Lakewood, NJ (Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars)




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About Lakewood, NJ (Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars median real estate price is $429,146, which is more expensive than 72.5% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey and 83.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars is currently $1,809, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 71.8% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey.

Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lakewood, New Jersey.

Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Real estate vacancies in Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars are 7.0%, which is lower than one will find in 63.1% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars 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

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars neighborhood has more Hungarian and Lithuanian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 6.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Hungarian ancestry and 1.5% have Lithuanian ancestry.

Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.2% 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 99.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars neighborhood, many people's commute means walking from the bedroom to the home office. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that 14.2% 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 98.0% 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: People

Astoundingly, NeighborhoodScout's research reveals that this single neighborhood has a higher concentration of married couples living here than 95.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Whether they have school-aged children or not, married couples are the rule in the Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars neighborhood. If you are a married couple, you may find many people here with a similar lifestyle, and perhaps common interests. But if you are single, you might not find many other singles here.


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 Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars neighborhood in Lakewood are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 41.7% of the neighborhoods in America. With 37.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 81.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars neighborhood, 38.2% 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 23.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (19.6%), and 18.7% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars neighborhood in Lakewood, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Polish (7.6%). There are also a number of people of Hungarian ancestry (6.5%), and residents who report German roots (5.1%), and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (4.6%), along with some South American ancestry residents (3.4%), among others. In addition, 11.5% 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 Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars neighborhood is English, spoken by 73.4% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Yiddish and Hebrew.

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 Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (35.9% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (79.4%) 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 (15.1%) . 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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars 0.101011101001110
Lakewood 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars 0.101011101001110
Lakewood 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26
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Chestnut Estates / Seven Stars 0.101011101001110
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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