Canton, MS (W Peace St / W Fulton St)




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About Canton, MS (W Peace St / W Fulton St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

W Peace St / W Fulton St median real estate price is $90,763, which is less expensive than 58.4% of Mississippi neighborhoods and 58.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in W Peace St / W Fulton St is currently $653, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 76.8% of Mississippi neighborhoods.

W Peace St / W Fulton St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Canton, Mississippi.

W Peace St / W Fulton St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the W Peace St / W Fulton St neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

W Peace St / W Fulton St has a 14.4% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 72.4% 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 Canton, the W Peace St / W Fulton St neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

Whether by choice, divorce, or unplanned pregnancy, single moms may have the toughest job in the book. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that the W Peace St / W Fulton St neighborhood has more single mother households than 99.5% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. Often high concentrations of single mother homes can be a strong indicator of family and social issues such as poverty, high rates of school dropouts, crime, and other societal problems.

In addition, the W Peace St / W Fulton St neighborhood stands out for having an average per capita income lower than 98.4% of the neighborhoods in the United States. Also of note, 63.1% of the children in this area live in poverty; an extraordinarily high percentage compared to other neighborhoods in the nation. In a nation where approximately one in four children grows up in poverty, this neighborhood stands out for the depth of the problem manifested here.


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 W Peace St / W Fulton St neighborhood in Canton are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 98.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 63.1% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 96.2% 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 W Peace St / W Fulton St neighborhood, 38.5% 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 manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 34.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (18.0%), and 7.3% in executive, management, and professional 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 W Peace St / W Fulton St neighborhood in Canton, MS, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Sub-Saharan African (15.7%). There are also a number of people of African ancestry (15.7%), and residents who report Mexican roots (6.7%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (1.2%).

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the W Peace St / W Fulton St neighborhood is English, spoken by 89.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (10.7%).

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 W Peace St / W Fulton St neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (49.4% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (83.7%) 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 (9.8%) . 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

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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W Peace St / W Fulton St 0.101011101001110
Canton 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 2.76
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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W Peace St / W Fulton St 0.101011101001110
Canton 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 28.34
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W Peace St / W Fulton St 0.101011101001110
Canton 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 12 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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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
Canton Educational Services Center
529 N. Mace Street
Canton, MS, 39046
04-12
Canton Career Center
487 North Union Extension
Canton, MS, 39046
10-12
Huey L. Porter Middle School
551 Finney Road
Canton, MS, 39046
06-08
Canton Elementary School
740 East Academy Street
Canton, MS, 39046
02-05
Canton Public High School
634 Finney Road
Canton, MS, 39046
09-12
Mc Neal Elementary School
364 Martin Luther King Drive
Canton, MS, 39046
PK-02
Reuben B. Myers Canton School Of Ar
357 Old Yazoo Road
Canton, MS, 39046
KG-05
Jimmie M. Goodloe Elementary School
551 Finney Road
Canton, MS, 39046
KG-05
Nichols Middle School
529 North Mace Street
Canton, MS, 39046
05-08

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