Morristown, NJ (Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd)




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About Morristown, NJ (Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd median real estate price is $698,094, which is more expensive than 92.6% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey and 93.5% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd is currently $2,340, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 93.3% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey.

Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Morristown, New Jersey.

Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd 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 owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 9.4% in Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 48.9% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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: People

If you come to know the people here, you will recognize that you're in the company of one of the wealthiest communities in the nation. In fact, a mere 1.3% of America's neighborhoods are wealthier than the Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood. Real estate here is exceedingly well-maintained, and similarly, tends to maintain its value over time. The cars driven are mostly luxury brands like Mercedes, Audi, BMW, and Lexus. If the public schools aren't up to snuff, the residents of this neighborhood preferentially send their children to private preparatory schools. Vacation to Disney? Yes, but equally popular are summers in Europe. As one would expect in a considerably wealthy neighborhood such as this, Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd also has one of the lowest ratings of child poverty in the nation.

In addition, think about the people you know personally. How many of them would purchase box seats to opening night at the symphony? How many of them regularly attend gallery openings, or are the first to reserve tickets to opening night at the ballet? If they're like most of us, they don't do any of these things. But if you're among an exclusive crowd of wealthy and refined patrons of the arts, then you'll feel right at home in the Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood: a neighborhood in which more "urban sophisticates" live than 98.0% of neighborhoods across the U.S. Here, your neighbors are defined as having urbane tastes in literature, music, live theatre and the arts. They are wealthy, educated, travel in style, and live a big city lifestyle whether or not they live in or near a big city. In addition to being an excellent choice for urban sophisticates, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for active retirees and highly educated executives.

Also, the rate of college educated adults in the Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood is a unique characteristic of the neighborhood. 71.8% 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 97.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Owner-occupied real estate dominates the Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 99.5% of neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood has more Italian and Russian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 27.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 5.9% have Russian ancestry.

Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Gujarati, which is native to the Indian state of Gujarat, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.6% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods, but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the transience of its populace. More residents of the Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood live here today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago than is found in 95.1% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.


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 Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood in Morristown 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 98.7% 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

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood, 59.8% 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 21.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (16.0%), and 2.3% 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 Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood in Morristown, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (27.3%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (24.4%), and residents who report German roots (12.0%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (11.2%), along with some Russian ancestry residents (5.9%), among others. In addition, 10.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 86.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (5.9%).

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 Mount Kemble Ave / Harter Rd neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (35.4% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (91.7%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also take the train to get to work (5.5%) . 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. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Morristown 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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Morristown 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Hillcrest School
160 Hillcrest Avenue
Morristown, NJ, 07960
KG-02
Normandy Park School
19 A Normandy Parkway
Morristown, NJ, 07960
KG-05
Morristown High School
50 Early Street
Morristown, NJ, 07960
09-12
Alexander Hamilton
24 Mills Street
Morristown, NJ, 07960
03-05
Alfred Vail School
125 Speedwell Avenue
Morris Plains, NJ, 07950
KG-02
Frelinghuysen Middle School
West Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ, 07960
06-08
Lafayette Lerning Center
31 Hazel Street
Morristown, NJ, 07960
PK-PK
Sussex Avenue School
125 Sussex Avenue
Morristown, NJ, 07960
03-05
Thomas Jefferson School
James Street & Ogden Place
Morristown, NJ, 07960
03-05
Woodland School
51 Johnston Drive
Convent Station, NJ, 07961
KG-02

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