Spring Grove, PA (Gnatstown / La Bott)




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About Spring Grove, PA (Gnatstown / La Bott)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Gnatstown / La Bott median real estate price is $223,939, which is more expensive than 75.4% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania and 58.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Gnatstown / La Bott is currently $1,061, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 62.0% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania.

Gnatstown / La Bott is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Spring Grove, Pennsylvania.

Gnatstown / La Bott real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Real estate vacancies in Gnatstown / La Bott are 4.5%, which is lower than one will find in 79.5% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Gnatstown / La Bott 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

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: Diversity

Did you know that the Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood has more German and Slovak ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 53.0% of this neighborhood's residents have German ancestry and 1.6% have Slovak ancestry.

Gnatstown / La Bott is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak German at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.4% of the neighborhoods in America.

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. More residents of the Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood live here today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago than is found in 97.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Real estate in the Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood is almost exclusively owner-occupied. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher rate of owner-occupied housing than is found in 96.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. If you are seeking to rent, this neighborhood may not have many options, but high rates of ownership often indicate stability in a neighborhood.

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 Gnatstown / La Bott 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 Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood unfortunately have the distinction of having, on average, a longer commute than most any neighborhood in America. 9.0% 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 96.3% of all neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, Gnatstown / La Bott is among the best neighborhoods for families in Pennsylvania. In fact, this neighborhood is more family-friendly than 95.5% of neighborhoods in the entire state of Pennsylvania. Its combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood.


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 Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood in Spring Grove are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 72.9% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.9% 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 89.9% 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 Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood, 30.3% 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 29.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (21.0%), and 19.0% 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 Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood in Spring Grove, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (53.0%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (9.9%), and residents who report Irish roots (9.3%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (5.8%), along with some Swedish ancestry residents (2.4%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.6% of households. Some people also speak German (2.3%).

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 Gnatstown / La Bott neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (40.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans. However, there is also a significant group of residents (9.0%) who commute over an hour in each direction.

Here most residents (85.5%) 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 (12.1%) . 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. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Gnatstown / La Bott 0.101011101001110
Spring Grove 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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Gnatstown / La Bott 0.101011101001110
Spring Grove 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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Gnatstown / La Bott 0.101011101001110
Spring Grove 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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SPRING GROVE AREA 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
Spring Grove El Sch
1450 Roth's Church Road
Spring Grove, PA, 17362
KG-04
Paradise El Sch
6923 Lincoln Highway West
Thomasville, PA, 17364
KG-04
Spring Grove Area Intrmd Sch
1480 Roth Church Rd
Spring Grove, PA, 17362
05-06
Spring Grove Area Hs
1490 Roth Church Road
Spring Grove, PA, 17362
09-12
Spring Grove Area Ms
244 Old Hanover Rd
Spring Grove, PA, 17362
07-08
New Salem El Sch
3745 Salem Rd
York, PA, 17408
KG-04

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