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: Occupations
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the Webb Chapel Ext / W Northwest Hwy
neighborhood as having one of the highest concentrations of people employed
in manufacturing or as laborers of any neighborhood in America. In fact,
despite the loss of manufacturing jobs nationally, this neighborhood has
55.8% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a
higher proportion than 99.8% of American neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
In the Webb Chapel Ext / W Northwest Hwy neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular
way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that
34.4% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in
99.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability
The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much
and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods,
but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings
and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive
research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the
transience of its populace.
What is interesting to note, is that the Webb Chapel Ext / W Northwest Hwy
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(55.2%) than are found in 98.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
The Webb Chapel Ext / W Northwest Hwy neighborhood is unique for having just
2.8% of adults here having earned a bachelor's degree.
This is a lower rate of college graduates than NeighborhoodScout found
in 98.2% of America's neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Webb Chapel Ext / W Northwest Hwy neighborhood has more
Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 70.0% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.
Webb Chapel Ext / W Northwest Hwy is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 84.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 99.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, the Webb Chapel Ext / W Northwest Hwy neighborhood is very unique in that it has one of the highest proportions of one, two, or no bedroom real estate of any neighborhood in America. Most neighborhoods have a mixture of home or apartment sizes from small to large, but here the concentration of studios and other small living spaces is at near-record heights. With 90.0% of the real estate here of this small size, this most assuredly is a notable feature that makes this neighborhood unique, along with just a handful of other neighborhoods in the U.S. that share this characteristic.
Furthermore, renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the Webb Chapel Ext / W Northwest Hwy neighborhood. The percentage of rental real estate here, according to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, is 92.1%, which is higher than 97.6% 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.
Also of note, one of the really unique and interesting things about the look and setting of the Webb Chapel Ext / W Northwest Hwy neighborhood is that it is almost entirely dominated by large apartment buildings, such as apartment complexes or high-rise apartments. 81.0% of the residential real estate here is classified as such. This puts this neighborhood on the map as having a higher proportion of large apartment buildings than 97.4% of all neighborhoods in America.