Houston, TX (Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr)




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About Houston, TX (Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr median real estate price is $116,694, which is less expensive than 59.0% of Texas neighborhoods and 59.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr is currently $695, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 86.7% of Texas neighborhoods.

Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Houston, Texas.

Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 24.7%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 90.7% 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: Occupations

More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood than in 99.8% 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: Diversity

Did you know that the Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 86.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 87.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 99.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 96.4% of the adult residents in the Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood do not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated adults than found in 97.6% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr (21.6%) than in 96.3% of the neighborhoods in America.

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 Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country (42.4%) than are found in 95.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.


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 Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood in Houston are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 92.0% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 46.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 88.5% 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 Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood, 56.0% 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 22.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (15.5%), and 6.2% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood in Houston, TX, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (86.4%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (1.7%), and residents who report Irish roots (1.6%). In addition, 42.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 87.9% of households. Some people also speak English (12.1%).

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 Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (36.3% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (62.6%) 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 (21.6%) and 7.3% of residents also ride the bus 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

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr 0.101011101001110
Houston 0.101011101001110
Texas 4.12
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr 0.101011101001110
Houston 0.101011101001110
Texas 28.31
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Harrisburg Blvd / Ssgt Macario Garcia Dr 0.101011101001110
Houston 0.101011101001110
Texas 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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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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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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