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About Brownsville, TX (Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd median real estate price is $126,959, which is less expensive than 79.1% of Texas neighborhoods and 85.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd is currently $1,370, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 64.1% of Texas neighborhoods.

Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Brownsville, Texas.

Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd 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 owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd neighborhood are newer, built in 2000 or more recently. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd has a 15.9% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 78.2% of American neighborhoods). A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (9.8%), which can occur in some markets dominated by colleges or vacation homes. If you live here year round, you will find many of the homes or apartments are empty for all or a portion of the year.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

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 get around.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd neighborhood has a greater proportion of government workers living in it than 95.8% of the neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. This is a unique feature of this neighborhood, and one that shapes its character.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 83.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 82.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 98.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.


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 Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd neighborhood in Brownsville are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 43.4% of the neighborhoods in America. With 29.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 79.5% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd neighborhood, 42.7% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional 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 29.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (14.8%), and 13.4% in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 82.9% of households. Some people also speak English (15.1%).

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 Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd neighborhood in Brownsville, TX, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (83.8%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (3.5%), and residents who report Asian roots (1.8%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (1.6%), along with some Welsh ancestry residents (1.1%), among others. In addition, 27.6% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

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 Ruben Torres Sr Blvd / Robindale Rd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (43.9% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (93.1%) 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 (5.8%) . 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

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2022. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TX* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Idea Robindale College Preparatory School
3802 E Ruben Torres Sr Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78521
06-07
Idea Robindale Academy School
3802 E Ruben Torres Sr Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78521
KG-03
Idea Sports Park College Preparatory School
3802 E Ruben Torres Sr Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78521
09-10
Idea Sports Park Academy School
3802 E Ruben Torres Sr Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78521
KG-02
Hanna Early College H S School
2615 Price Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
09-12
Oliveira Middle School
444 Land O Lakes
Brownsville, TX 78521
06-08
Gonzalez Elementary School
4350 Coffeeport Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
PK-05
Perkins Middle School
4750 Austin Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521
06-08
Rivera Early College H S School
6955 Fm 802
Brownsville, TX 78521
09-12
Hudson Elementary School
2980 Fm 802
Brownsville, TX 78521
PK-05
Brownsville Academic Center School
3308 Robindale Rd
Brownsville, TX 78526
06-12
Garcia Middle School
5701 Fm 802
Brownsville, TX 78521
06-08
Pena Elementary School
4975 Salida De La Luna
Brownsville, TX 78526
PK-05
Brownsville Early College H S School
343 Ringgold Rd
Brownsville, TX 78520
09-12
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

BROWNSVILLE 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.

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