Waynesboro, PA (S Potomac St / W Main St)




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About Waynesboro, PA (S Potomac St / W Main St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

S Potomac St / W Main St median real estate price is $147,335, which is more expensive than 49.0% of the neighborhoods in Pennsylvania and 38.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in S Potomac St / W Main St is currently $973, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 44.7% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods.

S Potomac St / W Main St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania.

S Potomac St / W Main St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the S Potomac St / W Main St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 8.1% in S Potomac St / W Main St. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 56.1% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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: Diversity

Did you know that the S Potomac St / W Main St neighborhood has more Swiss and Croatian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Swiss ancestry and 0.9% have Croatian ancestry.

S Potomac St / W Main St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Native American languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.3% 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 S Potomac St / W Main St neighborhood in Waynesboro are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 63.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 23.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 63.3% 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 S Potomac St / W Main St neighborhood, 26.1% 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 executive, management, and professional occupations, with 25.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (25.9%), and 22.1% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

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 S Potomac St / W Main St neighborhood in Waynesboro, PA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (39.5%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (21.5%), and residents who report Italian roots (6.3%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (5.2%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (3.9%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the S Potomac St / W Main St neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.3% of households.

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 S Potomac St / W Main St neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (36.5% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (76.5%) 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 (18.9%) . 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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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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S Potomac St / W Main St 0.101011101001110
Waynesboro 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
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S Potomac St / W Main St 0.101011101001110
Waynesboro 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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S Potomac St / W Main St 0.101011101001110
Waynesboro 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
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WAYNESBORO AREA SD


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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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Hooverville El Sch
10829 Buchanan Trail East
Waynesboro, PA, 17268
KG-06
Summitview El Sch
840 East Second Street
Waynesboro, PA, 17268
KG-06
Fairview Avenue El Sch
220 Fairview Ave
Waynesboro, PA, 17268
KG-06
Mowrey El Sch
7891 Tomstown Road
Waynesboro, PA, 17268
KG-06
Waynesboro Area Ms
702 E 2 Nd St
Waynesboro, PA, 17268
07-08
Waynesboro Area Shs
550 E 2 Nd St
Waynesboro, PA, 17268
09-12

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