Belmont Heights is a densely populated part of Long Beach next to Alamitos Beach where 13,400 people live. Many residents work in services, retail and administrative professions. The apartments for rent in Belmont Heights neighbor Alamitos Beach and Eastside.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Being a metro area in Long Beach, Belmont Heights is similar in price to Alamitos Beach. On average a household in Belmont Heights spends $66.8K/year in total expenditures, compared to Alamitos Beach's $74.0K/year.
The neighborhood of Eastside is somewhat different from Belmont Heights 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 Belmont Heights is 31, while in Eastside it's 24. In Belmont Heights, the average household size is 1.98 people, and it's 2.15 people in Eastside. Of households in Belmont Heights and Eastside, 19% and 26% have children, respectively.
The household average income in Belmont Heights is higher than that of households in Eastside, and more residents in Belmont Heights have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Eastside. Its average household income is $92.1K/year while the median is $60,372. Compare this fact with Eastside, where the average income is $77.6K and the median is $53,011. In addition to that, more people in Belmont Heights have attained a master's degree or higher.
Dining, 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 Belmont Heights 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 Belmont Heights will be an ideal place for you to rent. Have a little fun finding your next place in Belmont Heights with help from our apartment finder tool.
Belmont Heights has restaurants and bars, including Reno Room, an opportune spot for drinks after work. If drinks are on the agenda, try one of the local options, like Thirty Six Thirty Six Club. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Pizza Hut and Subway. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Boating is a splash at Rossi Marina, a boating center in the area.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Belmont Heights.
Belmont Heights has multiple grocery stores in the area, including Fresh Fries and Henry Market. Take a bite out of Scratch Baked Goods for some sweet local flavor, found on E 4th St., or try a taste of Gladstone Donut House, another neighborhood bakery which is also in the area.
The Belmont Heights area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Easy Does It Books & Gifts and Babcock & Cooke, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. Or, for those artsy types, Viento Y Agua Gallery is on E 4th St.
Local School Statistics
Some of the schools near the apartments in Belmont Heights are Bay Shore School, Jefferson Leadership Academies School and Fremont Elementary School. Remember, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent will likely determine what schools your children are able to attend. It is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word.
Among Long Beach Unified district middle schools, Jefferson Leadership Academies School has the lowest student-teacher ratio at 20-to-1.
Long Beach Unified district has 60 elementary schools, 28 middle schools and 13 high schools. Long Beach Unified district has a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student-body size than Los Alamitos Unified district. Long Beach Unified district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Los Alamitos Unified district.