Morristown, NJ (Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America)




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About Morristown, NJ (Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America median real estate price is $660,466, which is more expensive than 90.7% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey and 92.4% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America is currently $2,259, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 89.5% of the neighborhoods in New Jersey.

Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Morristown, New Jersey.

Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

In Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America, the current vacancy rate is 2.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 92.4% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

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 Morristown, the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood, many people's commute means walking from the bedroom to the home office. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that 14.7% 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 98.3% 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

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 1.9% of America's neighborhoods are wealthier than the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America 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.

In addition, do you like to read, write, and learn? Are you curious about the world? If so, this neighborhood may be a good fit for you. NeighborhoodScout's research revealed that a full 75.0% of the adults living in the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood have earned at least a bachelor's degree. This is a higher rate than NeighborhoodScout found in 97.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. In this way, this neighborhood truly stands out.

Also, if you're a regular supporter of the arts and enjoy outings to the theatre, weekend boutique-ing, or even a finely aged wine with dinner, than you're in good company with the people of the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood. This neighborhood is uniquely immersed with more "urban sophisticates" than 96.8% of neighborhoods across the country. The people here truly stand out as a class among their own. They are an exclusive community characterized by refined tastes, cultural inclinations, and the means to live well. Urban sophisticates live a big city lifestyle, whether or not they live in or near a big city. They are educated executives or managers by week, and serial patrons of the arts by weekend. If this lifestyle pertains to you, than you'll certainly feel right at home in the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood. In addition to being an excellent choice for urban sophisticates, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for active retirees, highly educated executives and families with school-aged children.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood has more Lithuanian and Russian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.7% of this neighborhood's residents have Lithuanian ancestry and 5.4% have Russian ancestry.

Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.3% 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 98.3% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

One way that the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood really stands out, is that it has more large 4, 5, or additional bedroom homes and real estate than 97.6% 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.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood has a higher proportion of its residents employed as executives, managers and professionals than 95.5% of the neighborhoods in American. In fact, 63.8% of the employed people here make a living as an executive, a manager, or other professional. With such a high concentration, this truly shapes the character of this neighborhood, and to a large degree defines what this neighborhood is about.


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 Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America 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 98.1% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 8.9% 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 67.2% 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 Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood, 63.8% 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 20.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (8.6%), and 7.2% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood in Morristown, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (24.5%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (18.0%), and residents who report German roots (17.4%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (11.8%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (9.0%), among others. In addition, 14.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood is English, spoken by 84.4% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.9%).

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 Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (28.4% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (82.6%) 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 (6.7%) and 5.7% of residents also take the train 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

44 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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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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Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America 0.101011101001110
Morristown 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55
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Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America 0.101011101001110
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Washington Valley / Rabbinical College of America 0.101011101001110
Morristown 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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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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