Kennett Square, PA (E South St / S Walnut St)




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About Kennett Square, PA (E South St / S Walnut St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

E South St / S Walnut St median real estate price is $247,180, which is more expensive than 80.5% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania and 63.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in E South St / S Walnut St is currently $1,174, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 73.8% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania.

E South St / S Walnut St is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.

E South St / S Walnut St 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 E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in E South St / S Walnut St are 4.9%, which is lower than one will find in 76.9% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in E South St / S Walnut St 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

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: Occupations

It used to be that most Americans lived on the farm, or otherwise made their living from the land, the forests, or the sea. With global trade and an economy increasingly based on providing services to one another, fewer people farm, fish or harvest timber now than at any time in American history. But according to NeighborhoodScout's leading analysis, the E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 27.0% of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of such workers than 99.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood has more Brazilian and Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.6% of this neighborhood's residents have Brazilian ancestry and 51.9% have Mexican ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods, but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the transience of its populace. What is interesting to note, is that the E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country (43.8%) than are found in 95.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood, walking to work is a real option for many. In fact, NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research reveals walking to and from work is the chosen way to commute for 12.6% of residents here. This is a higher proportion of walking commuters than we found in 95.4% of American neighborhoods. Get ready to put on your walking shoes if you move here!


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 E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood in Kennett Square are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 75.1% of the neighborhoods in America. With 28.7% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 70.3% 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 E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood, 27.0% of the working population is employed in farming, forestry, or commercial fishing. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (19.2%), and 16.1% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.

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 E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood in Kennett Square, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (51.9%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (10.1%), and residents who report Irish roots (10.0%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (9.7%), along with some English ancestry residents (4.9%), among others. In addition, 43.8% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 54.3% of households. Some people also speak English (45.7%).

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 E South St / S Walnut St neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (55.6% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (71.6%) 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 (14.7%) and 12.6% 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. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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E South St / S Walnut St 0.101011101001110
Kennett Square 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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E South St / S Walnut St 0.101011101001110
Kennett Square 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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E South St / S Walnut St 0.101011101001110
Kennett Square 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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KENNETT CONSOLIDATED SD


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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
Greenwood El Sch
420 Greenwood Road
Kennett Square, PA, 19348
01-05
Kennett Hs
100 East South Street
Kennett Square, PA, 19348
09-12
Kennett Ms
195 Sunny Dell Rd
Landenberg, PA, 19350
06-08
Bancroft El Sch
181 Bancroft Road
Kennett Square, PA, 19348
01-05
Mary D Lang Kdg Ctr
409 Center St
Kennett Square, PA, 19348
KG-KG
New Garden El Sch
265 New Garden Road
Toughkenamon, PA, 19374
01-05

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