There's something for the whole family in Solana Bay, which boasts a kid-friendly atmosphere as well as conveniences for moms and dads. The apartments for rent in Solana Bay neighbor Town'n Country Park and Twelve Oaks.
Food, Libations and Recreation
In order to give potential renters a better sense of the Solana Bay area, we've provided ratings and reviews. They should also take into account that one of the busiest and best streets to find a place to eat or have some fun is W Waters Ave. Also, let our apartment finder tool help narrow your search to the businesses and services you want.
Residents in the Solana Bay area enjoy being close to a variety of restaurants for a night out or celebration. Some of those are Demetris Pizzas & Pasta and Constantino's Pizzeria. On top of that, chain and franchise restaurants like Boston Market and Burger King are to be found in the neighborhood.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in Solana Bay, browse the Yelp page.
Solana Bay has one main grocery store in the area, U Save Super Markets, which is located within the neighborhood on W Waters Ave. On top of that, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Sweetbay Supermarket and Save-A-Lot Food Stores.
There are more popular retail options and a shopping mall in the area, such as Bj's Wholesale Club and Dollar Tree. The area shopping mall, located on W Waters Ave., is Town N' Country Promenade.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in Solana Bay are Town 'n Country Christian Academy, Webb Middle School and Bellamy Elementary School. It's a good rule of thumb to talk with school districts in the area to get the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent in the area you are most interested.
At Webb Middle School and Bellamy Elementary School the student-teacher ratios are low. Webb Middle School has a student-teacher ratio of 15-to-1 while Bellamy Elementary School's 12-to-1.
By the number of schools in a district serving the area, 93 elementary schools, 36 middle schools and 40 high schools are located within the Pinellas County Public Schools. The number of students per instructor, along with the overall student-body size, is less than that of Hillsborough County Public Schools. Pinellas County Public district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Hillsborough County Public district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Being a metro area in Tampa, Solana Bay is similar in price to Town'n Country Park. On average a household in Solana Bay spends $50.7K/year in total expenditures, compared to Town'n Country Park's $55.0K/year.
The neighborhood of Town'n Country Park is somewhat different from Solana Bay in terms of median age, although they are more comparable relative to household sizes and the number of households with children. The median age in Solana Bay is 24, while in Town'n Country Park it's 29. In Solana Bay, the average household size is 2.74 people, and it's 2.64 people in Town'n Country Park. Of households in Solana Bay and Town'n Country Park, 34% and 33% have children, respectively.