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
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 S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr
neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's
Residents of the S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr neighborhood have the pleasure
of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in
America. 93.6% of the residents have a commute time from
home to work (one way) of less than fifteen minutes. This is a higher
proportion of residents enjoying a short trip to work than NeighborhoodScout
found in 99.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting
means more time for other things in life.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr neighborhood has more
British and Polish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.8% of
this neighborhood's residents have British ancestry and 13.6% have Polish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
With 19.4% of employed workers living in the
S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 99.7% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Furthermore, the government often provides some of the more stable jobs in the economy.
From local, to state, to federal government workers, the government can
also be a major employer. What NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed, is
that the S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr neighborhood in particular stands out
when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who
are employed by the government. At 17.6% of its workforce, this
neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than
98.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.
In addition, more people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr
neighborhood than in 98.0% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite
the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains
a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many
laborers and manufacturers.
Notable & Unique: People
NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that the S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr
neighborhood has a greater concentration of residents currently enrolled
in college than 95.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. With
12.7% of the population here attending college, this is very
much a college-focused neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, 100.0% of the real estate in the S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr neighborhood is occupied by renters, which is nearly the highest rate of renter occupancy of any neighborhood in America. Despite all of the residential real estate here in the S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr neighborhood, NeighborhoodScout has discovered that much of it is vacant. In resort or second-home vacation areas, this naturally occurs because homes and apartments are seasonally occupied, and empty for a portion of the year. In non-vacation or resort areas, however, this can be an indicator of property abandonment or a weak real estate market. The vacancy rate here is 46.6%, which is higher than 98.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Furthermore, if you love row houses and attached homes, you will probably really like the S Aviation Ave / Arthur Dr 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, 33.8% of the residential real estate here is classified as row houses and attached homes.