Ballston Spa, NY (Rowland Street Ext / Route 29)




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About Ballston Spa, NY (Rowland Street Ext / Route 29)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 median real estate price is $270,283, which is more expensive than 38.5% of the neighborhoods in New York and 66.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 is currently $1,526, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 43.4% of New York neighborhoods.

Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Ballston Spa, New York.

Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 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 Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 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 Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 are 4.7%, which is lower than one will find in 77.6% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 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 Ballston Spa, the Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

With 6.9% of employed workers living in the Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military than 99.2% of American neighborhoods. This is a major shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 neighborhood has more Italian and Ukrainian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 29.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 2.4% have Ukrainian ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

A majority of the adults in the Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 neighborhood are wealthy and educated executives. They own stately homes that tend to maintain high real estate appreciation rates. Their upper-level careers keep them busy, but allow them to live comfortably. If you're an executive and want to keep similar company, consider settling in this neighborhood, rated as an executive lifestyle "best choice" neighborhood for New York by NeighborhoodScout's analysis, which rated it as better for executive lifestyles than 96.4% of the neighborhoods in New York. In addition to being an excellent choice for highly educated executives, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for families with school-aged children.


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 Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 neighborhood in Ballston Spa 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 86.9% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 2.9% 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 83.9% of America'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 Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 neighborhood, 49.7% 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 25.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (13.5%), and 11.1% 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 Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 neighborhood in Ballston Spa, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (29.5%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (26.3%), and residents who report German roots (24.2%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (10.7%), along with some English ancestry residents (10.7%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.0% of households.

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 Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (34.7% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (91.6%) 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 (7.6%) . 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Ballston Spa 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Ballston Spa 0.101011101001110
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Rowland Street Ext / Route 29 0.101011101001110
Ballston Spa 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

SARATOGA SPRINGS CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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 NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Caroline Street Elementary School
310 Caroline St
Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866
KG-05
Maple Avenue Middle School
515 Maple Ave
Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866
06-08
Division Street Elementary School
220 Division St
Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866
KG-05
Dorothy Nolan Elementary School
221 Jones Rd
Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866
KG-05
Geyser Road Elementary School
61 Geyser Rd
Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866
KG-05
Lake Avenue Elementary School
126 Lake Ave
Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866
KG-05
Saratoga Springs High School
1 Blue Streak Blvd
Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866
09-12
Greenfield Elementary School
3180 Rt 9 N
Greenfield Center, NY, 12833
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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BALLSTON SPA CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Ballston Spa Middle School
210 Ballston Ave
Ballston Spa, NY, 12020
06-08
Ballston Spa Senior High School
220 Ballston Ave
Ballston Spa, NY, 12020
09-12
Malta Avenue Elementary School
70 Malta Ave
Ballston Spa, NY, 12020
KG-05
Milton Terrace North Elementary School
200 Wood Rd
Ballston Spa, NY, 12020
KG-05
Wood Road Elementary School
300 Wood Rd
Ballston Spa, NY, 12020
KG-05
Gordon Creek Elementary School
50 Wood Rd
Ballston Spa, NY, 12020
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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