If nightlife and a vibrant party atmosphere are important, North Beach might be a great place to look for a new apartment. With a large selection of bars and nightclubs, North Beach attracts an active night crowd. More apartments are available for rent in surrounding areas. Widen your search into other neighborhoods like Nob Hill and Russian Hill.
Food, Libations and Recreation
Finding your bearings in a new place--locating groceries, cleaners and places to relax and have fun--is one of the most basic things all renters do when establishing themselves in a new area. To help in that process, a couple important streets to know in North Beach are Columbus Ave. and Powell St. It's these streets, in particular, where drinking, dining and recreation is easily found. Apartment Guide helps you feel good about that year-long lease. Find exactly what you're looking for in North Beach with our apartment finder tool.
North Beach has restaurants and bars, including Bimbo's 365 Club, an opportune spot for drinks after work. To mention just a few of the dining cuisines in the North Beach, the list includes pizza, sandwiches and deli snacks. Drink up at International Sports Club or Hawaii West, a couple of close-by neighborhood options, and spend the night sipping on delicious cocktails.
Cool off at North Beach Pool, and dip your feet in some neighborhood fun. As for other forms of recreation, boating is a splash at Environmental Traveling Cmpns.
For more details regarding fun places to grab a bite or hit up Happy Hour in North Beach, take a peek at the Yelp page.
North Beach residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up on kitchen staples. Little City Market and Sun Kau Shing Co on Stockton St. are just a couple of options in the area. Keep your taste buds on their toes with freshly baked goods from neighborhood bakeries. Justa Bite is in the area on Columbus Ave. and Grand River Bakery & Rstrnt is located on Broadway. On top of that, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Trader Joe's and Safeway.
Miki House and Qoio are two of the convenient retail options in North Beach. In addition, the apartment rentals in North Beach are also conveniently located next to Ningyoushi.Com.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
Being a metro area in San Francisco, North Beach is similar in price to Nob Hill. On average a household in North Beach spends $54.9K/year in total expenditures, compared to Nob Hill's $58.5K/year.
The neighborhood of Nob Hill is somewhat different from North Beach in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In North Beach the median age is 26, while in Nob Hill it's 39. The average household size for the neighborhood is 1.74 people, and it's 1.9 people in Nob Hill. Of households in North Beach and Nob Hill, 11% and 10% have children, respectively.
When it comes to earnings, North Beach's median average household income of $69.6K/year is comparable to Nob Hill. However, when it comes to education, the number of North Beach residents with a master's degree surpasses the number of Nob Hill residents with a master's degree.