Kinnelon, NJ (Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction)




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About Kinnelon, NJ (Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction median real estate price is $622,752, which is more expensive than 89.0% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey and 91.5% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction is currently $1,850, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 62.8% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey.

Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Kinnelon, New Jersey.

Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

In Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction, the current vacancy rate is 2.6%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 89.6% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

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: People

Wealth makes most things in life easier, and a few things harder. If you are wealthy and enjoy keeping up with the Jones', this neighborhood will interest you. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout's research, the Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood is wealthier than 97.4% of the neighborhoods in the United States. Residents here are truly in a unique situation even when compared to other Americans, based on the sheer amount of wealth concentrated here. Even in times of economic downturn, residents of this neighborhood, as a group, suffered less and recovered more quickly. This is indeed a stand-out characteristic of this neighborhood. As one would expect in a considerably wealthy neighborhood such as this, Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction also has one of the lowest ratings of child poverty in the nation.

In addition, the rate of college educated adults in the Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood is a unique characteristic of the neighborhood. 66.7% of adults here have received at least a 4-year bachelor's degree, compared to the average neighborhood in America, which has 22.6% of the adults with a bachelor's degree. The rate here is higher than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood has more Austrian and Italian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Austrian ancestry and 30.5% have Italian ancestry.

Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak German at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.9% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

One way that the Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood really stands out, is that it has more large 4, 5, or additional bedroom homes and real estate than 95.4% of the neighborhoods in America. When you walk or drive around this neighborhood, you'll instantly notice the size of the homes here which definitely makes a strong visual statement.


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 Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood in Kinnelon are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 97.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.0% 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 100.0% 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 Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood, 60.9% 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 22.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (9.0%), and 8.1% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood in Kinnelon, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (30.5%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (23.1%), and residents who report German roots (18.1%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (9.5%), along with some Asian ancestry residents (6.7%), among others. In addition, 11.9% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood is English, spoken by 80.4% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Arabic and German.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Smoke Rise / Green Pond Junction neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (31.5% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (88.6%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. 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

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Kinnelon 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 8 Condition Alerts found.

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KINNELON SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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 NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Kinnelon High School
121 Kinnelon Road
Kinnelon, NJ, 07405
09-12
Kiel Elementary School
115 Kiel Avenue
Kinnelon, NJ, 07405
PK-02
Pearl R. Miller Middle School
117 Kiel Avenue
Kinnelon, NJ, 07405
06-08
Stonybrook Elementary School
118 Boonton Avenue
Kinnelon, NJ, 07405
KG-05

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