Darby, PA (Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd)




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About Darby, PA (Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd median real estate price is $83,387, which is less expensive than 84.1% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods and 84.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd is currently $1,094, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 66.7% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania.

Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Darby, Pennsylvania.

Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) townhomes and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 11.0% in Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 40.7% 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: Real Estate

If you love row houses and attached homes, you will probably really like the Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd neighborhood. The ambiance, the charm, of row houses is something special. And in sheer abundance of row houses, this neighborhood truly stands out. The real estate here has a higher proportion of row houses and attached homes than nearly any neighborhood in America. In fact, 86.6% of the residential real estate here is classified as row houses and attached homes.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd neighborhood has more Sub-Saharan African and Jamaican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 26.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Sub-Saharan African ancestry and 3.6% have Jamaican ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

Whether by choice, divorce, or unplanned pregnancy, single moms may have the toughest job in the book. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that the Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd neighborhood has more single mother households than 96.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. Often high concentrations of single mother homes can be a strong indicator of family and social issues such as poverty, high rates of school dropouts, crime, and other societal problems.


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 Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd neighborhood in Darby are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 71.0% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 36.7% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 79.8% of U.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 Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd neighborhood, 34.6% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 25.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (23.5%), and 16.7% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd neighborhood in Darby, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Sub-Saharan African (26.4%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (8.0%), and residents who report Polish roots (4.4%), and some of the residents are also of Puerto Rican ancestry (3.9%), along with some Jamaican ancestry residents (3.6%), among others. In addition, 14.0% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd neighborhood is English, spoken by 88.8% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (5.1%).

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 Springfield Rd / S Macdade Blvd neighborhood spend between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (33.8% of working residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.

Here most residents (67.7%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also ride the bus to get to work (14.4%) and 7.6% of residents also hop out the door and walk to work for their daily commute. 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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Darby 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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Darby 0.101011101001110
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Darby 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 12 Condition Alerts found.

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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 PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Walnut Street El Sch
224 South Sixth Street
Darby, PA, 19023
KG-06
Bell Avenue School
1000 Bell Ave
Yeadon, PA, 19050
KG-06
Colwyn El Sch
211 Pine Street
Colwyn, PA, 19023
KG-06
Penn Wood Ms
121 Summit St
Darby, PA, 19023
07-08
Ardmore Avenue Sch
161 Ardmore Ave
Lansdowne, PA, 19050
KG-06
East Lansdowne El Sch
401 Emerson Ave
East Lansdowne, PA, 19050
KG-06
W B Evans Magnet Sch
900 Baily Rd
Yeadon, PA, 19050
KG-06
Aldan Magnet School
1 North Woodlawn Ave
Aldan, PA, 19018
KG-06
Penn Wood Hs
100 Green Avenue
Lansdowne, PA, 19050
09-12
Park Lane El Sch
1300 Park Ln
Darby, PA, 19023
KG-06

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