Ellensburg, WA (Thorp / Easton)




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About Ellensburg, WA (Thorp / Easton)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Thorp / Easton median real estate price is $339,847, which is more expensive than 56.9% of the neighborhoods in Washington and 75.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Thorp / Easton is currently $1,188, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 68.0% of Washington neighborhoods.

Thorp / Easton is a remote neighborhood (based on population density) located in Ellensburg, Washington.

Thorp / Easton real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Thorp / Easton 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.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Thorp / Easton. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 37.0%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 96.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods. A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (32.4%). This can occur in vacation areas, and occasionally it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session. If you live here year round, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually 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 Thorp / Easton neighborhood has more Scottish and Croatian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 10.0% of this neighborhood's residents have Scottish ancestry and 1.7% have Croatian ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 9 residents per square mile, Thorp / Easton is less crowded than 97.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods. One of the notable things about Thorp / Easton is that it is one of the quietest neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and quantitative rating of quietness. When you are here, you will find it to be very quiet. If quiet and peaceful are your cup of tea, you may have found a great place for you.

In addition, despite all of the residential real estate here in the Thorp / Easton neighborhood, NeighborhoodScout has discovered that much of it is vacant. In resort or second-home vacation areas, this naturally occurs because homes and apartments are seasonally occupied, and empty for a portion of the year. In non-vacation or resort areas, however, this can be an indicator of property abandonment or a weak real estate market. The vacancy rate here is 37.0%, which is higher than 96.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result, most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis shows that the Thorp / Easton neighborhood has a highly unusual pattern of car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 31.8% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 97.0% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the Thorp / Easton neighborhood is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 6.7% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in Washington, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in Washington.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Thorp / Easton neighborhood in Ellensburg are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 66.7% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.7% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 90.4% of America'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 Thorp / Easton neighborhood, 36.8% 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 26.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (24.5%), and 10.3% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Thorp / Easton neighborhood in Ellensburg, WA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (26.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (15.6%), and residents who report English roots (13.7%), and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (10.0%), along with some Norwegian ancestry residents (6.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Thorp / Easton neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.0% 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 Thorp / Easton neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (37.2% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (87.3%) 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 (9.3%) . 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

44 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Ellensburg 0.101011101001110
Washington 2.84
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Ellensburg 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 31 Condition Alerts found.

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This neighborhood is served by 5 districts:

ELLENSBURG SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Ellensburg Developmental Preschool
400 E University Way
Ellensburg, WA, 98926
PK-PK
Valley View Elementary School
1508 E 3 Rd
Ellensburg, WA, 98936
KG-05
Morgan Middle School
400 E First
Ellensburg, WA, 98926
06-08
K 12 Ellensburg Learning Center
210 Ruby Street
Ellensburg, WA, 98926
PK-12
Excel High School
714 E Dean Nicholson Blvd.
Ellensburg, WA, 98926
09-12
Ellensburg High School
1203 E Capitol
Ellensburg, WA, 98926
09-12
Lincoln Elementary
200 S. Sampson
Ellensburg, WA, 98926
KG-05
Mt. Stuart Elementary
705 W. 15 Th
Ellensburg, WA, 98926
KG-05

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CLE ELUM-ROSLYN SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Swiftwater Learning Center
205 West Idaho Street
Roslyn, WA, 98941
08-12
Cle Elum Roslyn Elementary
2696 Sr 903
Cle Elum, WA, 98922
PK-05
Walter Strom Middle School
2694 Sr 903
Cle Elum, WA, 98922
06-08
Cle Elum Roslyn High School
2692 Sr 903
Cle Eum, WA, 98922
09-12

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THORP SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Thorp Elem & Jr Sr High
10831 N Thorp Hwy
Thorp, WA, 98946
KG-12

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EASTON SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Easton School
1893 Railroad Street
Easton, WA, 98925
KG-12
Easton Secondary School
1893 Railroad Street
Easton, WA, 98925
07-12

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DAMMAN SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Damman Elementary
41 Manastash Rd
Ellensburg, WA, 98926
KG-06

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