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 Lisbon,
the Fort Ransom / Elliott 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 Fort Ransom / Elliott neighborhood has more
Norwegian and Swedish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 48.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Norwegian ancestry and 8.8% have Swedish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the
Fort Ransom / Elliott neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children
living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation
where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the
Fort Ransom / Elliott community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
In addition, 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 Fort Ransom / Elliott neighborhood may actually hold
the key. 69.3% of its residents are married, which is a higher
percentage than is found in 98.1% of the neighborhoods
Also, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, Fort Ransom / Elliott
is among the best neighborhoods for families in North Dakota. In fact, this neighborhood is
more family-friendly than 96.1% of neighborhoods
in the entire state of North Dakota. Its combination of top public
schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives
this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other
families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong
sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents
influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will
find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the
Fort Ransom / Elliott neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
Unpopulated, and rural, the Fort Ransom / Elliott neighborhood is one of the least crowded neighborhoods in all of America. If you like open space, no traffic, and lots of room, this neighborhood may be just what you are looking for. According to NeighborhoodScout's leading research, this neighborhood is less densely populated than 98.9% of the neighborhoods in America. One of the notable things about Fort Ransom / Elliott 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: Modes of Transportation
A unique way of commuting is simply not to. And in the Fort Ransom / Elliott
neighborhood, analysis shows that 13.8% of the residents work
from home, avoiding a commute altogether. This may not seem like a large number,
but it is a higher proportion of people working from home than is found in
97.7% of the neighborhoods in the United States.
One thing NeighborhoodScout's research reveals is that the wealthier and/or
more isolated the neighborhood, the greater the proportion of residents who
choose to work from home.
Also, in the Fort Ransom / Elliott neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular
way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that
20.9% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in
95.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
Each year, fewer and fewer Americans make their living as farmers, foresters,
or fishers. But the Fort Ransom / Elliott neighborhood truly stands
out among U.S. neighborhoods. According to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis,
this neighborhood has a greater proportion of farmers, foresters, or fishers
than 96.3% of all American neighborhoods. This is truly a unique
cultural characteristic of this neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or
three. But households in the Fort Ransom / Elliott neighborhood buck
Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's
Analysis reveals that 42.6% of the households here have four, five,
or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 95.2% of
the neighborhoods in the nation.