The endless options available to residents of Heights range from standard conveniences to atypical indulgences; simply put, the neighborhood has everything to offer and more. Families will feel right at home in Heights, which offers shops and conveniences that suit both parents and kids. More apartments are available for rent in surrounding areas. Widen your search into other neighborhoods like Midtown and Ward 3.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near the Apartments for Rent
ApartmentGuide.com takes the stress out of searching for your next place. Run through our online ratings and reviews to help you find your new front door. Heights boasts fun and convenience all in one, with numerous amenities and basic services located within the immediate area. Specifically, Kavanaugh Blvd. and R St. are a couple of the busiest streets in town, perfect for people who love the hustle and bustle. Don't forget to use our website's powerful apartment finder tool in your search for apartments in Heights.
Heights has restaurants and bars, including By The Glass, an opportune spot for drinks after work. With a few different restaurants in the area, Heights residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and deli snacks. Additionally, chain and franchise restaurants like Papa John's Pizza and Papa Murphy's Take 'n' Bake are to be found in the neighborhood.
Take some time for yourself and (literally) work things out without going too far. Nearby health options include Heights Spa & Nail Salon and Health & Fitness In The Hts.
Peruse the Yelp page and uncover even more Heights spots where you can relax with good food and great company.
Heights has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Foster Cochran Co and Milk & Honey.
Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in Heights are Arkansas River Valley Montessori, Forest Heights Middle School and Forest Park Elementary School. Please remember to consult with local district officials to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
A middle school in the Little Rock School District, Forest Heights Middle School has a strong student-teacher ratio of 12-to-1.
The two elementary schools and one high school in the Ark. School For The Blind district have a different proportion of students to teachers along with a different student-body size than Little Rock School District, with the former boasting lower ratios and fewer overall students. Ark. School For The Blind district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Little Rock School District.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Is Heights the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. $105.4K/year is the average household expenditure in Heights, an interesting urban area with a higher cost of living (and a broader spectrum of things to do, see and enjoy) than nearby Little Rock metro Midtown, which has a total household expenditure of $61.7K/year.
The neighborhood of Midtown is somewhat different from Heights in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Heights the median age is 26, while in Midtown it's 33. In Heights, the average household size is 1.98 people, and it's 2.17 people in Midtown. The percentage of households that have children is the exact same for each neighborhood, at 25%.
At $172.7K, the average income level in Heights is significantly higher than that of Midtown's, which stands at $82.1K.