Packed with everything a neighborhood could possibly need (not to mention want), Brickell residents enjoy the extensive supply of stores, restaurants and entertainment in the area. Brickell is an all-around easy place to live, work and shop, given its proximity to services and conveniences. Look beyond Brickell for that special apartment. Don't forget areas like West Miami and Coconut Grove.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
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Wine and dine with family and friends in Brickell with dinner at Body Cafe Iiii and drinks at Kukaramakara Miami. With a few different restaurants in the area, Brickell residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and deli snacks. If you're in the mood for drinks, options include Club 50 and Transit Lounge. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Burger King and McDonald's are both around the proverbial corner.
It doesn't hurt to have a gym or a spa down the street. Brickell has Spa At Viceroy Miami and Waxmee Spa. Additionally, Simpson Park is a place where you can get some fresh air and stretch your legs.
Peruse the Yelp page and uncover even more Brickell spots where you can relax with good food and great company.
Brickell has multiple grocery stores in the area, including Cannes Export Corp and Petrus Food which are both located on Brickell Ave. Take a bite out of Virginias Cakes for some sweet local flavor, found on Brickell Ave., or try a taste of Damel North America Inc, another neighborhood bakery which is also on Brickell Ave. Additionally, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Publix Super Market and Smoothie King.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the Brickell area, including Lamonts Gift Shop and Touch Up Enterprises. Pga Gift & Jewelry Shop is another retailer located in the area.
Neighborhood School Stats
Some of the schools near the apartments in Brickell are Mater Academy High School Of International Studies, Mater Academy Middle School Of International Studi and Southside Elementary School. While this information provides an approximation of the schools and districts serving the area, it is critical you consult with the districts around the apartments for rent to confirm exactly which schools your children may attend.
The 270 elementary schools, 155 middle schools and 105 high schools in the Dade County Public district have a different proportion of students to teachers along with a different student-body size than Broward County Public Schools, with the former boasting lower ratios and fewer overall students. Broward County Public district has a higher Great Schools score than Dade County Public district. However, Dade County Public district has more blue ribbons.
Cost of Living and Demographics
Is Brickell the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. $58.9K/year is the average household expenditure in Brickell, an interesting urban area with a higher cost of living (and a broader spectrum of things to do, see and enjoy) than nearby Miami metro West Miami, which has a total household expenditure of $40.0K/year.
The neighborhood of West Miami is somewhat different from Brickell in terms of median age and the percentage of households that have children. In Brickell the median age is 30, while in West Miami it's 34. When it comes to households in the neighborhoods with children, they diverge as well. In Brickell, 15% have children and 30% of households have children in West Miami.
Is Brickell the right neighborhood for you? A look at how much your future neighbors are bringing in might shed some light. While those who live in nearby West Miami make an average of $43.8K, Brickell residents are raking in an average of $78.0K.