Located in Pinellas County, Cross Bayou is a neighborhood that offers a variety of amenities. This neighborhood offers two to four bedroom single family homes with a one or two car garage. The homes in this neighborhood are also close to shopping, dining, and major roadways. The homes in this neighborhood have amenities such as outdoor patios and upgraded flooring. This neighborhood is situated on Starkey Road near Brian Dairy Rd. The homes in Cross Bayou Estates have been built between the late 1950s and early 1970s. These homes have been rated by the GreatSchools program based on equity data.
The neighborhood is served by Cross Bayou Elementary School, which has been ranked within the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for math and reading proficiency. The school also fosters a sense of community and collaborative effort among staff and students. The school serves 373 students in Pre-K through five. In addition to fostering a sense of community, the school offers a caring environment for students to become lifelong learners. The school has a student population that has remained flat for the past five school years.
The Cross Bayou neighborhood is part of Pinellas County, which is situated on the west central coast of Florida. The county extends up to the Gulf of Mexico and is bordered by Seminole County on the west, St. Petersburg on the east, and Hillsborough County on the south. This region is also a part of the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida metropolitan statistical area.
The median real estate price in the Cross Bayou neighborhood is less than 66.3% of the total real estate prices in Florida. This means that the neighborhood is much more affordable than most neighborhoods in the country. The average rent in Cross Bayou is lower than 69.7% of the total rent in Florida. In addition, the average vacancy rate in the Cross Bayou neighborhood is 13.8%. The vacancy rate is higher than the national average of 72.9%, which indicates that there is a large amount of new housing available. The average rental price in the Cross Bayou neighborhood is $1,912.
The Cross Bayou neighborhood has a diverse population. The average age of the residents in this neighborhood is 48.8, which is much younger than the average age in the United States. The neighborhood has an above-market parking ratio of 3.8 per 1,000 SF, which means that there are more parking spaces available for residents than there are vehicles. Additionally, the Cross Bayou neighborhood has 41.0% of its residents employed, which is much higher than the average American neighborhood. Most of the Cross Bayou neighborhood’s workers are employed in manufacturing and laborer jobs.
The Cross Bayou neighborhood is home to residents who are most commonly German and Irish. In addition, the area has a higher percentage of Yugoslav ancestry people than any other neighborhood. Other ancestries reported by residents of the Cross Bayou neighborhood include Italian, English, and Puerto Rican. The Cross Bayou neighborhood is home to a large number of children who are below the federal poverty level. This means that the neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than the national average.