Smithfield, VA (Rushmere)




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About Smithfield, VA (Rushmere)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Rushmere median real estate price is $226,638, which is more expensive than 47.4% of the neighborhoods in Virginia and 59.5% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Rushmere is currently $1,067, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 63.1% of Virginia neighborhoods.

Rushmere is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Smithfield, Virginia.

Rushmere real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Rushmere neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Rushmere has a 12.5% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 65.7% 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

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: Diversity

Did you know that the Rushmere neighborhood has more British ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.5% of this neighborhood's residents have British ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're planning where to retire, the Rushmere neighborhood in Smithfield is a great option to consider. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive retirement dream area analysis, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety ratings compared to other neighborhoods in VA, offers a wide range of housing options, and has already attracted an enviable mix of college educated seniors. This neighborhood ranks as better for retirement living than 86.9% of the neighborhoods in Virginia. If you are considering retiring to Virginia, this is a good neighborhood to look at.


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 Rushmere neighborhood in Smithfield are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 59.3% of the neighborhoods in America. With 20.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 56.6% 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 Rushmere neighborhood, 34.7% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 29.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (19.4%), and 16.7% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Rushmere neighborhood in Smithfield, VA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (8.7%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (8.1%), and residents who report Irish roots (4.0%), and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (2.5%), along with some British ancestry residents (2.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Rushmere neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.4% of households.

Getting to Work

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 Rushmere neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (26.7% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (88.9%) 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 (10.2%) . 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts 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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Rushmere 0.101011101001110
Smithfield 0.101011101001110
Virginia 1.96
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Rushmere 0.101011101001110
Smithfield 0.101011101001110
Virginia 18.67
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Rushmere 0.101011101001110
Smithfield 0.101011101001110
Virginia 19

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 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
Carrollton Elem
14440 New Towne Haven Ln
Carrollton, VA, 23314
PK-03
Hardy Elem
9311 Hardy Cir
Smithfield, VA, 23430
PK-03
Smithfield High
14171 Turner Dr
Smithfield, VA, 23430
09-12
Windsor Elem
20008 Courthouse Hwy
Windsor, VA, 23487
PK-05
Windsor High
24 Church Street
Windsor, VA, 23487
09-12
Georgie D. Tyler Middle
23320 N. Court St.
Windsor, VA, 23487
06-08
Westside Elem
800 Main Street
Smithfield, VA, 23430
04-06
Carrsville Elem
5355 Carrsville Hwy
Carrsville, VA, 23315
PK-05
Smithfield Middle
14175 Turner Drive
Smithfield, VA, 23430
07-08

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