Pontiac, MI (N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr)




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About Pontiac, MI (N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr median real estate price is $62,732, which is less expensive than 80.9% of Michigan neighborhoods and 80.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr is currently $1,110, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 73.2% of the neighborhoods in Michigan.

N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Pontiac, Michigan.

N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr has a 14.7% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 73.9% 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: People

An interesting characteristic about the N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr neighborhood is that there are more incarcerated people living here than 99.3% of neighborhoods in the U.S. The United States has the highest rate of incarceration in the world, currently with 1 out of every 100 adults in the country are incarcerated as a punishment for crimes committed. The extremely high incarceration rate of this neighborhood could mean that a prison, juvenile detention facility or other correctional facility occupies a large proportion of the neighborhood, or contains a large portion of the neighborhood's population.

In addition, one of the unique characteristics of the N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr neighborhood revealed by analysis is that the per capita income of residents here is lower than that found in 96.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods, but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the transience of its populace. In the N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr neighborhood, a greater proportion of the residents living here today did not live here five years ago than is found in 98.4% of U.S. Neighborhoods. This neighborhood, more than almost any other in America, has new residents from other areas.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Significantly, 1.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak African languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.4% of the neighborhoods in America.


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 N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr neighborhood in Pontiac are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 96.0% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 35.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 79.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr neighborhood, 37.5% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 29.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (17.2%), and 15.5% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr neighborhood in Pontiac, MI, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (15.1%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (11.1%), and residents who report Irish roots (4.2%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (3.9%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (3.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr neighborhood is English, spoken by 83.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (14.1%).

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 N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (39.8% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (76.7%) 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 (13.0%) and 5.9% of residents also hop out the door and walk to work for their daily commute. 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

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr 0.101011101001110
Pontiac 0.101011101001110
Michigan 4.16

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Pontiac 0.101011101001110
Michigan 18.86

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N Telegraph Rd / County Center Dr 0.101011101001110
Pontiac 0.101011101001110
Michigan 28

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 13 Condition Alerts found.

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PONTIAC CITY 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
Pontiac Middle School
1275 North Perry St
Pontiac, MI, 48340
07-09
Owen Elementary School
1700 Baldwin Ave
Pontiac, MI, 48340
KG-06
Whitmer Human Resource Center
60 Parkhurst St
Pontiac, MI, 48342
KG-06
Kennedy Center
1700 Baldwin Ave
Pontiac, MI, 48340
KG-12
Alcott School
460 West Kennett Rd
Pontiac, MI, 48340
KG-06
Herrington School
541 Bay St
Pontiac, MI, 48342
KG-06
Pontiac High School
1051 Arlene Ave
Pontiac, MI, 48340
10-12
Rogers School
2600 Dexter Rd
Auburn Hills, MI, 48326
KG-06

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