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 E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd neighborhood in Grand Ledge are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 81.7% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 12.4% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 58.7% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd neighborhood, 44.2% 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 25.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (16.7%), and 16.0% in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.

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 E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd neighborhood in Grand Ledge, MI, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (28.1%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (15.9%), and residents who report English roots (14.1%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (10.0%), along with some Asian ancestry residents (6.1%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 92.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (3.1%).

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 E Saginaw Hwy / Nixon Rd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (55.3% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (90.9%) 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 (6.4%) . 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Grand Ledge 0.101011101001110
Michigan 4.16

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Grand Ledge 0.101011101001110
Michigan 28

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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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
T.c. Holbrook School
615 Jones St
Grand Ledge, MI, 48837
PK-PK
C.w. Neff Early Childhood And Kindergarten Center School
950 Jenne St
Grand Ledge, MI, 48837
KG-KG
Sawdon High School
220 Lamson St
Grand Ledge, MI, 48837
09-12
Leon W. Hayes Middle School
12620 Nixon Rd
Grand Ledge, MI, 48837
07-08
Willow Ridge Elementary School
12840 Nixon Rd
Grand Ledge, MI, 48837
01-06
Delta Center Elementary School
305 South Canal Rd
Lansing, MI, 48917
01-06
Grand Ledge High School
820 Spring St
Grand Ledge, MI, 48837
09-12
Kenneth T. Beagle Elementary School
600 W South St
Grand Ledge, MI, 48837
01-06
Eaton County Youth Facility School
822 Courthouse Driver
Charlotte, MI, 48813
06-12
Wacousta Elementary School
9135 West Herbison Rd
Eagle, MI, 48822
01-06

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