Southland is an ideal neighborhood for those seeking an easygoing environment with Tampa's big city options. Southland welcomes families and has essential stores and conveniences to make them feel right at home. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring Sunset Park and Culbreath Heights.
Food, Libations and Recreation
ApartmentGuide.com takes the stress out of searching for your next place. Run through our online ratings and reviews to help you find your new front door. Southland boasts fun and convenience all in one, with numerous amenities and basic services located within the immediate area. Specifically, Henderson Blvd. and S Dale Mabry Hwy are a couple of the busiest streets in town, perfect for people who love the hustle and bustle. Get help honing in on your "home sweet home" from our apartment finder tool.
Wine and dine with family and friends in Southland with dinner at Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza and drinks at City Side. To add to that, chain and franchise restaurants like Bonefish Grill and Wendy's are to be found in the neighborhood.
Cool off at Interbay Pool, and dip your feet in some neighborhood fun.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in Southland.
Fresh Market is only one of the many places to shop for groceries in the Southland area. Take a bite out of Gigi's Cupcakes for some sweet local flavor. The bakery is located on W Neptune St.
The artistically inclined shopper should have a peek at what Nuance Galleries has to offer. It's located on S Dale Mabry Hwy.
Neighborhood School Stats
Schools near the apartments in Southland are Plant High School, Coleman Middle School and Grady Elementary School. As a general rule, it is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested in.
The Pinellas County Public district offers 93 elementary schools, 36 middle schools and 40 high schools. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, Pinellas County Public district trumps Hillsborough County Public district with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. 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
The cost of living in Southland is lower than it is in Sunset Park. The average household spends $87.0K/year in total expenditures, compared to Sunset Park's $129.2K/year.
The neighborhoods of Southland and Culbreath Heights are identical by the average number of people per household, 2.22, and similar by the percentage of households that have children, 37% and 38%, respectively.
In terms of average income, Southland, with an average household income of $133.3K, is not unlike Culbreath Heights. In terms of education, more people living in Southland hold a master's degree than those in Culbreath Heights.