Living, Demographics and Costs
With its attractive range of amenities and overall charm, Five Points is a more expensive city than nearby Northwest. While Northwest's average cost per household comes to $43.3K/year, Five Points's comes to $49.9K/year.
Five Points is distinct from neighboring Northwest by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 1.69 people per household in Five Points and 3 people per household in Northwest. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 7% have children in Five Points and in Northwest it's 22% of households that have children. Residents living in both neighborhoods are close in median age, which is about 31.
The household average income in Five Points is higher than that of households in Northwest, and more residents in Five Points have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Northwest. Its average household income is $60.8K/year while the median is $53,299. Compare this fact with Northwest, where the average income is $49.7K and the median is $24,099. In addition to that, more people in Five Points have attained a master's degree or higher.
Food, Libations and Recreation
With a variety of restaurants in Five Points, residents can explore dining types such as beer and ale, pizza, sandwiches and deli snacks. Bar hop from Roxy Theatre to Climax Lounge, a couple of options in the neighborhood, and enjoy refreshing beverages just the way you like them. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at McDonald's and Wendy's. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Stay fit (or get started) at one of Five Points's nearby health clubs. Options include Perseverance At The Performance and Qi Athletic Club. As for other forms of recreation, explore and evoke a sense of wonderment and culture at Five Points's Brother Jeff's Cultural Center.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in Five Points.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Five Points area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their homes. Mondo Market and Restaurant Equipment Denver on Brighton Blvd. are just a couple of options in the area. On top of that, for household-name grocery stores, there's Safeway on E 20th Ave.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the Five Points area, including Boulder Business and Russell's Convenience. If access to a broad array of shopping is crucial, you should also be aware that the apartment rentals in Five Points are conveniently located next to shopping centers and malls, including 2110 Market, located in Five Points.
Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in Five Points are Manual High School, Morey Middle School and Montessori Academy Of Colorado. As school district boundaries are not necessarily congruent with county lines, it's important to confer with local school district authorities to confirm the precise schools your children will attend.
Manual High School, a high school in the Denver Public district school, has a low student-teacher ratio of 13-to-1.
The only district in the neighborhood, Denver Public district has a total enrollment of 77,700 students and 4,700 teachers on staff, for a student teacher ratio of 17-to-1. There are 34 high schools, 52 middle schools and 100 elementary schools in the district.