With more than 10 food genres within close proximity of the rentals, Eastside's restaurants can please even the pickiest eater. The nearness of the apartments in Eastside to essential conveniences and stores make it an easy place to live, work and play. There are other great apartments in the surrounding area. Even more apartments are available in the adjacent neighborhoods of Old Spanish Trail and Bristol Park.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
For those looking for a lively area with great grub, consider an apartment close to Eastside's bustling S Houghton Rd. Find out more about the neighborhood from our online apartment ratings and reviews. Open the door to a place you love with our apartment finder tool.
Eastside residents can enjoy dining out right in their own neighborhood with over a half dozen restaurants nearby. Albertsons Delicatessen and Mama's Famous Pizza & Heros represent a few of those dining options. Residents can choose from either deli snacks or pizza. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, additionally. Village Inn and Jack In The Box are both located in the neighborhood.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in Eastside.
The neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Albertsons and Circle K.
Brand-savvy patrons will gain easy access to several big retail stores and malls. Officemax is on E 22nd St. and Old Spanish Trail Marketplace, a shopping mall, is also nearby.
Neighborhood School Stats
The schools near the apartments in Eastside are Academy Of Tucson High School, Gridley Middle School and Soleng Tom 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.
The only district in the neighborhood, Tucson Unified District has a total enrollment of 58,000 students and 2,800 teachers on staff, for a student teacher ratio of 20-to-1. There are 23 high schools, 29 middle schools and 69 elementary schools in the district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Eastside is more affordable than other urban areas in Tucson, such as Old Spanish Trail, though it offers a similar city lifestyle. Nevertheless, in annual household spending, Eastside reports an average of $56.7K/year, while Old Spanish Trail spends an average of $63.3K/year.
The neighborhood of Old Spanish Trail is somewhat different from Eastside in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Eastside the median age is 28, while in Old Spanish Trail it's 39. The average household size for the neighborhood is 2.57 people, and it's 2.48 people in Old Spanish Trail. Of households in Eastside and Old Spanish Trail, 35% and 29% have children, respectively.