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: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout’s research finding that the Walnut Ridge / Andover Hills neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the Walnut Ridge / Andover Hills community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
In addition, a majority of the adults in the Walnut Ridge / Andover Hills neighborhood are wealthy and educated executives. They own stately homes that tend to maintain high real estate appreciation rates. Their upper-level careers keep them busy, but allow them to live comfortably. If you’re an executive and want to keep similar company, consider settling in this neighborhood, rated as an executive lifestyle “best choice” neighborhood for Kentucky by NeighborhoodScout’s analysis, which rated it as better for executive lifestyles than 99.2% of the neighborhoods in Kentucky. In addition to being an excellent choice for highly educated executives, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for families with school-aged children and urban sophisticates.
Also, astoundingly, NeighborhoodScout’s research reveals that this single neighborhood has a higher concentration of married couples living here than 95.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Whether they have school-aged children or not, married couples are the rule in the Walnut Ridge / Andover Hills neighborhood. If you are a married couple, you may find many people here with a similar lifestyle, and perhaps common interests. But if you are single, you might not find many other singles here.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
If you like the look and ambience of new homes and newly built neighborhoods, you will love the Walnut Ridge / Andover Hills neighborhood. A whopping 81.9% of the homes and other residential real estate here were built after 1999, which is a higher proportion of new homes then you will find in 97.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. Everything here just feels new. In fact, the concentration of newer homes here is so great that they completely dominate the landscape. In most neighborhoods, there is a mixture of ages of residential real estate, but here it is almost completely built during one time frame: 2000 through today.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Walnut Ridge / Andover Hills neighborhood has more Yugoslav and Arab ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It’s true! In fact, 0.7% of this neighborhood’s residents have Yugoslav ancestry and 3.2% have Arab ancestry.