Approximately 7,800 people live and work in Heather Lakes, part of metropolitan Brandon. If you're looking for a new place, check out the apartments for rent in neighboring Providence Lakes and South Ridge.
Conveniences Around the Apartments for Rent in Heather Lakes, Brandon
The neighborhood contains a diverse group of services ranging from spas to apparel.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Heather Lakes is more affordable than other urban areas in Brandon, such as Providence Lakes, though it offers a similar city lifestyle. Nevertheless, in annual household spending, Heather Lakes reports an average of $46.9K/year, while Providence Lakes spends an average of $62.0K/year.
The neighborhoods of Heather Lakes and Providence Lakes are similar to each other both in terms of the percentage of households that have children and the average household size. In Heather Lakes, the percentage of households with children is 39% and the average household size is 2.59 people per household, and in Providence Lakes 35% of households have children and there are 2.5 people per household on average.
Local Schools and School Districts
Some of the schools near the apartments in Heather Lakes are Providence Christian School, McLane Middle School and Mintz Elementary School. While this school district information should give you a good idea of your children's school options near the apartments for rent, it's imperative you consult with area school district representatives to confirm the exact schools your children are eligible to attend.
The student teacher ratios at McLane Middle School and Mintz Elementary School are both low. At McLane Middle School it's 14-to-1 while Mintz Elementary School's 13-to-1.
By the number of schools in a district serving the area, 54 elementary schools, 24 middle schools and 27 high schools are located within the Pasco County Public Schools. The number of students per instructor, along with the overall student-body size, is less than that of Hillsborough County Public Schools. Pasco County Public district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Hillsborough County Public district.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
Looking to settle into a new neighborhood? Check out our site to find ratings and reviews for apartments in the Heather Lakes area. A foodie's mecca, Heather Lakes's W Lumsden Rd. is a major draw for anyone who appreciates good food and a busy environment. Don't forget to use our website's powerful apartment finder tool in your search for apartments in Heather Lakes.
With a couple neighborhood restaurants to choose from, like Chick N Bones and Jasmine Thai Restaurant, Heather Lakes residents can wine and dine themselves any night of the week. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, on top of that. Carrabba's Italian Grill and Cici's Pizza are both located in the neighborhood.
Stay in shape with nearby Fitness 410, located on Heather Lakes's W Lumsden Rd.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Heather Lakes.