Approximately 16,100 people live and work in Briarwood, a sleepy hamlet. Living in Briarwood, a rural area, gives residents easy access to personal services, such as Fujiyama Japanese Steakhouse in the neighborhood of Indian River Farms. The apartments for rent in Briarwood neighbor Indian River Farms.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
Is Briarwood the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. The cost of living in Briarwood is 21% costlier than comparable suburban areas of Vero Beach, such as Indian River Farms. On average a household in Briarwood spends $47.9K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Indian River Farms, which come to around $39.6K/year.
The neighborhood of Indian River Farms is somewhat different from Briarwood in terms of median age and the percentage of households with children, although they are more comparable by household size. In Briarwood the median age is 57, while in Indian River Farms it's 34. In Briarwood, the average household size is 1.91 inhabitants, and it's 1.82 inhabitants in Indian River Farms. Of households in Briarwood and Indian River Farms, 13% and 26% have children, respectively.
At $57.5K, the average income level in Briarwood is significantly higher than that of Indian River Farms's, which stands at $43.1K.
Local School Statistics
Schools near the apartments in Briarwood are Anderson Academy, Sebastian River Middle School and Fellsmere 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 District Of Indian River County offers 19 elementary schools, seven middle schools and six high schools. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, District Of Indian River County trumps Okeechobee County Public district with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. District Of Indian River County has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Okeechobee County Public district.