S Empire St / E South St median real estate price is $76,030, which is less expensive than 89.1% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods and 92.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
The average rental price in S Empire St / E South St is currently $775, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 72.3% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods.
S Empire St / E South St is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
S Empire St / E South St real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the S Empire St / E South 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 1970 and 1999.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in S Empire St / E South St. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 18.3%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 82.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by new construction that is not yet occupied. But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.