Romulus, MI (Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd)




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About Romulus, MI (Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd median real estate price is $55,508, which is less expensive than 84.8% of Michigan neighborhoods and 84.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd is currently $760, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 77.5% of Michigan neighborhoods.

Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Romulus, Michigan.

Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd real estate 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Real estate vacancies in Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd are 5.3%, which is lower than one will find in 73.9% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

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 Romulus, the Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd 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 Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd neighborhood has more Yugoslav and Romanian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.0% of this neighborhood's residents have Yugoslav ancestry and 1.8% have Romanian ancestry.

Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Polish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

Single parenting is hard. But you don't have to tell the Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd neighborhood about it; they already know. 21.9% of this neighborhood's households are run by single mothers, which is a higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 97.3% of American neighborhoods. Further NeighborhoodScout research showed strong statistical correlations among high rates of children living in single parent households, and neighborhood crime, particularly violent crime, neighborhood poverty, and, importantly, the percentage of low weight births and rates of infant mortality.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

The real estate in this neighborhood consists of more mobile homes than 96.4% of all neighborhoods in America, with 33.4% of the occupied housing here being classified as mobile homes. So if you are looking for a mobile home, or you like the look and feel of mobile home parks, this neighborhood might have the setting you desire.


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 Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd neighborhood in Romulus are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 63.7% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 34.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 77.2% 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 Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd neighborhood, 28.0% 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 manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 27.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (24.1%), and 20.3% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd neighborhood in Romulus, MI, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (13.2%). There are also a number of people of Sub-Saharan African ancestry (10.2%), and residents who report African roots (9.4%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (7.3%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (5.2%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.1%).

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 Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (31.5% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (86.1%) 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. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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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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Van Born Rd / Wayne Rd 0.101011101001110
Romulus 0.101011101001110
Michigan 4.16
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Romulus 0.101011101001110
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Romulus 0.101011101001110
Michigan 28

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 16 Condition Alerts found.

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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
Romulus Early College
9650 Wayne Rd
Romulus, MI, 48174
M-M
Romulus Adult Education Alternative
9650 Wayne Rd
Romulus, MI, 48174
09-12
Community Middle/Community High School
9650 Wayne Rd
Romulus, MI, 48174
M-M
Romulus Elementary School
32200 Beverly Rd
Romulus, MI, 48174
KG-05
Romulus Senior High School
9650 Wayne Rd
Romulus, MI, 48174
09-12
Wick Elementary School
36900 Wick Rd
Romulus, MI, 48174
KG-05
Romulus Middle School
37300 Wick Rd
Romulus, MI, 48174
06-08
Barth Elementary School
38207 Barth St
Romulus, MI, 48174
KG-05
Hale Creek Elementary School
16200 Harrison
Romulus, MI, 48174
KG-05

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