Brevard, NC (City Center / Brevard College)




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About Brevard, NC (City Center / Brevard College)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

City Center / Brevard College median real estate price is $218,305, which is more expensive than 74.3% of the neighborhoods in North Carolina and 56.4% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in City Center / Brevard College is currently $1,078, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 41.0% of North Carolina neighborhoods.

City Center / Brevard College is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Brevard, North Carolina.

City Center / Brevard College 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the City Center / Brevard College neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in City Center / Brevard College. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 17.5%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 80.5% 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 Brevard, the City Center / Brevard College neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the City Center / Brevard College neighborhood has more British and Scots-Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.4% of this neighborhood's residents have British ancestry and 4.5% have Scots-Irish ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

There is an especially high percentage of incarcerated people (1.3%) living in the City Center / Brevard College neighborhood.

In addition, the City Center / Brevard College neighborhood stands out within North Carolina for its college student friendly environment. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood is home to a number of college students, is relatively walkable, and above average in safety. In combination, this makes it stand out for a good place for college students to consider. Because a number of college students live here, this neighborhood may be close to a college campus and offer certain amenities nearby geared towards the student body. While it's not an environment for everyone, ambitious scholars can enjoy seasonal excitement between semesters and school breaks, and parents can rest easy knowing that the area has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 5.5% of college-friendly places to live in NC. In addition to being an excellent choice for college students, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for active retirees.


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 City Center / Brevard College neighborhood in Brevard are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 71.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, 8.8% 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 67.4% 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 City Center / Brevard College neighborhood, 35.2% 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 30.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (20.6%), and 13.8% 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 City Center / Brevard College neighborhood in Brevard, NC, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (11.4%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (8.7%), and residents who report Irish roots (5.8%), and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (5.1%), along with some Scots-Irish ancestry residents (4.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the City Center / Brevard College neighborhood is English, spoken by 93.8% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.7%).

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 City Center / Brevard College neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (55.6% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (83.0%) 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 (11.7%) . 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 Crime Data

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Brevard 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 3.47
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Neighborhood Public School Data

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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NC Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Brevard Middle
400 Fisher Rd
Brevard, NC, 28712
06-08
Rosman Elementary
167 Rosman School Rd
Rosman, NC, 28772
KG-05
Pisgah Forest Elementary
1076 Ecusta Rd
Brevard, NC, 28712
KG-05
Brevard Elementary
601 Greenville Hwy
Brevard, NC, 28712
PK-05
Brevard High
609 Country Club Rd
Brevard, NC, 28712
09-12
Davidson River School
970 Ecusta Rd
Brevard, NC, 28712
06-12
Rosman Middle
2770 Old Rosman Hwy
Rosman, NC, 28772
06-08
Rosman High
749 Pickens Hwy
Rosman, NC, 28772
09-12
T C Henderson Elementary
11839 Rosman Hwy
Lake Toxaway, NC, 28747
KG-05

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