Shelby, MI (Stony Lake / Little Point Sable)




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About Shelby, MI (Stony Lake / Little Point Sable)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Stony Lake / Little Point Sable median real estate price is $175,271, which is more expensive than 71.9% of the neighborhoods in Michigan and 47.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Stony Lake / Little Point Sable is currently $724, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 79.6% of Michigan neighborhoods.

Stony Lake / Little Point Sable is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Shelby, Michigan.

Stony Lake / Little Point Sable 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 owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Stony Lake / Little Point Sable. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 51.9%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 98.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods. A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (43.4%). 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

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood has more Dutch and Danish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 11.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Dutch ancestry and 2.1% have Danish ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Vacant homes and apartments are a significant characteristic of this neighborhood. In fact, with 51.9% of the residential real estate vacant, the Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood claims the distinction of having a higher vacancy rate than 98.8% of the neighborhoods in America. This can either be because much of the property is seasonally occupied, like in many vacation areas, or that much of the real estate is more permanently abandoned.

In addition, this neighborhood has wide open spaces, few people, and lots of space to stretch out. If you like locations that fit that description, you may like this neighborhood. Based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, with only 36 people per square mile living here, this neighborhood is less crowded than 91.8% of America. One of the notable things about Stony Lake / Little Point Sable 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.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

Each year, fewer and fewer Americans make their living as farmers, foresters, or fishers. But the Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood truly stands out among U.S. neighborhoods. According to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, this neighborhood has a greater proportion of farmers, foresters, or fishers than 98.7% of all American neighborhoods. This is truly a unique cultural characteristic of this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

A unique way of commuting is simply not to. And in the Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood, analysis shows that 15.4% of the residents work from home, avoiding a commute altogether. This may not seem like a large number, but it is a higher proportion of people working from home than is found in 98.5% of the neighborhoods in the United States. One thing NeighborhoodScout's research reveals is that the wealthier and/or more isolated the neighborhood, the greater the proportion of residents who choose to work from home.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 8.7% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in Michigan, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in Michigan.


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 Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood in Shelby are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 42.1% of the neighborhoods in America. With 22.7% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 61.3% of U.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 Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood, 30.2% 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 27.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (18.5%), and 14.3% 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 Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood in Shelby, MI, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (30.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (15.5%), and residents who report English roots (13.2%), and some of the residents are also of Dutch ancestry (11.2%), along with some Mexican ancestry residents (6.6%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood is English, spoken by 93.5% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (5.7%).

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 Stony Lake / Little Point Sable neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (45.8% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (88.7%) 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 (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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Stony Lake / Little Point Sable 0.101011101001110
Shelby 0.101011101001110
Michigan 4.16
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Stony Lake / Little Point Sable 0.101011101001110
Shelby 0.101011101001110
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Shelby 0.101011101001110
Michigan 28

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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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
Montague Area Childhood Center
9151 Dicey St
Montague, MI, 49437
PK-KG
Oehrli Elementary School
4859 Knudsen St
Montague, MI, 49437
01-05
Montague High School
4900 Stanton Blvd
Montague, MI, 49437
09-12
Nellie B. Chisholm Middle School
4700 Stanton Blvd
Montague, MI, 49437
06-08

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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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
Oceana Community Education
641 N State St
Shelby, MI, 49455
M-M
Shelby Middle School
525 North State St
Shelby, MI, 49455
06-08
Thomas Read Elementary School
155 East 6 Th St
Shelby, MI, 49455
KG-05
Shelby High School
641 North State St
Shelby, MI, 49455
09-12
Early Childhood Center
155 E 6 Th St
Shelby, MI, 49455
PK-PK
New Era Elementary School
2752 Hillcrest Dr
New Era, MI, 49446
01-05

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