Renters living in Sorrento Valley are awash with options to satisfy their basic to more particular lifestyle wants and needs. Centrally-located staples, such as supermarkets, contribute to the family-centric feel of the Sorrento Valley area. The apartments for rent in Sorrento Valley are near Del Mar Mesa and Northern San Diego.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
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Enjoy a new ethnic food or go gastronomical adventuring in Sorrento Valley with over a dozen different restaurants in the area. To mention just a few of the dining cuisines in the Sorrento Valley, the list includes juice bars, pizza, sandwiches and deli snacks. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Chili's Grill & Bar and Carl's Jr. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Residents looking for stress-relief can easily find time to take care of themselves, with options such as Steiner Day Spa Group and San Diego Spa & Patio in the nearby vicinity.
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When short on food and other household supplies, there are a number of options within minutes of home for residents living in Sorrento Valley. To name a few, Horizon Foods Of San Diego and Mexiq Mobile Gourmet are both located on Miramar Mall. Indulge in the sweet stylings of Oroweat Baking Co, a local first-class bakery on Eastgate Dr. Still hungry? Head to Centerpiece Desserts, which is also in the area, and kill your cravings with some more of the best. The neighborhood is home to the familiar grocery chain store Ampm too.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the Sorrento Valley area, including Revelle Sundry Store and Novelty Gear. Or, for those artsy types, Top Art Llc is on Marindustry Dr. The area shopping mall, located on Scranton Rd., offers popular retail options such as Staples and Office Depot.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
Schools near the apartments in Sorrento Valley are Audeo Charter School, Challenger Middle School and Kinderhouse Montessori School. As a general rule, it is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested in.
The Del Mar Union Elementary district offers eight elementary schools. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, Del Mar Union Elementary district trumps San Diego Unified district with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. San Diego Unified district has a higher Great Schools score than Del Mar Union Elementary district and more blue ribbon schools.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
With a total average household expense of $98.5K/year, Sorrento Valley's cost of living is not unlike surrounding suburban areas of San Diego, such as Del Mar Mesa, which has an average household expenditure of $103.8K/year.
The percentage of homes with children varies between Sorrento Valley and nearby Del Mar Mesa, and is one factor that sets the two regions apart. Specifically, 34% of Sorrento Valley households include minors, while 57% of Del Mar Mesa homes have children.
In terms of income and education, the average income in Sorrento Valley is $162.2K, and that's comparable to Del Mar Mesa's. However, more residents of Sorrento Valley have earned a master's degree than those in Del Mar Mesa.