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 Jamestown,
the Fairidge Dr / Woodmont Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the
Fairidge Dr / Woodmont Rd neighborhood stands out by having 95.9% of commuters
doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work
than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.9% of all American
Notable & Unique: People
Astoundingly, NeighborhoodScout's research reveals that this single
neighborhood has a higher concentration of married couples living here
than 98.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Whether they have
school-aged children or not, married couples are the rule in the
Fairidge Dr / Woodmont Rd neighborhood. If you are a married couple, you may find many
people here with a similar lifestyle, and perhaps common interests. But if
you are single, you might not find many other singles here.
In addition, if you are planning to retire in North Carolina, this neighborhood
should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, Fairidge Dr / Woodmont Rd
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 North Carolina,
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 95.3% of neighborhoods in
NC. If a North Carolina 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 families with school-aged children, urban sophisticates and highly educated executives.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Fairidge Dr / Woodmont Rd neighborhood has more
Scots-Irish and French ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Scots-Irish ancestry and 9.7% have French ancestry.
Fairidge Dr / Woodmont Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.6% 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 95.0% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, owner-occupied real estate dominates the Fairidge Dr / Woodmont Rd neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 97.3% of neighborhoods in America.