Cost of Living and Demographics
The cost of living in Friendly Valley, part of metropolitan Canyon Country, is less than it is in Newhall. The average household spends $48.2K/year in total expenditures, compared to Newhall's $82.7K/year.
Friendly Valley is distinct from neighboring Newhall by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 2.08 people per household in Friendly Valley and 2.62 people per household in Newhall. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 36% have children in Friendly Valley and in Newhall it's 47% of households that have children. Residents living in both neighborhoods are close in median age, which is about 27.
Food, Libations and Recreation
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Enjoy a new ethnic food or go gastronomical adventuring in Friendly Valley with over a dozen different restaurants in the area. On top of that, chain and franchise restaurants like Carl's Jr and McDonald's are to be found in the neighborhood.
For health and wellness enthusiasts, Friendly Valley has it covered. On Centre Pointe Ct. is Gym Cheer Usa, and Cross Fit Santa Clarita is also in the neighborhood. As for other forms of recreation, take in some fresh air at Santa Clarita Parks & Rec Dept.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in Friendly Valley, check out the Yelp page.
Friendly Valley is home to a few different grocery stores, such as In 2 It Nutrition & Fitness and Casey Meat Co. If you've got a craving for something sweet, Manoushee on Sierra Hwy or Walmart Bakery, which is located on Carl Boyer Dr., are both sure to hit the spot. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Stater Bros Markets and Ampm.
Residents have the shopping advantage of Debbie's Hallmark and Costco, more prominent retailers, and a shopping mall, Sierra Canyon Plaza, which is located on Sierra Hwy.
Nearby School Information
The schools near the apartments in Friendly Valley are Golden Valley High School, La Mesa Junior High School and Valley View Elementary School. In most areas, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent you are interested in will likely determine what schools your children will be able to attend. Talk with local district administrators or representatives for confirmation.
Golden Valley High School, a William S. Hart Union High district high school, has the best college-acceptance rate in the district.
The 15 elementary schools and one middle school in the Saugus Union district have a different proportion of students to teachers along with a different student-body size than Sulphur Springs Union, with the former boasting lower ratios and fewer overall students. Saugus Union district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Sulphur Springs Union district.