Horseheads, NY (Village Center)




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About Horseheads, NY (Village Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the Village Center of Horseheads is $94,528, which is less expensive than 86.6% of New York neighborhoods and 86.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Horseheads Village Center is currently $993, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 75.2% of New York neighborhoods.

Horseheads Village Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Horseheads, New York.

Real estate in the Village Center of Horseheads, NY is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Village Center neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Real estate vacancies in Horseheads Village Center are 7.3%, which is lower than one will find in 61.5% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Horseheads Village Center 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 Horseheads, the Village Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Horseheads Village Center neighborhood has more Dutch and Lithuanian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 8.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Dutch ancestry and 1.2% have Lithuanian ancestry.


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 Village Center neighborhood in Horseheads are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 64.3% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 32.6% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 75.4% of U.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 Horseheads Village Center neighborhood, 44.2% 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 24.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (17.0%), and 14.2% 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 Village Center neighborhood in Horseheads, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (17.9%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (15.4%), and residents who report Irish roots (13.2%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (11.4%), along with some Dutch ancestry residents (8.1%), among others.

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 Horseheads Village Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 90.7% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.

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 Horseheads Village Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (54.2% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (84.3%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (9.2%) and 6.1% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors 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

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Horseheads 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Horseheads 0.101011101001110
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Horseheads 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

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HORSEHEADS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Center Street School
812 Center St
Horseheads, NY, 14845
PK-04
Horseheads Senior High School
401 Fletcher St
Horseheads, NY, 14845
09-12
Big Flats School
543 Maple St
Big Flats, NY, 14814
PK-04
Ridge Road School
112 Ridge Rd
Horseheads, NY, 14845
PK-04
Horseheads Intermediate School
952 Sing Sing Rd
Horseheads, NY, 14845
05-06
Horseheads Middle School
950 Sing Sing Rd
Horseheads, NY, 14845
07-08
Gardner Road Elementary School
541 Gardner Rd
Horseheads, NY, 14845
PK-04

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