Valentine, NE (City Center)




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About Valentine, NE (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Valentine is $136,579, which is more expensive than 47.8% of the neighborhoods in Nebraska and 33.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Valentine City Center is currently $767, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 57.4% of Nebraska neighborhoods.

Valentine City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Valentine, Nebraska.

Real estate in the City Center of Valentine, NE is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Valentine City Center has a 13.6% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 69.6% 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 Valentine, the City Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Length of Commute

Regardless of the means by which residents commute, this neighborhood has a length of commute that is notable. Residents of the Valentine City Center neighborhood have the pleasure of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in America. 71.5% of the residents have a commute time from home to work (one way) of less than fifteen minutes. This is a higher proportion of residents enjoying a short trip to work than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.5% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting means more time for other things in life.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Valentine City Center neighborhood has more Native American ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.6% of this neighborhood's residents have Native American ancestry.

Valentine City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Native American languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.3% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Valentine City Center neighborhood, many people's commute means walking from the bedroom to the home office. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that 11.4% of residents worked from home. This may not seem like a large number, but Scout's research shows that this is a higher percentage of people working from home than 95.5% of the neighborhoods in America. Often people who work from home are engaged in the creative or technological economy, such as is found in areas around Boston, and in Silicon Valley. Other times, people may be engaged in other businesses like trading stocks from home, or running a small beauty salon.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

Each year, fewer and fewer Americans make their living as farmers, foresters, or fishers. But the Valentine City Center 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 95.1% of all American neighborhoods. This is truly a unique cultural characteristic of this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the Valentine City Center neighborhood is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 9.0% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in Nebraska, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in Nebraska.


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 City Center neighborhood in Valentine are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 41.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 9.9% 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 64.9% of America'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 Valentine City Center neighborhood, 33.5% 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 26.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (18.8%), and 17.4% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the City Center neighborhood in Valentine, NE, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (29.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (10.5%), and residents who report English roots (7.6%), and some of the residents are also of Native American ancestry (3.6%), along with some Dutch ancestry residents (3.2%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Valentine City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.3% 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 Valentine City Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (71.5% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (81.3%) 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 (13.3%) . 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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Valentine 0.101011101001110
Nebraska 2.75
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Valentine 0.101011101001110
Nebraska 18

Neighborhood Public School Data

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GORDON-RUSHVILLE PUBLIC SCHS


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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Extension School
7773 370 Th Trail
Rushville, NE, 69360
PK-08
Merriman School
200 S Green St
Merriman, NE, 69218
PK-08
Lakeside School
3144 Charlton St
Lakeside, NE, 69351
PK-08
Gordon Rushville High School
810 N Oak St
Gordon, NE, 69343
09-12
Gordon Rushville Elem Gordon
500 W Second
Gordon, NE, 69343
PK-05
Gordon Rushville Ele Rushville
401 Sprague
Rushville, NE, 69360
PK-05
Gordon Rushville Middle School
310 Sprague
Rushville, NE, 69360
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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VALENTINE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS


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District Quality Compared to Nebraska

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Better than of NE school districts.

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Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Valentine Elementary School
615 E 5 Th St
Valentine, NE, 69201
PK-05
German Settlement School
1 Mile E Of German Settle Rd
Crookston, NE, 69212
M-M
Goose Creek School
Hwy 83
Valentine, NE, 69201
PK-08
Cutcomb Lake School
30 Miles S Of Nenzel Nebraska
Cody, NE, 69211
PK-08
Wood Lake School
206 E Dexter
Valentine, NE, 69201
PK-08
Kennedy School
16 B Spur
Valentine, NE, 69201
PK-08
Valentine Middle School
239 N Wood
Valentine, NE, 69201
06-08
Valentine High School
431 N Green St
Valentine, NE, 69201
09-12
Simeon School
State Spur 16 B
Valentine, NE, 69201
M-M

School District Enrollment By Group

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CODY-KILGORE PUBLIC SCHS


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District Quality Compared to Nebraska

(10 is best)

Better than of NE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cody Kilgore Middle School
360 West 4 Th Street
Cody, NE, 69211
06-08
Cody Kilgore Elementary School
100 Nth Burlington Street
Kilgore, NE, 69216
PK-05
Cody Kilgore High School
360 W 4 Th St
Cody, NE, 69211
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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