Chattanooga, TN (The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave)




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About Chattanooga, TN (The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave median real estate price is $202,250, which is more expensive than 72.9% of the neighborhoods in Tennessee and 51.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave is currently $844, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 57.2% of Tennessee neighborhoods.

The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave 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 2000 and the present.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 20.6%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 86.1% 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.

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 Chattanooga, the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

One of the unique characteristics of the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood revealed by analysis is that the per capita income of residents here is lower than that found in 95.9% of the neighborhoods in America. Also of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.

In addition, neighborhoodScout's analysis shows that the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood has a greater concentration of residents currently enrolled in college than 99.5% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. With 70.4% of the population here attending college, this is very much a college-focused neighborhood.

Also, one of the really interesting characteristics about the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 0.7% of college-friendly places to live in the state of Tennessee.

Finally, there is an especially high percentage of incarcerated people (1.1%) living in the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

From major sales accounts to fast-food workers, sales and service employees are often the backbone of the local economy. In the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood, they truly stand out. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis identifies this neighborhood as having a higher percentage of sales and service workers than 99.0% of all American neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood, walking to work is a real option for many. In fact, NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research reveals walking to and from work is the chosen way to commute for 31.4% of residents here. This is a higher proportion of walking commuters than we found in 98.9% of American neighborhoods. Get ready to put on your walking shoes if you move here!

Also, in the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood, many people's commute means walking from the bedroom to the home office. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that 11.2% of residents worked from home. This may not seem like a large number, but Scout's research shows that this is a higher percentage of people working from home than 95.3% of the neighborhoods in America. Often people who work from home are engaged in the creative or technological economy, such as is found in areas around Boston, and in Silicon Valley. Other times, people may be engaged in other businesses like trading stocks from home, or running a small beauty salon.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

Some neighborhoods have more internal cohesiveness than others. While other neighborhoods feel like a collection of strangers who just happen to live near each other. Sometimes this comes down to not only the personalities of the people in a place, but how long people have been together in that neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research has revealed some interesting things about the rootedness of people in the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood. In the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood, a greater proportion of the residents living here today did not live here five years ago than is found in 98.8% of U.S. Neighborhoods. This neighborhood, more than almost any other in America, has new residents from other areas.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood has more Czechoslovakian and Canadian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 0.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Czechoslovakian ancestry and 1.5% have Canadian ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or three. But households in the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood buck this trend. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 26.6% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 97.3% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood. The percentage of rental real estate here, according to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, is 87.5%, which is higher than 96.4% of the neighborhoods in America. If you were to buy and live in the property you bought here, you would be almost alone in doing so.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood in Chattanooga are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 95.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, 0.0% 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 100.0% of America'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 The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood, 51.2% 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 30.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (10.3%), and 8.3% 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 The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood in Chattanooga, TN, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (10.9%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (8.0%), and residents who report English roots (5.1%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (3.4%), along with some Sub-Saharan African ancestry residents (3.2%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 92.2% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.0%).

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 The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (58.7% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (53.3%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (31.4%) and 5.9% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors for their daily commute. 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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave 0.101011101001110
Chattanooga 0.101011101001110
Tennessee 6.12
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The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave 0.101011101001110
Chattanooga 0.101011101001110
Tennessee 29.36
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The U of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Mccallie Ave 0.101011101001110
Chattanooga 0.101011101001110
Tennessee 17

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of TN school districts.

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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

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