Big Spring, TX (Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr)




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About Big Spring, TX (Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr median real estate price is $46,701, which is less expensive than 95.3% of Texas neighborhoods and 95.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr is currently $795, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 76.9% of Texas neighborhoods.

Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Big Spring, Texas.

Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four 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 Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 26.6%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 92.2% 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.

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: People

An interesting characteristic about the Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood is that there are more incarcerated people living here than 99.8% of neighborhoods in the U.S. The United States has the highest rate of incarceration in the world, currently with 1 out of every 100 adults in the country are incarcerated as a punishment for crimes committed. The extremely high incarceration rate of this neighborhood could mean that a prison, juvenile detention facility or other correctional facility occupies a large proportion of the neighborhood, or contains a large portion of the neighborhood's population.

In addition, the Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood is unique for having just 4.5% of adults here having earned a bachelor's degree. This is a lower rate of college graduates than NeighborhoodScout found in 96.7% of America's neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr (21.0%) than in 95.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 55.7% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 58.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 95.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Length of Commute

Regardless of the means by which residents commute, this neighborhood has a length of commute that is notable. Residents of the Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood have the pleasure of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in America. 60.7% 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 95.6% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting means more time for other things in life.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood than in 95.4% 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: Real Estate

Renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood. The percentage of rental real estate here, according to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, is 83.9%, which is higher than 95.3% 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

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 Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood in Big Spring are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 64.0% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 19.7% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 56.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood, 39.4% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 26.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (21.7%), and 12.6% in executive, management, and professional 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 Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood in Big Spring, TX, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (55.7%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (5.0%), and residents who report Irish roots (3.9%), and some of the residents are also of South American ancestry (1.6%), along with some Puerto Rican ancestry residents (1.5%), among others. In addition, 36.8% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 58.3% of households. Some people also speak English (39.9%).

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 Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (60.7% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (77.1%) 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 (21.0%) . 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

44 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Warehouse Ave / Simler Dr 0.101011101001110
Big Spring 0.101011101001110
Texas 4.12
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Big Spring 0.101011101001110
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Big Spring 0.101011101001110
Texas 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 13 Condition Alerts found.

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

BIG SPRING ISD


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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 TX Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Big Spring Aep
708 E 11 Th Pl
Big Spring, TX, 79720
05-12
Big Spring Int
2000 S Goliad
Big Spring, TX, 79720
06-06
Big Spring J H
610 E 6 Th St
Big Spring, TX, 79721
07-08
Goliad El
1900 S Goliad
Big Spring, TX, 79720
KG-05
Big Spring H S
707 E 11 Th Pl
Big Spring, TX, 79720
08-12
Kentwood El
2500 Merrily Dr
Big Spring, TX, 79720
PK-PK
Marcy El
2101 Wasson Rd
Big Spring, TX, 79720
KG-05
Moss El
3200 Fordham Ave
Big Spring, TX, 79720
KG-05
Washington El
1201 Birdwell Ln
Big Spring, TX, 79720
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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FORSAN ISD


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District Quality Compared to Texas

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Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 TX Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Forsan El At Elbow
5001 Nichols Rd
Big Spring, TX, 79720
PK-05
Forsan H S
411 W 6 Th
Forsan, TX, 79733
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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