Demographics and Cost of Living
When making budget decisions, it's important to know that Design District is more expensive than nearby areas, such as North Miami. On average a household in Design District spends $37.8K/year in total expenditures, compared to North Miami's $32.4K/year.
The neighborhoods of Design District and North Miami are similar in terms of household size. In Design District, the average household size is 2.65 inhabitants, and in North Miami it is 3.04 inhabitants.
At $39.9K, the average income level in Design District is significantly higher than that of North Miami's, which stands at $30.8K.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
To give you some sense of the neighborhood, we should mention a couple of its busiest thoroughfares. NE 40th St. 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 NE 2nd Ave. Once you've done your homework on the area, be sure you use our apartment finder tool to complete your hunt for your next apartment in Design District.
Have dinner and drinks out at Q American Barbeque located on N Miami Ave. For post-dinner refreshments, try a nearby watering hole, like Seven Lounge. Restaurants in Design District offer a range of cuisines, including pizza, deli snacks and barbecue. Stop in at Gavanna for a quick beer or head to Mamushka's for a round of cocktails, and experience the neighborhood's local options. On top of that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Taco Bell and Denny's. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
With Pilates Method Alliance and Pure Aesthetics Institute located in the heart of the neighborhood, Design District makes it easy for residents to stay on top of their health.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in Design District.
One of the main markets to buy groceries is Quick & Ez Market.
If you're searching for something unique and thoughtful, Locust Projects is on N Miami Ave.
Local School Statistics
Schools near the apartments in Design District are Design & Architecture Senior High School, Jose De Diego Middle School and Ebenezer Christian Academy. Before getting too attached to a particular school, be sure to check with your local district to determine if the apartments for rent you are looking at are served by a preferred school or district.
A middle school in the Dade County Public district, Jose De Diego Middle School has a low student-teacher ratio of 14-to-1.
By the number of schools in a district serving the area, 270 elementary schools, 155 middle schools and 105 high schools are located within the Dade County Public Schools. The number of students per instructor, along with the overall student-body size, is less than that of Broward County Public 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.