Downingtown, PA (Thorndale)




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About Downingtown, PA (Thorndale)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Thorndale median real estate price is $263,419, which is more expensive than 81.9% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania and 65.5% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Thorndale is currently $1,545, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 89.6% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania.

Thorndale is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Downingtown, Pennsylvania.

Thorndale real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Thorndale 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.

In Thorndale, the current vacancy rate is 4.1%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 81.7% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Thorndale is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

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: People

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

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Thorndale neighborhood has more Lithuanian and Welsh ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Lithuanian ancestry and 2.9% have Welsh ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Many people dream of living along a street lined with row houses or other attached homes. Such places do often have an abundance of charm. If you are one of these people, the Thorndale neighborhood could be your paradise. With 25.9% of the homes and real estate here classified as rowhouses or other attached homes, this neighborhood brims with opportunity to find the right place for you. Only 4.2% of U.S. neighborhoods have more row houses than this neighborhood, making it one of the most interesting things about this special neighborhood.


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 Thorndale neighborhood in Downingtown are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 75.3% 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

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 Thorndale neighborhood, 42.5% 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 29.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (14.0%), and 14.0% 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 Thorndale neighborhood in Downingtown, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (23.2%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (18.9%), and residents who report German roots (17.9%), and some of the residents are also of Asian ancestry (9.0%), along with some English ancestry residents (8.1%), among others. In addition, 11.1% 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 Thorndale neighborhood is English, spoken by 88.3% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog (the first language of the Philippine region).

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 Thorndale neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (41.4% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (87.7%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (5.6%) . 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. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Thorndale 0.101011101001110
Downingtown 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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Thorndale 0.101011101001110
Downingtown 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Thorndale 0.101011101001110
Downingtown 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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COATESVILLE AREA SD


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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 PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Coatesville Area Shs
1445 East Lincoln Highway
Coatesville, PA, 19320
09-12
Scott Ms
800 Olive Street
Coatesville, PA, 19320
06-08
East Fallowfield El Sch
2254 Strasburg Rd
East Fallowfield, PA, 19320
KG-05
Kings Highway El Sch
841 W Kings Hwy
Coatesville, PA, 19320
KG-05
Caln El Sch
3609 Lincoln Hwy
Thorndale, PA, 19372
KG-05
Friendship El Sch
296 Reeceville Rd
Coatesville, PA, 19320
KG-05
North Brandywine Ms
256 Reeceville Rd
Coatesville, PA, 19320
06-08
South Brandywine Ms
600 Doe Run Rd
East Fallowfield, PA, 19320
06-08
Reeceville El Sch
248 Reeceville Rd
Coatesville, PA, 19320
KG-05
Rainbow El Sch
1113 West Lincoln Highway
Coatesville, PA, 19320
KG-05

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