Living, Demographics and Costs
When making budget decisions, it's important to know that Ampex is more expensive than nearby areas, such as Redwood Junction. On average a household in Ampex spends $56.7K/year in total expenditures, compared to Redwood Junction's $39.7K/year.
The percentage of households that include people under the age of 18 is one statistic, in particular, that differentiates Ampex from close-by Redwood Junction. While the former reports 52% of homes with children, the latter figures 35%.
Is Ampex 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 Redwood Junction make an average of $43.2K, Ampex residents are raking in an average of $75.2K.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
Thinking about relocating to Ampex? Our apartment ratings and reviews may help with your decision. Swing by Ampex's popular Middlefield Rd. for some great grub and entertainment and catch a glimpse of what the neighborhood has to offer. Also, be sure to use our apartment finder tool to hone in on that perfect place.
Residents can enjoy a different variety of flavor every night in Ampex, especially with over a half dozen different restaurants in the area.
Take some time for yourself and (literally) work things out at Ampex's M & M Studio. Eternal Flame's events will have Broadway beat. Stop by the venue for popular performances and local listings.
Survey the Yelp page for additional places to grab some grub, enjoy some cocktails and unwind in Ampex.
Ampex has one main grocery store in the area, Golden Glaze Bakery & Market, which is located within the neighborhood on San Mateo Ave. For unique local flavor, indulge in the mouth-watering taste of French Connection Bakery, a neighborhood bakery on Bay Rd., or head to Good Earth Cafe & Bakery, a sweet spot which is located on Middlefield Rd.
Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Ampex are Wherry Academy, McKinley Institute Of Technology and Fair Oaks Elementary School. Due to the fact that school district boundaries do not necessarily line up with county lines, you should contact local school district representatives for more information on exactly which schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested.
The only district in the neighborhood, Redwood City Elementary district has a total enrollment of 9,400 students and 360 teachers, for a student-teacher ratio of 26-to-1. There are 14 elementary school and nine middle schools in the district.