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: Diversity
Did you know that the Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd neighborhood has more
Romanian and Scottish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 20.0% of
this neighborhood's residents have Romanian ancestry and 20.0% have Scottish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the
Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd 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
Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
In addition, neighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 100.0%
of the adult residents in the Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd neighborhood do
not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated
adults than found in 99.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
With 50.0% of employed workers living in the
Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 99.9% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 0.93 residents per square mile, Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd is less crowded than 99.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods. One of the notable things about Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd is that it is one of the quietest neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and quantitative rating of quietness. When you are here, you will find it to be very quiet. If quiet and peaceful are your cup of tea, you may have found a great place for you.
In addition, this neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 0.0% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
In the Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd 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 50.0%
of residents here. This is a higher proportion of walking commuters than
we found in 99.6% of American neighborhoods. Get ready
to put on your walking shoes if you move here!
Also, our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the
Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd (25.0%) than in 98.2% of the
neighborhoods in America.
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 Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd
neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's
Residents of the Alcoa Hwy / Wrights Ferry Rd neighborhood have the pleasure
of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in
America. 75.0% 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 99.0% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting
means more time for other things in life.