Irving, TX (Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd)




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About Irving, TX (Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd median real estate price is $116,312, which is less expensive than 60.0% of Texas neighborhoods and 60.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd is currently $1,027, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 46.9% of Texas neighborhoods.

Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Irving, Texas.

Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd 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 Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd are 6.4%, which is lower than one will find in 67.2% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

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

NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd 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 49.2% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a higher proportion than 99.3% of American neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 62.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 74.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 97.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd (21.7%) than in 96.4% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 95.2% of the adult residents in the Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd neighborhood do not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated adults than found in 96.3% of the neighborhoods in America.


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 Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd neighborhood in Irving are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 64.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 35.3% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 78.3% 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 Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd neighborhood, 49.2% 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 28.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (12.4%), and 9.1% 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 Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd neighborhood in Irving, TX, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (62.3%). There are also a number of people of Spanish ancestry (5.3%), and residents who report Irish roots (3.2%), and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (2.8%), along with some English ancestry residents (2.6%), among others. In addition, 40.9% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 74.0% of households. Some people also speak English (25.6%).

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 Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (37.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (73.3%) 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 (21.7%) . 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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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AGE OF Irving, TX (Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd) HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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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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Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd 0.101011101001110
Irving 0.101011101001110
Texas 4.12
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd 0.101011101001110
Irving 0.101011101001110
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Rock Island Rd / S Macarthur Blvd 0.101011101001110
Irving 0.101011101001110
Texas 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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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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