A neighborhood of Miami, Coconut Grove is packed with excitement and larger in size than close-by South Gables. Accordingly, Coconut Grove also offers a greater selection of establishments than South Gables. With accessible grocery stores and other amenities, Coconut Grove has a family-friendly reputation. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring South Gables and University.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
To give you some sense of the neighborhood, we should mention a couple of its busiest thoroughfares. Grand Ave. has over a dozen of establishments where it's worth grabbing a bite to eat or simply hanging out. Another busy street to keep in mind when doing research about the area and apartments nearby is Main Hwy. With our apartment finder tool settling for that "so-so" spot is not an option. Find what you want in Coconut Grove without moving a muscle, and look forward to your next front door.
Treat yourself to dinner in your own neighborhood at Akashi Japanese Restaurant. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include beer and ale and pizza. Bar hop from Sand Bar & Grill to Vinos In The Grove, two local drink options, and enjoy refreshing beverages just the way you like them. Additionally, chain and franchise restaurants like Hooters and Chili's Grill & Bar are to be found in the neighborhood.
It doesn't hurt to have a gym or a spa down the street. Coconut Grove has Headliners Day Spa and Azul Spa. As for other forms of recreation, explore and evoke a sense of wonderment and culture at Coconut Grove's Arts For Learnin G Miamt Inc.
For a more extensive list of places in Coconut Grove to chow down, chill and enjoy entertainment, glance over the Yelp page.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Coconut Grove area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. Ike's Food Ctr and Shop Right Meat Market on S Douglas Rd. are just a couple of options in the area. Help yourself to breakfast on-the-go and swing by a local bakery. Coral Bagels is nearby on SW 26th Ave. and Don Pan By Renatos Llc, another neighborhood bakery, is located on S Dixie Hwy. On top of that, for household-name grocery stores, there's Smoothie King on Grand Ave.
Sparkle Plenty and Linea Luxe are only a few of the many retailers located in Coconut Grove.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in Coconut Grove are McA Academy and George Washington Carver Middle School. As school district boundaries are not necessarily congruent with county lines, it's important to confer with local school district authorities to confirm that the apartments for rent you are most interested in are also served by the schools you prefer.
With lower student-teacher ratios and fewer overall students than Broward County Public Schools, the Dade County Public district offers residents 270 elementary schools, 155 middle schools and 105 high schools. Broward County Public district has a higher Great Schools score than Dade County Public district. However, Dade County Public district has more blue ribbons.
Demographics and Cost of Living
With its attractive range of amenities and overall charm, Coconut Grove is a more expensive city than nearby South Gables. While South Gables's average cost per household comes to $108.7K/year, Coconut Grove's comes to $139.3K/year.
The nearby neighborhood of South Gables is distinct from Coconut Grove for multiple reasons. In Coconut Grove the median age is 30, while in South Gables it's 24. In Coconut Grove, the average household size is 2.47 people, and it's 2.47 people in South Gables. Of households in Coconut Grove and South Gables, 21% and 32% have children, respectively.
Is Coconut Grove 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 South Gables make an average of $176.4K, Coconut Grove residents are raking in an average of $237.7K.