Lancaster, PA (Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods)




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About Lancaster, PA (Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods median real estate price is $142,567, which is more expensive than 45.0% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania and 35.4% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods is currently $697, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 78.0% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods.

Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

In Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods, the current vacancy rate is 3.9%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 82.6% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

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 Lancaster, the Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods 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 Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods neighborhood has more Puerto Rican and African ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 28.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Puerto Rican ancestry and 4.0% have African ancestry.

Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Mon-Khmer, which is the dominant language of Cambodia, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

If you love row houses and attached homes, you will probably really like the Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods 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, 30.0% of the residential real estate here is classified as row houses and attached homes.


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 Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods neighborhood in Lancaster are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 40.9% of the neighborhoods in America. With 31.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 73.7% 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 Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods neighborhood, 32.1% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (20.9%), and 19.2% 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 Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods neighborhood in Lancaster, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Puerto Rican (28.1%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (23.0%), and residents who report Irish roots (8.8%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (6.5%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (5.3%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods neighborhood is English, spoken by 74.4% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (22.4%).

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 Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (48.6% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (82.4%) 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 (8.7%) and 7.2% 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 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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Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods 0.101011101001110
Lancaster 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods 0.101011101001110
Lancaster 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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Conestoga Gardens / Conestoga Woods 0.101011101001110
Lancaster 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

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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

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