Renters living in North Berkeley are awash with options to satisfy their basic to more particular lifestyle wants and needs. The apartments in North Berkeley are close to different stores and conveniences. More apartments are available for rent in surrounding areas. Widen your search into other neighborhoods like Central and Solano Avenue.
Food, Libations and Recreation
Because moving can be messy, narrow your search for the perfect place by using our site's apartment ratings and reviews. For those who value convenience, Solano Ave. and Shattuck Ave. are a couple popular streets in North Berkeley with numerous dining, drinking and business establishments. Don't forget to use our website's powerful apartment finder tool in your search for apartments in North Berkeley.
Wine and dine yourself in North Berkeley with dinner at Miyuki Japanese Restaurant and drinks at Schmidt's Pub. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, additionally. Subway and Jamba Juice are both located in the neighborhood.
It doesn't hurt to have a gym or a spa down the street. North Berkeley has Surfaces The Spa and Happy Hour Fitness Studio. As for other forms of recreation, explore and evoke a sense of wonderment and culture at North Berkeley's Art Thou Graphics.
For more details regarding fun places to grab a bite or hit up Happy Hour in North Berkeley, take a peek at the Yelp page.
Berkeley Produce Ctr and Earthly Nutrition are just some of the grocery stores in North Berkeley. The stores are both conveniently located near each other on Shattuck Ave. Never fail to satisfy your sweet-tooth in this neighborhood. Follow the aroma of freshly baked treats to Love At First Bite on Walnut St., or continue on to La Farine Bakery, which is located on Solano Ave.
North Berkeley has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Tibet Himalaya House and Lucky 7 Shop. Or, for those artsy types, Stoll Custom Framing is on Solano Ave.
Nearby School Information
Some of the schools near the apartments in North Berkeley are Martin Luther King Middle School, Albany Middle School and Hopkins Early Childhood. The school information here serves as an approximation of what districts your children might attend, but be sure to speak with school district officials to confirm the precise schools serving the apartments for rent in the area.
The 12 elementary schools, four middle schools and three high schools in the Berkeley Unified district have a different proportion of students to teachers along with a different student-body size than Albany City Unified, with the former boasting lower ratios and fewer overall students. Berkeley Unified district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Albany City Unified district.
Living, Demographics and Costs
With its attractive range of amenities and overall charm, North Berkeley is a more expensive city than nearby Central. While Central's average cost per household comes to $54.8K/year, North Berkeley's comes to $118.1K/year.
The neighborhood of Central is somewhat different from North Berkeley 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 North Berkeley is 26, while in Central it's 32. In North Berkeley, the average household size is 2.29 people, and it's 2.04 people in Central. Of households in North Berkeley and Central, 22% and 18% have children, respectively.
Is North Berkeley the right neighborhood for you? A look at how much your future neighbors are bringing in might shed some light. While those who live in nearby Central make an average of $69.3K, North Berkeley residents are raking in an average of $196.8K.