The well-to-do renter can find a comfortable home in the upscale Sylmar neighborhood Sylmar, where the majority of residents earn a nice living. Shopping in Sylmar doesn't require an excursion as there are malls immediately within the neighborhood. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring Oat Mountain and Newhall.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near the Apartments for Rent
Take a bite out of Sylmar's Foothill Blvd. and sample one of its many restaurants. A busy street with so much to offer, renters will enjoy spending the day among the hustle and bustle. For more information on popular areas to rent in Sylmar, be sure to check out our apartment ratings and reviews. With our easy-to-use apartment finder tool, skip the search and head straight to what matters most.
Sylmar residents take advantage of the area's delectable dining options, such as New Asia Buffet and Bellas Pizza. With a few different restaurants in the area, Sylmar residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and sandwiches. On top of that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Guido's Pizza & Pasta, a local favorite right here in Sylmar.
For health and wellness enthusiasts, Sylmar has it covered. On De Garmo Ave. is Churman Kymand Gym, and Usa Fitness is also in the neighborhood. Catch the drama-bug at Fox Studio-Dance & Gymnastics, and enjoy the theater without leaving town.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in Sylmar, check out the Yelp page.
American Nutritional and Pdq Market are just a few of the many grocery stores in the Sylmar area. Head to World Donuts, a bakery on Glenoaks Blvd., or swing by Vero's Bakery, which is located on 1/2 San Fernando Rd., and warm up to delicious baked goods and tasty treats. Additionally, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Mkt and Vons.
For greater selection and value when shopping, Sylmar has department and factory-outlet stores, such as Dd's Discounts and Ganga Family Clothing. Residents can also take advantage of the many retailers in the Sylmar area, including Dollar Genie and Middlemarch Mercantile. Some favorite franchises can be found along Rinaldi St. and Glenoaks Blvd. The La Rinda Shopping Ctr shopping mall includes a Big Lots.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in Sylmar are First Lutheran High School, Olive Vista Middle School and Sylmar 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 Sulphur Springs Union district has nine elementary schools. Los Angeles Unified district and Sulphur Springs Union district have student-bodies that are similar in size along with corresponding student-teacher proportions. Los Angeles Unified district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Sulphur Springs Union district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Sylmar is more affordable than other urban areas in Sylmar, such as Oat Mountain, though it offers a similar city lifestyle. Nevertheless, in annual household spending, Sylmar reports an average of $73.1K/year, while Oat Mountain spends an average of $86.1K/year.
Average household size sets Sylmar apart from neighboring Newhall, with 3.24 people per household in Sylmar and 2.62 people per household in Newhall. The data for these areas is more similar when it comes to the percentage of households with children and median age. 53% of the households in Sylmar have children and 47% of households in Newhall have children. Residents in Sylmar have a median age of 26 and in Newhall it's 26.