Lakewood, NJ (Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave)




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About Lakewood, NJ (Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave median real estate price is $577,104, which is more expensive than 86.0% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey and 89.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave is currently $1,586, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 46.5% of New Jersey neighborhoods.

Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lakewood, New Jersey.

Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave are 4.6%, which is lower than one will find in 78.8% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

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 Lakewood, the Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

One of the really interesting characteristics about the Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 0.1% of college-friendly places to live in the state of New Jersey.

In addition, an extraordinary 13.3% of the residents of the Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood are currently enrolled in college. This is such a large part of life in this neighborhood that the neighborhood changes a great deal with the change of semesters and is far quieter during the summer when many students are away.

Also, 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 Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood may actually hold the key. 65.8% of its residents are married, which is a higher percentage than is found in 95.3% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood has more Eastern European and Hungarian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.7% of this neighborhood's residents have Eastern European ancestry and 5.9% have Hungarian ancestry.

Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 12.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Yiddish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.9% of the neighborhoods in America.

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 Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood have the pleasure of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in America. 71.2% 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: Modes of Transportation

In the Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood, walking to work is a real option for many. In fact, NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research reveals walking to and from work is the chosen way to commute for 21.3% of residents here. This is a higher proportion of walking commuters than we found in 97.9% of American neighborhoods. Get ready to put on your walking shoes if you move here!

Also, in the Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood, many people's commute means walking from the bedroom to the home office. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that 12.7% 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 96.9% 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: Real Estate

Many people dream of living along a street lined with row houses or other attached homes. Such places do often have an abundance of charm. If you are one of these people, the Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood could be your paradise. With 24.4% of the homes and real estate here classified as rowhouses or other attached homes, this neighborhood brims with opportunity to find the right place for you. Only 4.7% of U.S. neighborhoods have more row houses than this neighborhood, making it one of the most interesting things about this special neighborhood.


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 Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood in Lakewood are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 94.1% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 57.5% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 94.3% of U.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 Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood, 54.5% 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 25.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (14.3%), and 5.7% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood in Lakewood, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Polish (14.1%). There are also a number of people of Hungarian ancestry (5.9%), and residents who report Eastern European roots (4.7%), and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (3.3%), along with some Russian ancestry residents (3.2%), among others.

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 Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 79.2% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Yiddish, Hebrew and Spanish.

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 Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (71.2% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (58.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (21.3%) and 15.3% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors for their daily commute. 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 Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave 0.101011101001110
Lakewood 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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Beth Medrash Govoha / Madison Ave 0.101011101001110
Lakewood 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26
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Lakewood 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 12 Condition Alerts found.

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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
Oak Street Elem School
75 Oak Street
Lakewood, NJ, 08701
01-05
Lakewood Early Childhood Center
100 Linden Avenue
Lakewood, NJ, 08701
PK-PK
Lakewood High School
855 Somerset Avenue
Lakewood, NJ, 08701
09-12
Clifton Ave Grade School
625 Clifton Avenue
Lakewood, NJ, 08701
01-05
Ella G Clarke Elementary School
455 Manetta Avenue
Lakewood, NJ, 08701
01-05
Lakewood Middle School
755 Somerset Avenue
Lakewood, NJ, 08701
06-08
Spruce Street Elementary School
90 Spruce Street
Lakewood, NJ, 08701
KG-01

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