Rome, NY (W Chestnut St / N James St)




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About Rome, NY (W Chestnut St / N James St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

W Chestnut St / N James St median real estate price is $132,261, which is less expensive than 79.3% of New York neighborhoods and 79.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in W Chestnut St / N James St is currently $1,024, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 74.0% of New York neighborhoods.

W Chestnut St / N James St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Rome, New York.

W Chestnut St / N James St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two 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 W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

In W Chestnut St / N James St, the current vacancy rate is 0.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 100.0% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in W Chestnut St / N James St is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

This neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 0.0% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.

Notable & Unique: People

Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the W Chestnut St / N James St community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.

In addition, if you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 7.3% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in New York, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in New York. In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood has more Swiss and Italian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Swiss ancestry and 26.1% have Italian ancestry.

W Chestnut St / N James St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak French at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.5% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The government often provides some of the more stable jobs in the economy. From local, to state, to federal government workers, the government can also be a major employer. What NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed, is that the W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood in particular stands out when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who are employed by the government. At 13.2% of its workforce, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than 95.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Length of Commute

Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute is an important factor for one's quality of life. The W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis. Residents of the W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood have the pleasure of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in America. 60.0% of the residents have a commute time from home to work (one way) of less than fifteen minutes. This is a higher proportion of residents enjoying a short trip to work than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.3% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting means more time for other things in life.


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 W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood in Rome are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 70.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.0% 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 100.0% of America'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 Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood, 45.2% 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 29.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (17.8%), and 13.2% in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.

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 W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood in Rome, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (26.1%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (25.5%), and residents who report German roots (19.3%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (9.9%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (3.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.3% 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 W Chestnut St / N James St neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (60.0% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (86.4%) 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 (7.8%) . 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 Demographics 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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W Chestnut St / N James St 0.101011101001110
Rome 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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W Chestnut St / N James St 0.101011101001110
Rome 0.101011101001110
New York State 16.04
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Rome 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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ROME CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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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
Stokes Elementary School
9095 Turin Rd
Rome, NY, 13440
KG-04
Clough Prek Center
409 Bell Rd
Rome, NY, 13440
PK-PK
Rome Free Academy
95 Dart Circle
Rome, NY, 13441
09-12
Bellamy Elementary School
7118 Brennan Ave
Rome, NY, 13440
KG-04
Louis V Denti Elementary School
1001 Ruby St
Rome, NY, 13440
KG-04
Lyndon H Strough Middle School
801 Laurel St
Rome, NY, 13440
07-08
Ridge Mills Elementary School
7841 Rome Wstrnvll Rd
Rome, NY, 13440
KG-04
John E Joy Elementary School
8194 Bielby Rd
Rome, NY, 13440
KG-04
George R Staley Upper Elementary School
620 E Bloomfield St
Rome, NY, 13440
05-06
Gansevoort Elementary School
758 W Liberty St
Rome, NY, 13440
KG-04

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