Oxford, MS (Spring Hill / Yocona)




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About Oxford, MS (Spring Hill / Yocona)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Spring Hill / Yocona median real estate price is $182,487, which is more expensive than 81.3% of the neighborhoods in Mississippi and 45.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Spring Hill / Yocona is currently $927, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 61.1% of the neighborhoods in Mississippi.

Spring Hill / Yocona is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Oxford, Mississippi.

Spring Hill / Yocona real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Spring Hill / Yocona neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Spring Hill / Yocona. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 20.5%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 85.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by new construction that is not yet occupied. But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually 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 Oxford, the Spring Hill / Yocona neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

If you are planning to retire in Mississippi, this neighborhood should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, Spring Hill / Yocona may be considered a retiree's dream neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and metrics, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in Mississippi, while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose to live here, makes the neighborhood more retiree-friendly than 97.4% of neighborhoods in MS. If a Mississippi retirement is in your future, this neighborhood should be one of the places you visit. In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives and families with school-aged children.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Significantly, 3.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Tagalog, which is the first language of the Philippine region, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

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 31 people per square mile living here, this neighborhood is less crowded than 92.7% of America.


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 Spring Hill / Yocona neighborhood in Oxford are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 60.0% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 1.9% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 87.0% of America'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 Spring Hill / Yocona neighborhood, 34.3% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 28.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (18.4%), and 18.0% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Spring Hill / Yocona neighborhood in Oxford, MS, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (12.4%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (5.6%), and residents who report Scottish roots (4.4%), and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (4.1%), along with some French ancestry residents (2.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Spring Hill / Yocona neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.5% of households. Some people also speak Tagalog (the first language of the Philippine region) (3.8%).

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 Spring Hill / Yocona neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (41.3% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (91.2%) 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 (8.3%) . 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

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Spring Hill / Yocona 0.101011101001110
Oxford 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 2.76
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Spring Hill / Yocona 0.101011101001110
Oxford 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 28.34
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Spring Hill / Yocona 0.101011101001110
Oxford 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 15 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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District Quality Compared to Mississippi

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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
Oxford Learning Center
399 North Fifth Street
Oxford, MS, 38655
05-12
Bramlett Elementary School
225 Bramlett Boulevard
Oxford, MS, 38655
PK-KG
Oxford Intermediate School
501 Martin Luther King, Jr Dri
Oxford, MS, 38655
05-06
Della Davidson Elementary
209 Commonwealth Blvd.
Oxford, MS, 38655
03-04
Oxford High School
101 Oxford Loop
Oxford, MS, 38655
09-12
Oxford Middle School
222 Bramlett Blvd
Oxford, MS, 38655
07-08
Scott Child Development Center
401 North Fifth Street
Oxford, MS, 38655
UG-UG
Oxford Elementary School
1637 Highway 30 East
Oxford, MS, 38655
01-02

School District Enrollment By Group

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LAFAYETTE CO SCHOOL DIST


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District Quality Compared to Mississippi

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Better than of MS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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
Oxf/Laf School Of Applied Tech
134 Hwy 7 South
Oxford, MS, 38655
09-12
Lafayette Elementary School
150 Commodore Dr.
Oxford, MS, 38655
PK-02
Lafayette High School
160 Commodore Dr.
Oxford, MS, 38655
09-12
Lafayette Middle School
102 Commodore Dr.
Oxford, MS, 38655
06-08
Lafayette Upper Elementary School
120 Commodore Drive
Oxford, MS, 38655
03-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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