Fowl River is one of the more affordable neighborhoods in the area, which may be of interest to prospective renters. In the search for a new place, don't forget to have a look at the apartments in neighboring West Mobile and Grove Hill.
Local Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Fowl River are George H Bryant Vocational-Agricultural, Katherine H Hankins Middle School and Pearl Haskew Elementary School. While this information provides an approximation of the schools and districts serving the area, it is critical you consult with the districts around the apartments for rent to confirm exactly which schools your children may attend.
George H Bryant Vocational-Agricultural, a Mobile County district high school, has the best college-acceptance rate in the district. The student teacher ratios at the nearby schools of Katherine H Hankins Middle School and Pearl Haskew Elementary School are both low. At Katherine H Hankins Middle School it's 15-to-1 and at Pearl Haskew Elementary School it's the same.
The only district in the neighborhood, Mobile County district has a total enrollment of 67,200 students and 4,100 teachers on staff, for a student teacher ratio of 17-to-1. There are 19 high schools, 25 middle schools and 54 elementary schools in the district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Fowl River's cost of living is about 35% lower than in nearby West Mobile. On average a household in Fowl River spends $41.3K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of West Mobile, which come to around $63.6K/year.
The neighborhoods of Fowl River and Grove Hill are identical by the average number of people per household, 2.79, and similar by the percentage of households that have children, 51% and 50%, respectively.
Fowl River and Grove Hill are comparable in terms of income, with the former reporting an average household income of $45.7K. The areas differ in terms of education -- a larger portion of Fowl River residents have master's degrees than Grove Hill.