Greater affordability relative to neighborhoods close by is a key characteristic of Citrus Heights neighborhood's Citrus Heights, and should be considered by those interested in the area's rental market. Furthermore, the neighborhood is jam-packed with places to go and people to see, making it easy to spend your rental savings on the area's sights and sounds. With benefits like grocery stores right in the neighborhood, Citrus Heights's accessibility and comfort are major draws for families living here. If you are looking for a special place to call home, consider North Highlands - Foothill Farms and Park Oaks.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in Citrus Heights are Auburn Blvd. and Greenback Ln. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. With our easy-to-use apartment finder tool, skip the search and head straight to what matters most.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Wasabi House and make a pit stop after at Shakers for drinks. Citrus Heights is home to a vibrant restaurant scene, with options like pizza, sandwiches and deli snacks. If you're in the mood for drinks, options include Clubhouse Bar & Grill-Sunrise and Rocky's 7440 Club. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar and Wingstop are both around the proverbial corner.
With nearby California Family Fitness and Spa Masters Environ Habit, Citrus Heights residents have health options right around the corner. Art admirers will be pleased to know they are in good company in Citrus Heights, with Show Biz Productions right in the neighborhood.
Check out the Yelp page for a more comprehensive list of places to dine, drink, and play in Citrus Heights.
Citrus Heights is home to a few different grocery stores, such as Farmers' Country Market and Carniceria Tikal. These stores are located on Greenback Ln. Head to Oroweat Baking Co, a bakery on Auburn Blvd., or swing by Golden Donuts, which is also in the area, and warm up to delicious baked goods and tasty treats. On top of that, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Circle K and Smart & Final.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the Citrus Heights area, including International Imports Inc and L A Fashion. Additional retail shopping includes Alzetta's Place. Brand-savvy shoppers will appreciate the nearby malls of Greenback Plaza and Copperwood Square.
Local Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in Citrus Heights are Palos Verde Continuation School, Sylvan Middle School and Citrus Heights Elementary School. While this school district information should give you a good idea of your children's school options near the apartments for rent, it's imperative you consult with area school district representatives to confirm the exact schools your children are eligible to attend.
A middle school in the San Juan Unified district, Sylvan Middle School has a low student-teacher ratio of 14-to-1.
In the Roseville City Elementary, there are 14 elementary schools and three middle schools. The ratio of students to teachers and the size of the student body is smaller in Roseville City Elementary district than in San Juan Unified. Roseville City Elementary district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the San Juan Unified district.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Is Citrus Heights the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. $41.9K/year is the average household expenditure in Citrus Heights, an interesting urban area with a higher cost of living (and a broader spectrum of things to do, see and enjoy) than nearby Citrus Heights metro North Highlands - Foothill Farms, which has a total household expenditure of $37.4K/year.
The neighborhood of North Highlands - Foothill Farms is somewhat different from Citrus Heights in terms of median age and the percentage of households that have children. In Citrus Heights the median age is 34, while in North Highlands - Foothill Farms it's 30. When it comes to households in the neighborhoods with children, they diverge as well. In Citrus Heights, 32% have children and 42% of households have children in North Highlands - Foothill Farms.
The household average income in Citrus Heights is higher than that of households in North Highlands - Foothill Farms, and more residents in Citrus Heights have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in North Highlands - Foothill Farms. Its average household income is $47.1K/year while the median is $41,495. Compare this fact with North Highlands - Foothill Farms, where the average income is $39.2K and the median is $37,946. In addition to that, more people in Citrus Heights have attained a master's degree or higher.