If nightlife and a vibrant party atmosphere are important, Alamitos Beach might be a great place to look for a new apartment. With a large selection of bars and nightclubs, Alamitos Beach attracts an active night crowd. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring Downtown Long Beach and Eastside.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
Use the full spectrum of tools at your disposal when hunting for a new apartment, like the ratings and reviews on this website. To give you a head-start on that research, a couple highly-trafficked areas in Alamitos Beach center are E Broadway and E 4th St. If you're looking for convenience that's offered by lots of nearby shops, restaurants and other amenities in the neighborhood, then Alamitos Beach will be an ideal place for you to rent. Don't forget to use our website's powerful apartment finder tool in your search for apartments in Alamitos Beach.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Kafe Neo and have cocktails afterward at Fern's Cocktails. There are many different types of restaurants for residents to enjoy in the Alamitos Beach area, including pizza, sandwiches and deli snacks. Run up a tab at some of the local bars, including spots like Red Room and V Room. On top of that, chain and franchise restaurants like McDonald's and Domino's Pizza are to be found in the neighborhood.
Residents looking for stress-relief can easily find time to take care of themselves, with options such as 2020 Fitness and Broadway Athletic Depot in the nearby vicinity. Catch the drama-bug at Teatro Latino, and enjoy the theater without leaving town.
Peruse the Yelp page and uncover even more Alamitos Beach spots where you can relax with good food and great company.
Ocean Breeze Fruit Bar is only one of the many places to shop for groceries in the Alamitos Beach area. For your sweet-tooth, head to Sunrise Donuts on E 7th St., or enjoy some baked goods at nearby Granny's Donuts Inc, which is located on Redondo Ave. Additionally, for household-name grocery stores, there's Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Mkt on E 7th St.
For greater selection and value when shopping, Alamitos Beach has department and factory-outlet stores, such as Assistance League Thrift Shop and Imonni. The shopping is fairly extensive in Alamitos Beach, Songbird and Shades Of Afrika are a couple convenient retail options in the neighborhood.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Alamitos Beach has much to offer, and potential renters should know that the cost of living is higher than surrounding Long Beach metros when it comes time to make important financial decisions. With an average expenditure of $74.0K/year, Alamitos Beach locals spend more than people living in Downtown Long Beach, where reported household spending amounts to $62.5K/year.
Alamitos Beach is similar to Downtown Long Beach in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 27, compared to a median age of 28 in Downtown Long Beach. They also are comparable by average household size -- 1.8 inhabitants per household in Alamitos Beach and 1.58 in Downtown Long Beach. By the percentage of households with children in Alamitos Beach and Downtown Long Beach, 24% and 28% have children, respectively.
At $106.3K, the average income level in Alamitos Beach is significantly higher than that of Downtown Long Beach's, which stands at $84.0K.