Packed with everything a neighborhood could possibly need (not to mention want), Tujunga residents enjoy the extensive supply of stores, restaurants and entertainment in the area. In Tujunga, families can spruce up their homes and turn over a spade by making a trip to a nearby an appliance and electronics store. The apartments for rent in Tujunga neighbor Lake View Terrace and Shadow Hills.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
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Residents have their pick of dining-out options in Tujunga. Many of them are conveniently located on Foothill Blvd., close to the rentals listed on Apartment Guide. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include pizza and deli snacks. On top of that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Wing Street and Coco's Bakery Restaurant. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Take in some fresh air at Trail Canyon Equestrian Ctr.
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Fruits & Vegetables and Tujunga Food Market are a couple places to shop for groceries in the Tujunga area. Both of the stores are located on Foothill Blvd. Take a bite out of Yum Yum Donuts for some sweet local flavor, found on Foothill Blvd., or try a taste of K C Donuts, another neighborhood bakery which is down the street. Additionally, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Vons and Smart & Final.
Dollar King Inc and Sunland Discount Variety are two of the convenient retail options in Tujunga. For greater selection and value when shopping, Tujunga has department and factory-outlet stores, too, such as Super 99 Cent Ctr.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
Schools near the apartments in Tujunga are Verdugo Hills Senior High School, Rosemont Middle School and Our Lady Of Lourdes School. As school district boundaries are not necessarily congruent with county lines, it's important to confer with local school district authorities to confirm that the apartments for rent you are most interested in are also served by the schools you prefer.
22 elementary schools, five middle schools and eight high schools exist in the Glendale Unified district. The size of the student-body in these schools is not unlike Los Angeles Unified district; however, the number of students per instructor is lower at Los Angeles Unified district, with a ratio of 24-to-1. Los Angeles Unified district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Glendale Unified district.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
Tujunga has much to offer, and potential renters should know that the cost of living is higher than surrounding Tujunga metros when it comes time to make important financial decisions. With an average expenditure of $69.2K/year, Tujunga locals spend more than people living in Lake View Terrace, where reported household spending amounts to $60.4K/year.
The nearby neighborhood of Lake View Terrace is distinct from Tujunga for multiple reasons. In Tujunga the median age is 36, while in Lake View Terrace it's 23. In Tujunga, the average household size is 2.12 people, and it's 2.84 people in Lake View Terrace. Of households in Tujunga and Lake View Terrace, 33% and 52% have children, respectively.
The household average income in Tujunga is higher than that of households in Lake View Terrace, and more residents in Tujunga have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Lake View Terrace. Its average household income is $96.0K/year while the median is $114,285. Compare this fact with Lake View Terrace, where the average income is $79.7K and the median is $76,409. In addition to that, more people in Tujunga have attained a master's degree or higher.