Lake Oswego, OR (Carman Dr / Meadows Rd)




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About Lake Oswego, OR (Carman Dr / Meadows Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Carman Dr / Meadows Rd median real estate price is $519,255, which is more expensive than 90.2% of the neighborhoods in Oregon and 88.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Carman Dr / Meadows Rd is currently $1,441, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 79.1% of the neighborhoods in Oregon.

Carman Dr / Meadows Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lake Oswego, Oregon.

Carman Dr / Meadows Rd 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 Carman Dr / Meadows Rd 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 Carman Dr / Meadows Rd are 4.5%, which is lower than one will find in 79.5% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Carman Dr / Meadows Rd 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 Lake Oswego, the Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood stands out as being ranked among the lowest 0.0% of neighborhoods affected by this global issue.

In addition, astoundingly, the Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood has one of the highest concentrations of divorcees living here than of any neighborhood, a higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.6% 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 Lake Oswego neighborhood.

Also, if you are an executive or professional seeking a neighborhood affording an executive lifestyle, or just wanting to find where other executives live in the area, the Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood should be on your list. It has an enviable mix of spacious homes, relatively stable real estate values, and residents that include a number of wealthy executives, managers, and professionals. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis places it as one of the top 11.2% executive lifestyle neighborhoods in the state of Oregon. In addition to being an excellent choice for highly educated executives, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for active retirees.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood has more Romanian and Yugoslav ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Romanian ancestry and 0.6% have Yugoslav ancestry.

Carman Dr / Meadows Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Vietnamese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.3% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood, many people's commute means walking from the bedroom to the home office. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that 12.1% of residents worked from home. This may not seem like a large number, but Scout's research shows that this is a higher percentage of people working from home than 96.3% of the neighborhoods in America. Often people who work from home are engaged in the creative or technological economy, such as is found in areas around Boston, and in Silicon Valley. Other times, people may be engaged in other businesses like trading stocks from home, or running a small beauty salon.


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 Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood in Lake Oswego are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 79.0% 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

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood, 57.4% 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 22.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (10.6%), and 9.4% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood in Lake Oswego, OR, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (22.2%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (13.4%), and residents who report Irish roots (8.9%), and some of the residents are also of Asian ancestry (8.4%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (6.3%), among others. In addition, 12.2% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

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 Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 84.1% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Vietnamese and Chinese.

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 Carman Dr / Meadows Rd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (35.8% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (78.6%) 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 (12.5%) . 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. 0 Condition Alerts found.

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Carman Dr / Meadows Rd 0.101011101001110
Lake Oswego 0.101011101001110
Oregon 2.60
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Lake Oswego 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

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LAKE OSWEGO SD 7J


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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to OR Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lake Grove Elementary School
15777 Sw Boones Ferry Rd
Lake Oswego, OR, 97035
KG-05
River Grove Elementary School
5850 Sw Mcewan Rd
Lake Oswego, OR, 97035
KG-05
Lake Oswego Middle School
2500 Sw Country Club Rd
Lake Oswego, OR, 97034
06-08
Lakeridge Middle School
4700 Sw Jean Rd
Lake Oswego, OR, 97035
06-08
Lake Oswego Senior High School
2501 Sw Country Club Rd
Lake Oswego, OR, 97034
09-12
Lakeridge High School
1235 Sw Overlook Dr
Lake Oswego, OR, 97034
09-12
Westridge Elementary School
3400 Royce Way
Lake Oswego, OR, 97034
KG-05
Hallinan Elementary School
16800 Hawthorne Dr
Lake Oswego, OR, 97034
KG-05
Oak Creek Elementary School
55 Kingsgate
Lake Oswego, OR, 97035
KG-05
Forest Hills Elementary School
1133 Sw Andrews Rd
Lake Oswego, OR, 97034
KG-05

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