The endless options available to residents of Laurel Glen range from standard conveniences to atypical indulgences; simply put, the neighborhood has everything to offer and more. Popular among families, the Laurel Glen area offers centrally-positioned conveniences like grocery stores. The apartments for rent in Laurel Glen neighbor Silver Creek and The Oaks.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
We make it easier to carve out your next neighborhood nook with ratings and reviews of apartments online. Home to a host of everyday essentials and specialized shops, the convenience of living in Laurel Glen can't be beat. White Ln. and Ming Ave. are two particularly busy streets well-suited for those who prefer living in the thick of things. 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 Laurel Glen.
Enjoy drinks after work with coworkers and friends in Laurel Glen at Sports & Spirits. Additionally, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Wingstop and McDonald's. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
It doesn't hurt to have a gym or a spa down the street. Laurel Glen has In-Shape Health Clubs and Body Xchange Sports Club.
For a more extensive list of places in Laurel Glen to chow down, chill and enjoy entertainment, glance over the Yelp page.
Laurel Glen has multiple grocery stores in the area, including Fastrip Food Store and Asian Market which are both located on White Ln. Head to Albertsons Bakery, a bakery on White Ln., or swing by Foster's Donuts, which is also in the area, and warm up to delicious baked goods and tasty treats. On top of that, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Ampm and Albertsons.
Those value- and brand-conscious shoppers among potential renters will have easy access to some of their favorite stores. Dollar Tree is on White Ln. The neighborhood also has Village At The Oaks, a shopping mall a short drive from the apartments listed here.
Neighborhood School Stats
The schools near the apartments in Laurel Glen are Kern Workforce 2000 Academy, Tevis Junior High School and Laurelglen Elementary School. Due to the fact that school district boundaries do not necessarily line up with county lines, you should contact local school district representatives for more information on exactly which schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested.
The 18 elementary schools and five middle schools in the Panama-Buena Vista Union district have a different proportion of students to teachers along with a different student-body size than Lakeside Union, with the former boasting lower ratios and fewer overall students. Panama-Buena Vista Union district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Lakeside Union district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
With an average household expenditure of $61.6K/year, Laurel Glen's cost of living is not unlike other urban areas in Bakersfield, such as Silver Creek, which reports a total of $57.0K/year.
Laurel Glen is distinct from neighboring Silver Creek by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 2.63 people per household in Laurel Glen and 3.63 people per household in Silver Creek. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 40% have children in Laurel Glen and in Silver Creek it's 60% of households with children.
The household average income in Laurel Glen is higher than that of households in Silver Creek, and more residents in Laurel Glen have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Silver Creek. Its average household income is $81.7K/year while the median is $87,642. Compare this fact with Silver Creek, where the average income is $73.4K and the median is $72,464. In addition to that, more people in Laurel Glen have attained a master's degree or higher.