FIRST CHOICE ELECTRIC, PROVIDES ELECTRICAL SERVICES IN LAKE ST. LOUIS, MO (EDGEWATER PT / LAKE SAINT LOUIS BLVD)
Real Estate Prices and Overview
Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd median real estate price is $329,462, which is more expensive than 93.8% of the neighborhoods in Missouri and 69.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.
The average rental price in Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd is currently $1,993, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 99.0% of the neighborhoods in Missouri.
Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lake St. Louis, Missouri.
Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd 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.
In Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd, the current vacancy rate is 3.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 86.9% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
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: Modes of Transportation
Our research reveals that 95.7% of commuters who live in the Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood get to work each day by driving alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than 98.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Also, a unique way of commuting is simply not to. And in the Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood, analysis shows that 13.6% of the residents work from home, avoiding a commute altogether. This may not seem like a large number, but it is a higher proportion of people working from home than is found in 97.2% of the neighborhoods in the United States. One thing NeighborhoodScout's research reveals is that the wealthier and/or more isolated the neighborhood, the greater the proportion of residents who choose to work from home.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
Owner-occupied real estate dominates the Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 98.5% of neighborhoods in America.
In addition, one way that the Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood really stands out, is that it has more large 4, 5, or additional bedroom homes and real estate than 96.9% of the neighborhoods in America. When you walk or drive around this neighborhood, you'll instantly notice the size of the homes here which definitely makes a strong visual statement.
Notable & Unique: People
A majority of the adults in the Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd 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 Missouri by NeighborhoodScout's analysis, which rated it as better for executive lifestyles than 96.8% of the neighborhoods in Missouri. In addition to being an excellent choice for highly educated executives, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates and families with school-aged children.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood has more Hungarian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.7% of this neighborhood's residents have Hungarian ancestry.
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 Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood in Lake St. Louis are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 92.2% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.6% 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 86.4% 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 Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood, 51.8% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 23.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (13.1%), and 11.8% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.1% of households. Some people also speak Italian (2.9%).
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 Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood in Lake St. Louis, MO, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (33.8%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (15.4%), and residents who report English roots (13.4%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (5.2%), along with some French ancestry residents (3.2%), among others.
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 Edgewater Pt / Lake Saint Louis Blvd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (32.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (95.7%) 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.