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: Modes of Transportation
Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the
Willowview Ln / Benbow Way (40.1%) than in 99.9% of the
neighborhoods in America.
Also, if your dream is to be able to ride your bike to work each day, look no
further than this unique neighborhood. With 4.5% of residents in
the Willowview Ln / Benbow Way neighborhood commuting on a bicycle to and
from work daily, this neighborhood has more bicycle commuters than
97.0% of all neighborhoods in the U.S., according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.
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 Willowview Ln / Benbow Way
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(53.6%) than are found in 98.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
The Willowview Ln / Benbow Way neighborhood has a greater percentage
of children living in poverty (62.5%) than found in
96.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Children living in poverty
is one of the challenges facing America, and the world, and in this
neighborhood in particular, the problem can be considered acute.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the Willowview Ln / Benbow Way
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
39.2% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a
higher proportion than 95.2% of American neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Willowview Ln / Benbow Way neighborhood has more
Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 53.4% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.
Willowview Ln / Benbow Way is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 81.1% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 98.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, one of the really unique and interesting things about the look and setting of the Willowview Ln / Benbow Way neighborhood is that it is almost entirely dominated by large apartment buildings, such as apartment complexes or high-rise apartments. 66.1% 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 95.0% of all neighborhoods in America.