Neighborhood Profile: Country Homes

Up division road towards Whitworth University, you can find the Country Homes neighborhood. Real estate in this area is primarily made up of smaller 1-3 bedroom homes and apartment complexes. Many of the residences in the Country Homes were built between 1970 and 1999, although a number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969, making this area well established in the Spokane community. In this neighborhood you will find residents that most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (15.8%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (11.4%), and residents who report English roots (6.9%), Italian ancestry (5.8%), and French ancestry residents (4.8%). Out of all the demographics present in Country Homes though, the most common type of person you will find is a college student (15.9%), making this a very young and alive neighborhood.

More people in Country Homes choose to walk to work each day (13.2%) than almost any neighborhood in America, which shows that people typically like to be active in this region. If you’re moving in, don’t think it out of the ordinary to find a few good-looking, muscled chaps to help you with those heavy boxes. Before they leave, make sure to ask them how their classes are going and you might find yourself talking about existential philosophy or neoclassical feminism, making move in day feel productive and intellectual. Most of your neighbors in this area will be lower to middle income with 32.6% of the working population employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. This means you can expect honest, hard working people to surround you.

Moving in with a family and looking for a place to have a good time? Wonderland Family Fun Center offers a wide variety of activities and amusements for the little kids. Parents, you may even get a kick out of it too. If you’re looking for fast food, you’ll be surrounded by a list of options like Zip’s, KFC, Jack in the Box, or the famous Long John Silver’s. There are a few grocery options in the area to consider as well such as Fred Meyer’s, Herbalife, Albertsons, Safeway, WinCo, and Rosauers. Find your home today and explore what this area has to offer for yourself.

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