Calhoun City, MS (Slate Spring)




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About Calhoun City, MS (Slate Spring)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Slate Spring median real estate price is $72,430, which is less expensive than 72.2% of Mississippi neighborhoods and 72.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Slate Spring is currently $761, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 62.0% of Mississippi neighborhoods.

Slate Spring is a remote neighborhood (based on population density) located in Calhoun City, Mississippi.

Slate Spring 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 Slate Spring neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Slate Spring has a 15.0% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 74.2% 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

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 Calhoun City, the Slate Spring neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or three. But households in the Slate Spring neighborhood buck this trend. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 28.8% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 97.6% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Unpopulated, and rural, the Slate Spring neighborhood is one of the least crowded neighborhoods in all of America. If you like open space, no traffic, and lots of room, this neighborhood may be just what you are looking for. According to NeighborhoodScout's leading research, this neighborhood is less densely populated than 96.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

There is an especially high percentage of incarcerated people (0.8%) living in the Slate Spring neighborhood.


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 Slate Spring neighborhood in Calhoun City are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 81.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 24.7% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 64.6% 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 Slate Spring neighborhood, 31.1% 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 25.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (21.4%), and 21.2% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.

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 Slate Spring neighborhood in Calhoun City, MS, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (12.4%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (6.4%), and residents who report Scots-Irish roots (2.4%), and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (2.4%), along with some French ancestry residents (1.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Slate Spring neighborhood is English, spoken by 99.4% of households.

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 Slate Spring neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (44.1% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (90.5%) 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 (8.1%) . 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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Slate Spring 0.101011101001110
Calhoun City 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 2.76
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Slate Spring 0.101011101001110
Calhoun City 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 28.34
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Slate Spring 0.101011101001110
Calhoun City 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Calhoun City High School
201 North Beadle
Calhoun City, MS, 38916
09-12
Vardaman High School
106 W.B. Gregg
Vardaman, MS, 38878
07-12
Bruce Elementary School
136 South Mcsweyn
Bruce, MS, 38915
PK-03
Bruce Upper Elementary School
212 North Mcsweyn
Bruce, MS, 38915
04-06
Calhoun Co Career & Tech Ctr
302 North Madison
Calhoun City, MS, 38916
09-12
Vardaman Elementary School
114 W.B. Gregg
Vardaman, MS, 38878
PK-06
Calhoun City Middle School
207 North Jackson
Calhoun City, MS, 38916
05-08
Calhoun City Elementary School
506 East Seamans
Calhoun City, MS, 38916
PK-04
Bruce High School
430 East Countiss Street
Bruce, MS, 38915
07-12

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