Chehalis, WA (City Center)




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About Chehalis, WA (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Chehalis is $209,087, which is less expensive than 76.4% of Washington neighborhoods and 76.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Chehalis City Center is currently $954, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 83.3% of Washington neighborhoods.

Chehalis City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Chehalis, Washington.

Real estate in the City Center of Chehalis, WA 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 City Center neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Chehalis City Center has a 11.4% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 61.2% 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

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 Chehalis, the City Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Chehalis City Center neighborhood has more Welsh and Swiss ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 5.0% of this neighborhood's residents have Welsh ancestry and 2.3% have Swiss ancestry.

Chehalis City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Korean at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.1% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

Of particular note, 5.6% of the people in the City Center neighborhood currently reside in a correction facility, held due to punishment for a crime.


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 City Center neighborhood in Chehalis are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 76.3% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 19.6% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 55.8% 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 Chehalis City Center neighborhood, 30.9% 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 manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 27.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (25.8%), and 15.2% 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 City Center neighborhood in Chehalis, WA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (22.8%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (17.9%), and residents who report Mexican roots (10.5%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (8.9%), along with some Welsh ancestry residents (5.0%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Chehalis City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 87.1% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (9.9%).

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 Chehalis City Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (38.3% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (79.9%) 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 (11.0%) . 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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Chehalis 0.101011101001110
Washington 2.84
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Washington 56

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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CENTRALIA SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Washington

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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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District Quality Compared to Washington

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Better than of WA school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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

School District Enrollment By Group

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