Sturbridge boasts a wide array of eateries, with more than 20 unique food types located within minutes of the neighborhood rentals. Sturbridge is a family-centric place with centrally-located grocery stores and conveniences. If you're looking for a new place, check out the apartments for rent in neighboring South Montgomery City and Vaughn Meadows.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
Find something for everyone on Vaughn Rd. in Sturbridge. With so many restaurants and things to do, this busy hot spot makes it easy to please. Find out what others think when you read our apartment ratings and reviews. 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 Sturbridge.
Sturbridge residents take advantage of the area's delectable dining options, such as Miyako Japanese Steak & Sushi and Kabuki Japanese Steakhouse. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at McDonald's and Hardee's. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Stay fit (or get started) at one of Sturbridge's nearby health clubs. Options include Adonnas Fit Stop and Pro Fit 3d. As for other forms of recreation, explore and evoke a sense of wonderment and culture at Sturbridge's Smith Harper.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in Sturbridge.
Quick Service and Tobacco N Beverage, both located on Vaughn Rd., are just a couple of the many grocery stores in the Sturbridge area. Enjoy the aroma of Cupcake Couture's freshly baked goods and stop in for a taste on Bell Rd. Furthermore, Gigi's Cupcakes is located on Vaughn Rd., so your sweet-tooth stomach will always have options. Additionally, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Kangaroo Express and Mapco Express.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the Sturbridge area, including Pamala's Boutique and Periwinkle Distinctive Gifts. Or, if you want to add a touch of color and an artistic flair to your apartment, Picture That Again is on Vaughn Rd. For shoppers who like choice, Vaughn Rd. is home to Festival Plaza, a shopping with some big-name stores. The area is also home to the popular retailer Amy's Hallmark.
Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Sturbridge are Lighthouse Christian Academy and Brewbaker Junior High School. Please remember to consult with local district officials to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
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.
Cost of Living and Demographics
When making budgetary considerations, it's important to note that the cost of living is higher than in South Montgomery City. The average household spends $94.7K/year in total expenditures, compared to South Montgomery City's $49.3K/year.
The neighborhood of South Montgomery City is somewhat different from Sturbridge in terms of median age, although they are more comparable relative to household sizes and the number of households with children. The median age in Sturbridge is 20, while in South Montgomery City it's 32. In Sturbridge, the average household size is 2.32 people, and it's 2.39 people in South Montgomery City. Of households in Sturbridge and South Montgomery City, 33% and 35% have children, respectively.
At $155.2K, the average income level in Sturbridge is significantly higher than that of South Montgomery City's, which stands at $60.0K.