Bowling Green / San Augustine median real estate price is $164,952, which is less expensive than 72.3% of Texas neighborhoods and 79.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
The average rental price in Bowling Green / San Augustine is currently $1,434, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 79.9% of Texas neighborhoods.
Bowling Green / San Augustine is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Pasadena, Texas.
Bowling Green / San Augustine real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two 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 Bowling Green / San Augustine neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.
Real estate vacancies in Bowling Green / San Augustine are 4.8%, which is lower than one will find in 69.5% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Bowling Green / San Augustine 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.
Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Pasadena, the Bowling Green / San Augustine neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Did you know that the Bowling Green / San Augustine neighborhood has more Mexican and Dutch ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 62.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry and 4.1% have Dutch ancestry.
Bowling Green / San Augustine is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Native American languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 96.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 Bowling Green / San Augustine neighborhood in Pasadena are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 61.1% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 5.4% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 64.1% of America's neighborhoods.
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.
In the Bowling Green / San Augustine neighborhood, 40.9% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 23.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (18.4%), and 16.9% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The most common language spoken in the Bowling Green / San Augustine neighborhood is English, spoken by 64.8% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (35.2%).
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 Bowling Green / San Augustine neighborhood in Pasadena, TX, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (62.4%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (7.1%), and residents who report Dutch roots (4.1%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (3.3%), along with some French ancestry residents (2.1%), among others. In addition, 30.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
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 Bowling Green / San Augustine neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (42.8% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (81.7%) 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 (11.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.