Charlottesville, VA (Cherry Ave / 5th St SW)




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About Charlottesville, VA (Cherry Ave / 5th St SW)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Cherry Ave / 5th St SW median real estate price is $212,174, which is more expensive than 41.2% of the neighborhoods in Virginia and 54.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Cherry Ave / 5th St SW is currently $971, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 69.9% of Virginia neighborhoods.

Cherry Ave / 5th St SW is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Cherry Ave / 5th St SW 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 Cherry Ave / 5th St SW neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Cherry Ave / 5th St SW has a 13.1% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 68.0% of American neighborhoods). Most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This could either signal that there is a weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood or that large amount of new housing has been built and not yet occupied. Either way, if you live here, you may find many of the homes or apartments are empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

From major sales accounts to fast-food workers, sales and service employees are often the backbone of the local economy. In the Cherry Ave / 5th St SW neighborhood, they truly stand out. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis identifies this neighborhood as having a higher percentage of sales and service workers than 96.8% of all American neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Cherry Ave / 5th St SW neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that 21.2% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in 96.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Cherry Ave / 5th St SW neighborhood has more Yugoslav ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 0.6% of this neighborhood's residents have Yugoslav ancestry.

Cherry Ave / 5th St SW is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.4% 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 96.4% 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 Cherry Ave / 5th St SW neighborhood in Charlottesville are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 70.3% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 19.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 56.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

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 Cherry Ave / 5th St SW neighborhood, 44.5% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 31.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (13.6%), and 10.0% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Cherry Ave / 5th St SW neighborhood in Charlottesville, VA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian (6.1%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (6.0%), and residents who report Sub-Saharan African roots (5.6%), and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (5.3%), along with some Irish ancestry residents (4.0%), among others. In addition, 11.0% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Cherry Ave / 5th St SW neighborhood is English, spoken by 87.9% of households. Some people also speak African languages (2.4%).

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 Cherry Ave / 5th St SW neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (45.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (51.5%) 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 (21.2%) and 11.4% 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

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 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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Cherry Ave / 5th St SW 0.101011101001110
Charlottesville 0.101011101001110
Virginia 1.96
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Charlottesville 0.101011101001110
Virginia 18.67
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Cherry Ave / 5th St SW 0.101011101001110
Charlottesville 0.101011101001110
Virginia 19

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 8 Condition Alerts found.

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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to VA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Burnley Moran Elem
1300 Long Street
Charlottesville, VA, 22901
PK-04
Charlottesville Alternative
715 Henry Avenue
Charlottesville, VA, 22903
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Johnson Elem
1645 Cherry Avenue
Charlottesville, VA, 22903
PK-04
Buford Middle
1000 Cherry Avenue
Charlottesville, VA, 22903
07-08
Charlottesville High
1400 Melbourne Road
Charlottesville, VA, 22901
09-12
Greenbrier Elem
2228 Greenbrier Drive
Charlottesville, VA, 22901
PK-04
Jackson Via Elem
508 Harris Road
Charlottesville, VA, 22903
PK-04
Walker Upper Elem
1564 Dairy Road
Charlottesville, VA, 22903
05-06
Clark Elem
1000 Belmont Avenue
Charlottesville, VA, 22902
PK-04
Venable Elem
406 14 Th Street Nw
Charlottesville, VA, 22903
PK-04

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