Nanticoke, PA (W Main St / S Hanover St)




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About Nanticoke, PA (W Main St / S Hanover St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

W Main St / S Hanover St median real estate price is $69,095, which is less expensive than 89.2% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods and 89.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in W Main St / S Hanover St is currently $840, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 62.5% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods.

W Main St / S Hanover St is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania.

W Main St / S Hanover St 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 W Main St / S Hanover 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 1940 and 1969.

W Main St / S Hanover St has a 13.0% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 67.6% of American neighborhoods). Most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This could either signal that there is a weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood or that large amount of new housing has been built and not yet occupied. Either way, if you live here, you may find many of the homes or apartments are empty.

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 Nanticoke, the W Main St / S Hanover St 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 W Main St / S Hanover St neighborhood has more Polish and Slovak ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 39.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Polish ancestry and 4.8% have Slovak ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

With a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent walkability, the W Main St / S Hanover St neighborhood rates highly as a college student friendly place to live, and one that college students and their parents may want to consider. NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that it rates more highly for a good place for college students to live than 85.0% of the neighborhoods in PA. This often also means that the area has certain amenities and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to graduate students.


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 W Main St / S Hanover St neighborhood in Nanticoke are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 89.2% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 31.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 73.6% 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 W Main St / S Hanover St neighborhood, 35.4% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 28.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (20.6%), and 15.4% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 W Main St / S Hanover St neighborhood in Nanticoke, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Polish (39.4%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (15.8%), and residents who report German roots (14.1%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (8.8%), along with some Slovak ancestry residents (4.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the W Main St / S Hanover St neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.3% of households.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in W Main St / S Hanover St neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (51.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (82.9%) 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 (8.6%) . 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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AGE OF Nanticoke, PA (W Main St / S Hanover St) HOMES

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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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W Main St / S Hanover St 0.101011101001110
Nanticoke 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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W Main St / S Hanover St 0.101011101001110
Nanticoke 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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Nanticoke 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

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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
K M Smith El Sch
25 Robert St
Nanticoke, PA, 18634
KG-01
Greater Nanticoke Area Ed Ctr
600 East Union Street
Nanticoke, PA, 18634
06-07
Gna El Ctr
601 Kosciuszko Street
Nanticoke, PA, 18634
03-05
J F Kennedy El Sch
513 Kosciuszko St
Nanticoke, PA, 18634
02-02
Greater Nanticoke Area Shs
425 Kosciuszko St
Nanticoke, PA, 18634
08-12

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