Cortland, OH (Greene Center / West Mecca)




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About Cortland, OH (Greene Center / West Mecca)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Greene Center / West Mecca median real estate price is $132,438, which is more expensive than 55.1% of the neighborhoods in Ohio and 32.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Greene Center / West Mecca is currently $709, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 75.6% of Ohio neighborhoods.

Greene Center / West Mecca is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Cortland, Ohio.

Greene Center / West Mecca real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Greene Center / West Mecca neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Real estate vacancies in Greene Center / West Mecca are 5.0%, which is lower than one will find in 75.9% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Greene Center / West Mecca 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

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: Diversity

Did you know that the Greene Center / West Mecca neighborhood has more Hungarian and Czechoslovakian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.7% of this neighborhood's residents have Hungarian ancestry and 1.2% have Czechoslovakian ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're looking for a great spot to raise a family, then look no further than the Greene Center / West Mecca neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that the combination of good quality public schools, above-average safety from crime, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family homes, help make this neighborhood among the top 14.7% of family-friendly neighborhoods across the state of Ohio. In addition, there are a high proportion of other families with school-aged children living here, making it easy for parents and their children to socialize and develop a sense of community support. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of the local schools, in part due to the educational attainment of the parents here, who vote in support of the public schools.


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 Greene Center / West Mecca neighborhood in Cortland are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 44.5% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 9.9% 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 64.8% 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 Greene Center / West Mecca neighborhood, 35.4% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 30.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (18.8%), and 15.0% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Greene Center / West Mecca neighborhood in Cortland, OH, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (14.8%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (14.4%), and residents who report English roots (9.2%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (5.3%), along with some Hungarian ancestry residents (4.7%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Greene Center / West Mecca neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.2% 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 Greene Center / West Mecca neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (47.3% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (92.1%) 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 (6.3%) . 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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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts 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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Greene Center / West Mecca 0.101011101001110
Cortland 0.101011101001110
Ohio 2.92
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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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Greene Center / West Mecca 0.101011101001110
Cortland 0.101011101001110
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Greene Center / West Mecca 0.101011101001110
Cortland 0.101011101001110
Ohio 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

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LAKEVIEW LOCAL


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District Quality Compared to Ohio

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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 OH Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lakeview Elementary School
2755 Bazetta Rd Ne
Warren, OH, 44481
PK-03
Lakeview High School
300 Hillman Dr
Cortland, OH, 44410
08-12
Lakeview Middle School
640 Wakefield Dr
Cortland, OH, 44410
04-07

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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MAPLEWOOD LOCAL


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District Quality Compared to Ohio

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Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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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 OH Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Maplewood High School
2414 Greenville Rd
Cortland, OH, 44410
09-12
Maplewood Middle School
4174 Greenville Rd
Cortland, OH, 44410
05-08
Maplewood Elementary School
1699 Kinsman Rd Ne
North Bloomfield, OH, 44450
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

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