Kunkletown, PA (Dotters Corners / Jonas)




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About Kunkletown, PA (Dotters Corners / Jonas)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Dotters Corners / Jonas median real estate price is $160,330, which is less expensive than 49.8% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods and 49.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Dotters Corners / Jonas is currently $1,115, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 69.1% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania.

Dotters Corners / Jonas is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Kunkletown, Pennsylvania.

Dotters Corners / Jonas 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 Dotters Corners / Jonas neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Dotters Corners / Jonas has a 11.8% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 62.9% of American neighborhoods). A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (7.3%), which can occur in some markets dominated by colleges or vacation homes. If you live here year round, you will find many of the homes or apartments are empty for all or a portion of the year.

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: Length of Commute

Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute is an important factor for one's quality of life. The Dotters Corners / Jonas neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis. Long commutes can be brutal. They take time, money, and energy, leaving less of you for yourself and your family. The residents of the Dotters Corners / Jonas neighborhood unfortunately have the distinction of having, on average, a longer commute than most any neighborhood in America. 13.1% of commuters here travel more than one hour just one-way to work. That is more than two hours per day. This percentage with two-hour + round-trip commutes is higher than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.9% of all neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Dotters Corners / Jonas neighborhood has more Polish and Hungarian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 16.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Polish ancestry and 3.0% have Hungarian ancestry.

Dotters Corners / Jonas is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Polish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.5% of the neighborhoods in America.


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 Dotters Corners / Jonas neighborhood in Kunkletown are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 52.9% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 8.8% 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 67.5% 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 Dotters Corners / Jonas neighborhood, 35.4% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 29.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (21.7%), and 13.4% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Dotters Corners / Jonas neighborhood in Kunkletown, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (27.8%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (23.0%), and residents who report Polish roots (16.9%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (14.5%), along with some English ancestry residents (9.7%), among others.

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 Dotters Corners / Jonas neighborhood is English, spoken by 92.5% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.

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 Dotters Corners / Jonas neighborhood spend between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (25.6% of working residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.

Here most residents (86.9%) 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 (10.5%) . 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

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Dotters Corners / Jonas 0.101011101001110
Kunkletown 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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Dotters Corners / Jonas 0.101011101001110
Kunkletown 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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Dotters Corners / Jonas 0.101011101001110
Kunkletown 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

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PLEASANT VALLEY 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
Pleasant Valley El Sch
476 Polk Township Road
Kunkletown, PA, 18058
KG-03
Polk El Sch
630 Interchange Road
Kresgeville, PA, 18333
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Pleasant Valley Hs
1671 Route 209
Brodheadsville, PA, 18322
09-12
Pleasant Valley Ms
2233 Route 115
Brodheadsville, PA, 18322
07-08
Pleasant Valley Intrmd Sch
477 Polk Township Road
Kunkletown, PA, 18058
04-06

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