Columbus, MS (14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd)




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About Columbus, MS (14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd median real estate price is $65,791, which is less expensive than 78.0% of Mississippi neighborhoods and 78.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd is currently $471, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 95.4% of Mississippi neighborhoods.

14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Columbus, Mississippi.

14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four 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 14th Ave N / Waterworks 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.

14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd has a 13.0% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 67.6% 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

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: People

One of the unique characteristics of the 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood revealed by analysis is that the per capita income of residents here is lower than that found in 99.4% of the neighborhoods in America. The 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood also has a greater percentage of children living in poverty (83.5%) than found in 99.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Children living in poverty is one of the challenges facing America, and the world, and in this neighborhood in particular, the problem can be considered acute.

In addition, neighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 96.7% of the adult residents in the 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood do not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated adults than found in 97.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that 29.2% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in 99.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

From major sales accounts to fast-food workers, sales and service employees are often the backbone of the local economy. In the 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood, they truly stand out. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis identifies this neighborhood as having a higher percentage of sales and service workers than 99.2% of all American neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result, most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis shows that the 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood has a highly unusual pattern of car ownership. 22.4% of the households in this neighborhood don't own a car at all. This is more carless households than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.


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 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood in Columbus are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 99.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 83.5% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 99.5% 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 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood, 52.2% 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 executive, management, and professional occupations (10.1%), and 9.3% 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 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood in Columbus, MS, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Sub-Saharan African (9.8%). There are also a number of people of African ancestry (9.8%).

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.5% of households.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in 14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (47.9% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (62.2%) 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 (29.2%) . 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. 6 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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14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd 0.101011101001110
Columbus 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 2.76
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Columbus 0.101011101001110
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14th Ave N / Waterworks Rd 0.101011101001110
Columbus 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Better than of MS 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 MS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cmsd Alternative School
924 20 Th Street North
Columbus, MS, 39701
KG-12
Mckellar Vocational Center
810 N Browder Street
Columbus, MS, 39702
09-12
Stokes Beard Elementary School
311 Martin Luther King Dr.
Columbus, MS, 39701
PK-05
Columbus High School
215 Hemlock Street
Columbus, MS, 39702
09-12
Cook Elementary School
2217 N Seventh Street
Columbus, MS, 39705
PK-05
Fairview Elementary School
225 Airline Road
Columbus, MS, 39702
PK-05
Franklin Academy
501 N Third Avenue
Columbus, MS, 39701
PK-05
Sale Elementary School
520 Warpath Road
Columbus, MS, 39702
PK-05
Columbus Middle School
175 Highway 373
Columbus, MS, 39705
06-08

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