Miami River is a bustling neighborhood of Miami that is home to about 31,300 people who work in services, public administration and administrative professions. The apartments for rent in Miami River neighbor Flagami and West Miami.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
Miami River offers a more economical way of life than other nearby cities in Miami, such as Flagami. Despite similarities in nature, Miami River reports an average cost of $32.4K/year per household, while Flagami's average household expenditure per household amounts to $40.0K/year.
The neighborhood of Flagami is somewhat different from Miami River in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Miami River the median age is 22, while in Flagami it's 31. The average household size for the neighborhood is 2.84 people, and it's 2.91 people in Flagami. Of households in Miami River and Flagami, 24% and 30% have children, respectively.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
There's no shortage of basic to more specialized amenities and services in Miami River. To help focus your search, the streets of NW 20th St. and S Biscayne Blvd. are two of the busiest streets in the neighborhood. On these streets you can find something worthwhile to do, dine out or have a drink. Have a little fun finding your next place in Miami River with help from our apartment finder tool.
Wine and dine yourself in Miami River with dinner at Zuma Contemporary Japanese Csn and drinks at El Palenque Nite Club. If you're in the mood for drinks, options include Club 50 and Transit Lounge. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Wendy's and Au Bon Pain. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
With Downtown Athletic Club and Spa At Viceroy Miami located in the heart of the neighborhood, Miami River makes it easy for residents to stay on top of their health.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Miami River.
Miami River has multiple grocery stores in the area, including Great Food Corp and Nueva Cocina Foods which are both located on S Biscayne Blvd. For your sweet-tooth, head to Miami Bakery on NW 22nd Ave., or enjoy some baked goods at nearby New Latin Amer Food & Bakery, which is also on NW 22nd Ave. Additionally, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Publix Super Market and Winn-Dixie.
Bethlehem Treasures and Pga Gift & Jewelry Shop are two of the convenient retail options in Miami River.
Local Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in Miami River are Easter Seals Demonstration School, Citrus Grove Middle School and Early Beginnings Academy Civic Center. 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 Dade County Public district provides 270 elementary schools, 155 middle schools and 105 high schools, with a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student population than 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.