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
The government often provides some of the more stable jobs in the economy.
From local, to state, to federal government workers, the government can
also be a major employer. What NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed, is
that the S Patrick St / Duke St neighborhood in particular stands out
when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who
are employed by the government. At 19.6% of its workforce, this
neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than
98.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Furthermore, with 1.8% of employed workers living in the
S Patrick St / Duke St neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 96.9% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the S Patrick St / Duke St neighborhood has more
Sub-Saharan African and British ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 10.0% of
this neighborhood's residents have Sub-Saharan African ancestry and 2.0% have British ancestry.
S Patrick St / Duke St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 4.4% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak African languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 98.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
Some neighborhoods have residents that are more educated than others. But
in this neighborhood there is a dramatic difference. NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive analysis reveals that 40.3% of the adults here have
earned a Masters degree, medical degree, Ph.D. or law degree. This is a
higher rate of people with a graduate degree than is found in
98.3% of U.S. neighborhoods, where the average American
neighborhood has 8.4% of its adults with a graduate degree. If you are
highly educated, you may have much in common with many of your neighbors here.
In addition, one of the most interesting things about the S Patrick St / Duke St
neighborhood is that it has a greater concentration of residents who live
alone than most all neighborhoods in America. With 47.7% of the
households here made up of people living alone, NeighborhoodScout's research
reveals that this is a larger proportion of people living alone than in
95.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
In the S Patrick St / Duke St neighborhood, 14.8% of people
ride the train to work each day. This is a very high percentage compared
to most places. In fact, NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this
is a higher level of train ridership than in 95.4% of the
neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, if you love row houses and attached homes, you will probably really like the S Patrick St / Duke St neighborhood. The ambiance, the charm, of row houses is something special. And in sheer abundance of row houses, this neighborhood truly stands out. The real estate here has a higher proportion of row houses and attached homes than nearly any neighborhood in America. In fact, 55.1% of the residential real estate here is classified as row houses and attached homes.