Dining, Drinking and Recreation
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Enjoy a tasty dinner at Sarku Japan and have cocktails afterward at Wacko's Bar & Grill. South Side features a number of dining options, including beer and ale, juice bars, barbecue, pizza and sandwiches. If drinks are on the agenda, head out to Aqua Night Club & Lounge or Amsterdam Lounge, which are just a few of the options close by. Additionally, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at P F Chang's China Bistro and Bahama Breeze. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
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Shopping Options and Nearby Conveniences
New World Food Jax and Walter Hawkins Fruit Co are a couple places to shop for groceries in the South Side area. Both of the stores are located on Beach Blvd. For unique local flavor, indulge in the mouth-watering taste of Donuts Etc, a neighborhood bakery on Grayling Dr., or head to Petra Wholesale Inc, a sweet spot which is also in the area. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Smoothie King and Kangaroo Express.
Aspinwall Trading Inc Florida and Elite Distinctions Inc are two of the convenient retail options in South Side. For residents who like to shop, several retail options are located nearby. Area shopping malls include South Point Plaza and Beach Boulevard Shopping Ctr.
Local Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in South Side are Atlantic Coast High School, Twin Lakes Academy Middle School and Twin Lakes Academy Elementary School. Remember, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent will likely determine what schools your children are able to attend. It is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word.
St.Johns County School District has 21 elementary schools, 16 middle schools and 15 high schools. St.Johns County School District has a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student-body size than Duval County Public district. St.Johns County School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Duval County Public district.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
The neighborhoods of South Side and Greenland are the same in terms of household size. The average household size in both neighborhoods is 2.49 inhabitants.
In terms of income and education, the average income in South Side is $89.4K, and that's comparable to Greenland's. However, more residents of South Side have earned a master's degree than those in Greenland.