Benson, NC (Coats Crossroads / Spilona)




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About Benson, NC (Coats Crossroads / Spilona)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Coats Crossroads / Spilona median real estate price is $147,187, which is more expensive than 51.0% of the neighborhoods in North Carolina and 37.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Coats Crossroads / Spilona is currently $987, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 42.3% of North Carolina neighborhoods.

Coats Crossroads / Spilona is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Benson, North Carolina.

Coats Crossroads / Spilona 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 Coats Crossroads / Spilona 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.

Coats Crossroads / Spilona has a 11.4% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 60.9% 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 Benson, the Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

Priests and therapists would like to think they know the secrets to a truly successful marriage, but according to NeighborhoodScout's research, the folks of the Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood may actually hold the key. 66.9% of its residents are married, which is a higher percentage than is found in 96.4% of the neighborhoods in America.

In addition, if you're looking for a great spot to raise a family, then look no further than the Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that the combination of good quality public schools, above-average safety from crime, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family homes, help make this neighborhood among the top 14.2% of family-friendly neighborhoods across the state of North Carolina. In addition, there are a high proportion of other families with school-aged children living here, making it easy for parents and their children to socialize and develop a sense of community support. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of the local schools, in part due to the educational attainment of the parents here, who vote in support of the public schools.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood stands out nationally for having a greater proportion of its residents active in the military than 96.3% of other U.S. neighborhoods. If you come here, you will notice military people active in their jobs, going to and from work, and in plain clothes out and about the neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood has more Scottish and Native American ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 5.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Scottish ancestry and 2.4% have Native American ancestry.


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 Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood in Benson are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 43.7% of the neighborhoods in America. With 17.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 51.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood, 39.6% 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 26.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (18.8%), and 14.7% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood in Benson, NC, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (15.4%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (11.1%), and residents who report Irish roots (9.7%), and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (5.2%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (3.4%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.5% 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 Coats Crossroads / Spilona neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (86.8%) 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 (9.5%) . 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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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Coats Crossroads / Spilona 0.101011101001110
Benson 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 3.47
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Coats Crossroads / Spilona 0.101011101001110
Benson 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27.50
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Coats Crossroads / Spilona 0.101011101001110
Benson 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert 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

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