When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing
is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look
the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for
a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups.
This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the
Mount Mourne neighborhood stands out by having 96.5% of commuters
doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work
than NeighborhoodScout found in 99.3% of all American
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 Mount Mourne neighborhood may actually hold
the key. 72.8% of its residents are married, which is a higher
percentage than is found in 99.3% of the neighborhoods
In addition, a majority of the adults in the Mount Mourne neighborhood
are wealthy and educated executives. They own stately
homes that tend to maintain high real estate appreciation rates. Their
upper-level careers keep them busy, but allow them to live comfortably.
If you're an executive and want to keep similar company, consider settling
in this neighborhood, rated as an executive lifestyle
"best choice" neighborhood for North Carolina by NeighborhoodScout's analysis,
which rated it as better for executive lifestyles than 99.0%
of the neighborhoods in North Carolina.
In addition to being an excellent choice for highly educated executives, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for active retirees, families with school-aged children and urban sophisticates.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
One of the notable things about Mount Mourne is that it is one of the quietest neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and quantitative rating of quietness. When you are here, you will find it to be very quiet. If quiet and peaceful are your cup of tea, you may have found a great place for you.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Mount Mourne neighborhood has more
Scottish and Scots-Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 5.4% of
this neighborhood's residents have Scottish ancestry and 3.6% have Scots-Irish ancestry.
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 Mount Mourne neighborhood has
a highly unusual pattern of car ownership.
Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's
Analysis reveals that 21.7% of the households here have four, five,
or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 96.1% of
the neighborhoods in the nation.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
Executives, managers and professionals make up 63.1% of the workforce
in the Mount Mourne neighborhood which, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, is a higher proportion of such
high-level people than is found in 95.1% of the neighborhoods
in America. For this reason, this neighborhood really stands out as unique.