In Downtown, great shopping is just around the corner at places like Invisible Fence-Browaro and Dancing Bear Investments. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring Dorsey-Riverbend and Tarpon River.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
We make it easier to carve out your next neighborhood nook with ratings and reviews of apartments online. Home to a host of everyday essentials and specialized shops, the convenience of living in Downtown can't be beat. E Las Olas Blvd. and SE 6th St. are two particularly busy streets well-suited for those who prefer living in the thick of things. With our powerful apartment finder tool, you should have little trouble finding a new apartment in Downtown.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Downtowner Saloon & Maxwell and make a pit stop after at Brick for drinks. With a few different restaurants in the area, Downtown residents can fill their cravings for both sandwiches and deli snacks. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at La Salsa Fresh Mexican Grill and Subway. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
For health and wellness enthusiasts, Downtown has it covered. On SE 6th St. is Fitness Co, and 110 Fitness is also in the neighborhood.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in Downtown, check out the Yelp page.
Genisis Grocery Store Corp and Pantry are just some of the grocery stores in Downtown. Of the grocery stores in the area, Downtown has one specialty/health food market, Source Vitamin Co.
The Downtown area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Michael M Glassburg Inc and Elite Global Trading, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. For shopping a little out of the ordinary, Performing Arts Ctr Authority can be found on S Andrews Ave.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
It is understandable why Downtown, with its wide selection of conveniences and general allure, is more expensive than surrounding Fort Lauderdale cities, such as Dorsey-Riverbend. Downtown reports an average household cost of $73.8K/year, whereas Dorsey-Riverbend's average total expenditure per household amounts to $31.9K/year.
The neighborhood of Dorsey-Riverbend is somewhat different from Downtown in terms of median age and the percentage of households that have children. In Downtown the median age is 31, while in Dorsey-Riverbend it's 27. When it comes to households in the neighborhoods with children, they diverge as well. In Downtown, 7% have children and 47% of households have children in Dorsey-Riverbend.
At $107.2K, the average income level in Downtown is significantly higher than that of Dorsey-Riverbend's, which stands at $30.0K.