With everything located well within neighborhood boundaries, South Main residents can pick up dinner, dry cleaning, entertainment and more without traveling too far from home. South Main is a family-centric place with centrally-located grocery stores and conveniences. There are other great apartments in the surrounding area. Even more apartments are available in the adjacent neighborhoods of South Coast Metro and Irvine Business Complex.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near the Apartments for Rent
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in South Main are S Main St. and E Edinger Ave. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. Use our apartment finder tool to help you conduct research on apartments in South Main.
Wine and dine yourself in South Main with dinner at Waba Grill Terriyaki House and drinks at 500 Club. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include sandwiches and deli snacks. On top of that, chain and franchise restaurants like Wienerschnitzel and Ihop Restaurant 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 Wcs Fitness and O C Boxing & Fitness in the nearby vicinity. Additionally, Mobile Abrasive is a place where you can get some fresh air and stretch your legs.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in South Main.
When short on food and other household supplies, there are a number of options within minutes of home for residents living in South Main. To name a few, Don Jose Foods and Alva's Wholesale Produce are both located on S Main St. If you've got a craving for something sweet, Simons Wholesale Bakery on Ritchey St. or Gold Coast Baking Co Inc, which is located on E Saint Gertrude Pl., are both sure to hit the spot. On top of that, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Zaragoza Market and Stater Bros Markets.
For greater selection and value when shopping, South Main has department and factory-outlet stores, such as Realty Associate Fund Ix and 97 Cents Plus. The shopping is fairly extensive in South Main, Twinkle Star Gift Shop and Mtz Promotional are a couple convenient retail options in the neighborhood. There are more popular retail options and a shopping mall in the area, such as Staples and Dollar Tree. The area shopping mall, located on E McFadden Ave., is Mc Fadden Ctr.
Local Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in South Main are Cesar E. Chavez High School, Julia C. Lathrop Intermediate School and South Coast Metro Children's Village. In most neighborhoods, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent you are considering will likely decide which schools your children may attend. You should talk with school districts in the area to confirm what schools your children will attend.
Cesar E. Chavez High School, a Santa Ana Unified district high school, has an above-average college acceptance rate in its district.
By the number of schools in a district serving the area, 39 elementary schools, 15 middle schools and 11 high schools are located within the Santa Ana Unified. The number of students per instructor, along with the overall student-body size, is less than that of Tustin Unified. Santa Ana Unified district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Tustin Unified district.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
The cost of living in South Main, part of metropolitan Santa Ana, is less than it is in South Coast Metro. The average household spends $39.4K/year in total expenditures, compared to South Coast Metro's $73.7K/year.
South Main is distinct from neighboring South Coast Metro by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 4.6 people per household in South Main and 2.18 people per household in South Coast Metro. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 63% have children in South Main and in South Coast Metro it's 4% of households with children.