North Montgomery is a residential area outside the city of Montgomery neighboring West Montgomery and South Montgomery City where 50,800 people live. Many residents work in public administration, services and administrative professions. In your hunt for a new place, be sure to keep your options open and have a look at the apartments available for rent in neighboring West Montgomery and South Montgomery City.
Cost of Living and Demographics
North Montgomery is unique from other suburbs of Montgomery, like West Montgomery, in that it has a lower cost of living. North Montgomery's average household spending comes to $36.6K/year, and West Montgomery amounts to $46.6K/year.
The nearby neighborhood of West Montgomery is distinct from North Montgomery for multiple reasons. In North Montgomery the median age is 32, while in West Montgomery it's 27. In North Montgomery, the average household size is 2.63 people, and it's 2.54 people in West Montgomery. Of households in North Montgomery and West Montgomery, 32% and 40% have children, respectively.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
To give you some sense of the neighborhood, we should mention a couple of its busiest thoroughfares. Atlanta Hwy has over a dozen of establishments where it's worth grabbing a bite to eat or simply hanging out. Another busy street to keep in mind when doing research about the area and apartments nearby is Coliseum Blvd. Once you've done your homework on the area, be sure you use our apartment finder tool to complete your hunt for your next apartment in North Montgomery.
North Montgomery has restaurants and bars, including Rewind, an opportune spot for drinks after work. With a variety of restaurants in North Montgomery, residents can explore dining types such as cafeterias, pizza, deli snacks and barbecue. Drink up at Keys Bar & Grill or Sous La Terre Downtown, a couple of close-by neighborhood options, and spend the night sipping on delicious cocktails. Additionally, chain and franchise restaurants like McDonald's and Hardee's are to be found in the neighborhood.
Residents looking for stress-relief can easily find time to take care of themselves, with options such as Hogan's Gym and Spa At Montgomery in the nearby vicinity. As for other forms of recreation, North Montgomery is not without its tourism draws. A local claim to fame is the Mooseum.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in North Montgomery, browse the Yelp page.
North Montgomery is home to a few different grocery stores, such as Latino Supermarket and Justin Seafood. These stores are located on Mount Meigs Rd. For your sweet-tooth, head to G & S Donuts on Federal Dr., or enjoy some baked goods at nearby Cupcake Couture Llc, which is also in the area. Additionally, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Kwik Shop and Publix Super Market.
North Montgomery has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including K C's Gifts and Jackson Hospital Gift Shop. Other retailers include the likes of You Name It. For more brand-conscious shoppers, the neighborhood has major retailers and shopping malls. One major retailer is Sam's Club and there's Eastmont Plaza, a mall located on Atlanta Hwy.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in North Montgomery are Childrens Center, Capitol Heights Junior High School and Morningview Elementary School. While this school district information should give you a good idea of your children's school options near the apartments for rent, it's imperative you consult with area school district representatives to confirm the exact schools your children are eligible to attend.
The only district in the neighborhood, Montgomery Public district has a total enrollment of 30,600 students and 1,900 teachers on staff, for a student teacher ratio of 16-to-1. There are 12 high schools, 13 middle schools and 34 elementary schools in the district.