Schenectady, NY (Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr)




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About Schenectady, NY (Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr median real estate price is $189,873, which is less expensive than 69.8% of New York neighborhoods and 69.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr is currently $972, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 77.6% of New York neighborhoods.

Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Schenectady, New York.

Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr 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 owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 9.6% in Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 47.5% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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 Schenectady, the Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr 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 Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr neighborhood has more Italian and Cuban ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 33.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 2.3% have Cuban ancestry.

Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Yiddish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.4% of the neighborhoods in America.


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 Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr neighborhood in Schenectady are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 67.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 3.3% 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 82.7% 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 Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr neighborhood, 40.3% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 25.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (19.4%), and 14.4% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

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 Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr neighborhood in Schenectady, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (33.3%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (20.3%), and residents who report German roots (16.2%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (11.6%), along with some French ancestry residents (6.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.2% of households.

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 Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (47.9% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (92.9%) 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 (5.9%) . 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.

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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Fort Hunter Rd / Fayette Dr 0.101011101001110
Schenectady 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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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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Schenectady 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

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ROTTERDAM-MOHONASEN CENTRAL 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
Mohonasen Senior High School
2072 Curry Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12303
09-12
Draper Middle School
2070 Curry Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12303
06-08
Herman L Bradt Elementary School
2719 Hamburg St
Schenectady, NY, 12303
KG-02
Pinewood Elementary School
901 Kings Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12303
03-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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SCHALMONT CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

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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
Schalmont High School
1 Sabre Dr
Schenectady, NY, 12306
09-12
Jefferson Elementary School
100 Princetown Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12306
KG-05
Schalmont Middle School
2 Sabre Dr
Schenectady, NY, 12306
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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