Hesperia, MI (Village Center)




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About Hesperia, MI (Village Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the Village Center of Hesperia is $90,754, which is less expensive than 68.6% of Michigan neighborhoods and 68.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Hesperia Village Center is currently $736, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 81.3% of Michigan neighborhoods.

Hesperia Village Center is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Hesperia, Michigan.

Real estate in the Village Center of Hesperia, MI is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Village Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Hesperia Village Center. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 25.7%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 91.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods. A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (17.8%). This can occur in vacation areas, and occasionally it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session. If you live here year round, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

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 Hesperia, the Village Center 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 Hesperia Village Center neighborhood has more Dutch ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 10.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Dutch ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 41 residents per square mile, Hesperia Village Center is less crowded than 90.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods. One of the notable things about Hesperia Village Center is that it is one of the quietest neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and quantitative rating of quietness. When you are here, you will find it to be very quiet. If quiet and peaceful are your cup of tea, you may have found a great place for you.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Village Center neighborhood in Hesperia are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 68.5% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 29.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 71.9% 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 Hesperia Village Center neighborhood, 37.5% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 23.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (20.6%), and 16.1% 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 Village Center neighborhood in Hesperia, MI, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (21.4%). There are also a number of people of Dutch ancestry (10.8%), and residents who report Irish roots (9.7%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (8.7%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (6.3%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Hesperia Village Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.2% of households.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Hesperia Village Center neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (32.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (84.7%) 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 (12.4%) . 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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Village Center 0.101011101001110
Hesperia 0.101011101001110
Michigan 4.16
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Michigan 18.86
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Hesperia 0.101011101001110
Michigan 28

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 15 Condition Alerts found.

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FREMONT PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Pathfinder Elementary School
109 West 44 Th St
Fremont, MI, 49412
KG-02
Quest High School
350 Cedar St
Fremont, MI, 49412
PK-12
Daisy Brook Elementary School
502 North Division Ave
Fremont, MI, 49412
03-05
Fremont High School
5421 S Warner Ave
Fremont, MI, 49412
09-12
Fremont Middle School
500 Woodrow St
Fremont, MI, 49412
06-08

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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HESPERIA COMMUNITY SCHOOLS


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District Quality Compared to Michigan

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Better than of MI school districts.

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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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MI Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Hesperia Community Education
232 South Cook St
Hesperia, MI, 49421
08-12
Hesperia St. Clair Elementary School
96 South Division St
Hesperia, MI, 49421
KG-04
Hesperia High School
96 South Division St
Hesperia, MI, 49421
09-12
Hesperia Middle School
96 South Division St
Hesperia, MI, 49421
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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WHITE CLOUD PUBLIC SCHOOLS


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District Quality Compared to Michigan

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Better than of MI school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MI Quality Rating Compared to Nation
White Cloud Junior High School
555 East Wilcox Ave
White Cloud, MI, 49349
06-08
White Cloud High School
555 East Wilcox Ave
White Cloud, MI, 49349
09-12
White Cloud Elementary School
585 East Pine Hill St
White Cloud, MI, 49349
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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