Lockport, NY (W Jackson St / Gooding St)




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About Lockport, NY (W Jackson St / Gooding St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

W Jackson St / Gooding St median real estate price is $74,457, which is less expensive than 94.0% of New York neighborhoods and 94.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in W Jackson St / Gooding St is currently $732, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 90.6% of New York neighborhoods.

W Jackson St / Gooding St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lockport, New York.

W Jackson St / Gooding St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two 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 W Jackson St / Gooding St 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.

W Jackson St / Gooding St has a 11.5% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 61.7% of American neighborhoods). Most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This could either signal that there is a weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood or that large amount of new housing has been built and not yet occupied. Either way, if you live here, you may find many of the homes or apartments are empty.

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: People

Astoundingly, the W Jackson St / Gooding St neighborhood has one of the highest concentrations of divorcees living here than of any neighborhood, a higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.5% of U.S. neighborhoods. This may be because people living here divorce more often than others, or that divorced people move here after they become divorced. If you are divorced, you will be in good company in this particular Lockport neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Significantly, 1.4% 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 97.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

If you find historic homes and neighborhoods attractive, you love the details, the history, and the charm, then you are sure to be interested in this neighborhood. With 76.4% of the residential real estate in the W Jackson St / Gooding St neighborhood built no later than 1939, and some built considerably earlier, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of historic residences than 99.0% of all neighborhoods in America. In this regard, this neighborhood truly stands out as special.


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 W Jackson St / Gooding St neighborhood in Lockport are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 80.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 58.6% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 94.7% 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 W Jackson St / Gooding St neighborhood, 39.1% 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 executive, management, and professional occupations, with 22.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (21.4%), and 17.6% 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 W Jackson St / Gooding St neighborhood in Lockport, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (19.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (16.6%), and residents who report Polish roots (9.9%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (9.7%), along with some English ancestry residents (8.9%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the W Jackson St / Gooding St neighborhood is English, spoken by 93.7% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (3.1%).

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 W Jackson St / Gooding St neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (41.5% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (90.5%) 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 (7.4%) . 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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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AGE OF Lockport, NY (W Jackson St / Gooding St) HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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W Jackson St / Gooding St 0.101011101001110
Lockport 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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W Jackson St / Gooding St 0.101011101001110
Lockport 0.101011101001110
New York State 16.04
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W Jackson St / Gooding St 0.101011101001110
Lockport 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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LOCKPORT 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
Charles A Upson Elementary School
28 Harding Ave
Lockport, NY, 14094
KG-04
Lockport High School
250 Lincoln Ave
Lockport, NY, 14094
09-12
John E Pound Early Childhood Center
51 High St
Lockport, NY, 14094
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Anna Merritt Elementary School
389 Green St
Lockport, NY, 14094
KG-04
Emmet Belknap Intermediate School
491 High St
Lockport, NY, 14094
05-06
George Southard Elementary School
6385 Locust St Ext
Lockport, NY, 14094
KG-04
North Park Junior High School
160 Passaic Ave
Lockport, NY, 14094
07-08
Roy Kelley Elementary School
610 12 E High St
Lockport, NY, 14094
KG-04

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