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: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the
Waybridge Dr SE / Grenelefe Dr SE neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children
living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation
where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the
Waybridge Dr SE / Grenelefe Dr SE community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
In addition, a majority of the adults in the Waybridge Dr SE / Grenelefe Dr SE neighborhood
are wealthy and educated executives. They own stately
homes that tend to maintain high real estate appreciation rates. Their
upper-level careers keep them busy, but allow them to live comfortably.
If you're an executive and want to keep similar company, consider settling
in this neighborhood, rated as an executive lifestyle
"best choice" neighborhood for Michigan by NeighborhoodScout's analysis,
which rated it as better for executive lifestyles than 97.8%
of the neighborhoods in Michigan.
In addition to being an excellent choice for highly educated executives, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for families with school-aged children, urban sophisticates and active retirees.
Also, 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 Waybridge Dr SE / Grenelefe Dr SE neighborhood may actually hold
the key. 66.8% of its residents are married, which is a higher
percentage than is found in 96.2% of the neighborhoods
Finally, if knowledge is power, then imagine the cumulative power of one neighborhood
where many of the adults have earned an advanced degree, such as a Masters,
law degree, medical degree, or even a Ph.D. This is certainly the case in
the Waybridge Dr SE / Grenelefe Dr SE neighborhood, where 30.7% have
earned an advanced degree. Compare that to the average neighborhood in
America, where just 8.4% of adults have completed a post-graduate degree,
and you can see why this neighborhood is a stand out. In fact, this neighborhood
has a higher rate of adults with an advanced degree than 95.0%
of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Waybridge Dr SE / Grenelefe Dr SE neighborhood has more
Dutch and Yugoslav ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 21.7% of
this neighborhood's residents have Dutch ancestry and 1.4% have Yugoslav ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the
Waybridge Dr SE / Grenelefe Dr SE neighborhood stands out by having 97.1% of commuters
doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work
than NeighborhoodScout found in 99.5% of all American
Notable & Unique: Occupations
The Waybridge Dr SE / Grenelefe Dr SE neighborhood has a higher proportion of
its residents employed as executives, managers and professionals than
96.4% of the neighborhoods in American. In fact, 65.6%
of the employed people here make a living as an executive, a manager, or
other professional. With such a high concentration, this truly shapes
the character of this neighborhood, and to a large degree defines what
this neighborhood is about.