Hummelstown, PA (Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine)




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About Hummelstown, PA (Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine median real estate price is $293,384, which is more expensive than 85.5% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania and 69.4% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine is currently $1,095, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 65.8% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania.

Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Hummelstown, Pennsylvania.

Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine 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 Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 8.7% in Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 52.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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 Hummelstown, the Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood has more Hungarian and Scottish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Hungarian ancestry and 5.3% have Scottish ancestry.

Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Italian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

Some neighborhoods have residents that are more educated than others. But in this neighborhood there is a dramatic difference. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that 40.8% of the adults here have earned a Masters degree, medical degree, Ph.D. or law degree. This is a higher rate of people with a graduate degree than is found in 98.4% of U.S. neighborhoods, where the average American neighborhood has 8.4% of its adults with a graduate degree. If you are highly educated, you may have much in common with many of your neighbors here.

In addition, if you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 7.6% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in Pennsylvania, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in Pennsylvania. In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

Executives, managers and professionals make up 65.1% of the workforce in the Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood which, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, is a higher proportion of such high-level people than is found in 96.1% of the neighborhoods in America. For this reason, this neighborhood really stands out as unique.


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 Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood in Hummelstown are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 83.2% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 6.8% 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 72.7% 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 Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood, 65.1% 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 17.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (10.5%), and 7.3% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood in Hummelstown, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (34.6%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (15.2%), and residents who report English roots (10.5%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (8.3%), along with some Asian ancestry residents (7.0%), among others. In addition, 11.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood is English, spoken by 86.6% of households. Some people also speak Chinese (2.6%).

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 Waltonville / Pennsylvania State U-College of Medicine neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (43.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (86.5%) 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 (8.3%) and 5.1% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Hummelstown 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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Hummelstown 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Hershey Ms
500 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA, 17033
06-08
Hershey Intrmd El Sch
450 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA, 17033
04-05
Hershey Early Childhood Ctr
450 Rear Homestead Road
Hershey, PA, 17033
KG-01
Hershey Primary El Sch
450 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA, 17033
02-03
Hershey Hs
550 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA, 17033
09-12

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