Roseburg, OR (Lookingglass / Melrose)




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About Roseburg, OR (Lookingglass / Melrose)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Lookingglass / Melrose median real estate price is $324,322, which is more expensive than 59.6% of the neighborhoods in Oregon and 74.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Lookingglass / Melrose is currently $1,094, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 57.2% of Oregon neighborhoods.

Lookingglass / Melrose is a remote neighborhood (based on population density) located in Roseburg, Oregon.

Lookingglass / Melrose 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 Lookingglass / Melrose neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 8.3% in Lookingglass / Melrose. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 54.9% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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

Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the Lookingglass / Melrose 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 Lookingglass / Melrose community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.

In addition, if you're planning where to retire, the Lookingglass / Melrose neighborhood in Roseburg is a great option to consider. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive retirement dream area analysis, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety ratings compared to other neighborhoods in OR, offers a wide range of housing options, and has already attracted an enviable mix of college educated seniors. This neighborhood ranks as better for retirement living than 89.1% of the neighborhoods in Oregon. If you are considering retiring to Oregon, this is a good neighborhood to look at.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Lookingglass / Melrose neighborhood has more Native American and Danish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Native American ancestry and 2.1% have Danish ancestry.

Lookingglass / Melrose is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Russian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 96.6% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 18 residents per square mile, Lookingglass / Melrose is less crowded than 95.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.


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 Lookingglass / Melrose neighborhood in Roseburg are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 57.0% 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

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 Lookingglass / Melrose neighborhood, 31.8% 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 27.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (26.6%), and 13.6% 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 Lookingglass / Melrose neighborhood in Roseburg, OR, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (31.9%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (17.2%), and residents who report Irish roots (11.4%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (7.1%), along with some Norwegian ancestry residents (4.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Lookingglass / Melrose neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.5% 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 Lookingglass / Melrose neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (55.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (92.8%) 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 (5.2%) . 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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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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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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Lookingglass / Melrose 0.101011101001110
Roseburg 0.101011101001110
Oregon 2.60
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Lookingglass / Melrose 0.101011101001110
Roseburg 0.101011101001110
Oregon 29.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Lookingglass / Melrose 0.101011101001110
Roseburg 0.101011101001110
Oregon 57

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 8 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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DOUGLAS COUNTY SD 4


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District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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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

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WINSTON-DILLARD SD 116


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District Quality Compared to Oregon

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Better than of OR 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 OR Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Douglas High School
1381 Nw Douglas
Winston, OR, 97496
09-12
Dillard Alternative High School
165 Dyke Rd
Dillard, OR, 97432
09-12
Mcgovern Elementary School
600 Nw Elwood
Winston, OR, 97496
04-06
Lookingglass Elementary School
7421 Lookingglass Rd
Roseburg, OR, 97470
KG-06
Winston Middle School
330 Se Thompson
Winston, OR, 97496
07-08
Brockway Elementary School
2520 Nw Brockway Rd
Winston, OR, 97496
KG-03

School District Enrollment By Group

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