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 Warren,
the Van Dyke Ave / Murthum Ave 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 Dyke Ave / Murthum Ave neighborhood has more
Polish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 37.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Polish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the
Van Dyke Ave / Murthum Ave 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
Van Dyke Ave / Murthum Ave community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
Notable & Unique: Length of Commute
Regardless of the means by which residents commute, this neighborhood has
a length of commute that is notable.
Residents of the Van Dyke Ave / Murthum Ave neighborhood have the pleasure
of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in
America. 100.0% of the residents have a commute time from
home to work (one way) of less than fifteen minutes. This is a higher
proportion of residents enjoying a short trip to work than NeighborhoodScout
found in 99.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting
means more time for other things in life.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the
Van Dyke Ave / Murthum Ave (100.0%) than in 99.9% of the
neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
One of the notable things about Van Dyke Ave / Murthum Ave 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.
In addition, this neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 0.0% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the Van Dyke Ave / Murthum Ave neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the Van Dyke Ave / Murthum Ave
neighborhood as having one of the highest concentrations of people employed
in manufacturing or as laborers of any neighborhood in America. In fact,
despite the loss of manufacturing jobs nationally, this neighborhood has
50.0% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a
higher proportion than 99.4% of American neighborhoods.