Centralia, WA (Newaukum / Galvin)




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About Centralia, WA (Newaukum / Galvin)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Newaukum / Galvin median real estate price is $212,004, which is less expensive than 75.9% of Washington neighborhoods and 75.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Newaukum / Galvin is currently $1,312, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 59.7% of Washington neighborhoods.

Newaukum / Galvin is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Centralia, Washington.

Newaukum / Galvin 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 owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Newaukum / Galvin 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 Newaukum / Galvin are 6.0%, which is lower than one will find in 69.6% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Newaukum / Galvin 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

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 Centralia, the Newaukum / Galvin neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research reveals that 96.6% of commuters who live in the Newaukum / Galvin neighborhood get to work each day by driving alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than 99.3% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

It used to be that most Americans lived on the farm, or otherwise made their living from the land, the forests, or the sea. With global trade and an economy increasingly based on providing services to one another, fewer people farm, fish or harvest timber now than at any time in American history. But according to NeighborhoodScout's leading analysis, the Newaukum / Galvin neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 6.1% of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of such workers than 97.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

If you are planning to retire in Washington, this neighborhood should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, Newaukum / Galvin may be considered a retiree's dream neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and metrics, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in Washington, while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose to live here, makes the neighborhood more retiree-friendly than 97.2% of neighborhoods in WA. If a Washington retirement is in your future, this neighborhood should be one of the places you visit.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Newaukum / Galvin neighborhood has more Finnish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Finnish ancestry.


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 Newaukum / Galvin neighborhood in Centralia are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 69.3% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 42.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 84.8% 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 Newaukum / Galvin neighborhood, 39.4% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 19.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (19.1%), and 15.9% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Newaukum / Galvin neighborhood in Centralia, WA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (22.5%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (17.3%), and residents who report Irish roots (15.3%), and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (8.1%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (5.7%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Newaukum / Galvin neighborhood is English, spoken by 93.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (5.6%).

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 Newaukum / Galvin neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (38.8% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (96.6%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. 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

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Centralia 0.101011101001110
Washington 2.84
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Centralia 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

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CENTRALIA SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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 WA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Futurus High School
906 Johnson Road
Centralia, WA, 98531
09-12
Edison Elementary
607 H Street
Centralia, WA, 98531
KG-03
Fords Prairie Elementary
1620 Harrison Avenue
Centralia, WA, 98531
KG-03
Jefferson Lincoln Elementary
400 West Summa
Centralia, WA, 98531
KG-03
Washington Elementary School
800 Field Street
Centralia, WA, 98531
KG-06
Centralia Middle School
901 Johnson Road
Centralia, WA, 98531
05-12
Centralia High School
813 Eshom Road
Centralia, WA, 98531
09-12
Oakview Elementary School
201 Oakview Avenue
Centralia, WA, 98531
04-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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CHEHALIS SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Better than of WA school districts.

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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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to WA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lewis County Juvenile Detention
1255 Sw Pacific St
Chehalis, WA, 98532
05-12
Cascade Elementary School
89 Sw Third Street
Chehalis, WA, 98532
PK-01
Olympic Elementary
2057 Sw Salsbury
Chehalis, WA, 98532
04-05
R E Bennett Elementary
233 South Market Blvd
Chehalis, WA, 98532
02-03
Green Hill Academic School
375 Sw 11 Th Street
Chehalis, WA, 98532
09-12
Chehalis Middle School
1060 Sw 20 Th Street
Chehalis, WA, 98532
06-08
Lewis County Jail
345 Nw North Street
Chehalis, WA, 98532
09-12
Lewis County Alternative School
1265 Sw Pacific Ave
Chehalis, WA, 98532
06-12
W F West High School
342 Sw 16 Th Street
Chehalis, WA, 98532
09-12

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