Monterey Arcadia is a neighborhood of Scottsdale that is home to about 27,500 people who work in services, retail and administrative professions. The apartments for rent in Monterey Arcadia are near Camelback Corridor and Golden Keys.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
Monterey Arcadia is less expensive than other Scottsdale metro areas, such as Camelback Corridor. On average a household in Monterey Arcadia spends $77.5K/year in total expenditures, compared to Camelback Corridor's $120.5K/year.
The neighborhoods of Monterey Arcadia and Golden Keys are identical both in terms of the percentage of households that have children and the average household size. In both neighborhoods, the percentage of households with children is 12% and the average household size is 1.79 people per household.
The household average income in Monterey Arcadia is higher than that of households in Golden Keys, and more residents in Monterey Arcadia have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Golden Keys. Its average household income is $113.3K/year while the median is $76,446. Compare this fact with Golden Keys, where the average income is $91.4K and the median is $63,379. In addition to that, more people in Monterey Arcadia have attained a master's degree or higher.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
To give you some sense of the neighborhood, we should mention a couple of its busiest thoroughfares. E Camelback Rd. 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 N Scottsdale Rd. Refine your search with our apartment finder tool.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Kyoto Japanese Restaurant and make a pit stop after at Whiskey for drinks. To mention just a few of the dining cuisines in the Monterey Arcadia, the list includes juice bars, pizza and deli snacks. Quench your thirst at a handful of local establishments. Neighborhood bar-goers love Smash Boxx and Myst Nightclub. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Denny's and Arby's. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
With nearby Bliss Spa and G Scottsdale Spa, Monterey Arcadia residents have health options right around the corner. Popular places of entertainment include Greasepaint Scottsdale, where locals and tourists alike can enjoy prime performances from skilled actors, dancers and artists.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in Monterey Arcadia, check out the Yelp page.
Thomas Levitt and S J Scottsdale Foods are just some of the grocery stores in Monterey Arcadia. The stores are both conveniently located near each other on E Camelback Rd. Treat yourself to a taste of the best baked goods in town. Head to Sprinkles Cupcakes on N Scottsdale Rd. or try out Bread Basket Inc, which is located on N Miller Rd. On top of that, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Outragious Olive Oils and Safeway.
The Monterey Arcadia area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Arc Traders Inc and Waddell Trading, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. Additional shopping can be found at one of the area's department/factory-outlet stores. To give you an idea of the options, there's Electric Massager Scottsdale on E Camelback Rd. There are great popular retails and shopping malls in the area, such as Papyrus and Disney Store. Area shopping malls are Camelback & Miller Plaza and Miller Plaza.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
Where you rent will largely determine which schools your children attend. They could be eligible to attend a school in the Scottsdale Unified District. Schools near the apartments in Monterey Arcadia are Az 2020 Online Academy, Mohave Middle School and Scottsdale Umc Cooperative Preschool & Kdgn. Before getting too attached to a particular school, be sure to check with your local district to determine if the apartments for rent you are looking at are served by a preferred school or district.
By the number of schools in a district serving the area, two elementary schools, one middle school and three high schools are located within the Ajo Unified District. The number of students per instructor, along with the overall student-body size, is less than that of Scottsdale Unified District. Ajo Unified District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Scottsdale Unified District.