Perth Amboy, NJ (Amboy Ave / Zambory St)




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About Perth Amboy, NJ (Amboy Ave / Zambory St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Amboy Ave / Zambory St median real estate price is $298,142, which is less expensive than 58.8% of New Jersey neighborhoods and 58.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Amboy Ave / Zambory St is currently $1,571, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 66.3% of New Jersey neighborhoods.

Amboy Ave / Zambory St is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Perth Amboy, New Jersey.

Amboy Ave / Zambory St real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Amboy Ave / Zambory St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

In Amboy Ave / Zambory St, the current vacancy rate is 3.1%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 86.9% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Amboy Ave / Zambory St 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: Diversity

Did you know that the Amboy Ave / Zambory St neighborhood has more Puerto Rican and Dominican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 36.0% of this neighborhood's residents have Puerto Rican ancestry and 15.3% have Dominican ancestry.

Amboy Ave / Zambory St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Polish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 96.8% of the neighborhoods in America.


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 Amboy Ave / Zambory St neighborhood in Perth Amboy are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 41.1% of the neighborhoods in America. With 34.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 77.3% 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 Amboy Ave / Zambory St neighborhood, 28.2% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 26.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (25.6%), and 20.1% 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 Amboy Ave / Zambory St neighborhood in Perth Amboy, NJ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Puerto Rican (36.0%). There are also a number of people of Dominican ancestry (15.3%), and residents who report South American roots (10.9%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (6.0%), along with some Irish ancestry residents (4.9%), among others. In addition, 17.6% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Amboy Ave / Zambory St neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 64.3% of households. Some people also speak English (32.7%).

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 Amboy Ave / Zambory St neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (37.0% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (87.0%) 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

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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AGE OF Perth Amboy, NJ (Amboy Ave / Zambory St) HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

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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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Amboy Ave / Zambory St 0.101011101001110
Perth Amboy 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 2.55

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Perth Amboy 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 16.26

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Perth Amboy 0.101011101001110
New Jersey 69

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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PERTH AMBOY PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NJ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Samuel E. Shull Middle School
380 Hall Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
05-08
James J. Flynn Elementary School
850 Chamberlain Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04
William C. Mcginnis Middle School
271 State Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
05-08
Herbert N. Richardson 21st Century School
318 Stockton Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04
Anthony V. Ceres Elementary School
445 State Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04
Perth Amboy High School
Eagle Ave & Francis St
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
09-12
Edmund Hmieleski Early Childhood Center School
925 Amboy Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
PK-PK
Ignacio Cruz Early Childhood Center School
601 Cortlandt St
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
PK-PK
Robert N. Wilentz Elementary School
51 First Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04
Edward J. Patten Elementary School
500 Charles Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04

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