It's not unfair to say that renters living in East Highland are spoiled by the sheer plentitude of options at their service. There's something for the whole family in East Highland, which boasts a kid-friendly atmosphere as well as conveniences for moms and dads. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring Dinglewood and Uptown Columbus.
Food, Libations and Recreation
Take time to dine at one of the many food service establishments on East Highland's 13th St., and follow it up with an event down the road. Be sure to read our apartment ratings and reviews to find out even more about popular parts of the neighborhood. Get help honing in on your "home sweet home" from our apartment finder tool.
East Highland residents take advantage of the area's delectable dining options, such as Smokey Pig Barbecue and 23rd St Grill. When your appetite can only be satisfied by the familiar, head over to East Highland on 13th St. for a chain restaurant like Red Lobster.
Head to Columbus Recreation Div and unwind with some fresh air.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in East Highland.
Friendly Frank's Produce Mrkt is only one of the many places to shop for groceries in the East Highland area. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Piggly Wiggly and Circle K.
The East Highland area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Sanura's Gifts & Etc and Malone Office Enviroments, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. Or, if you want to add a touch of color and an artistic flair to your apartment, Two Sisters Gallery is on 13th St.
Local School Statistics
Schools near the apartments in East Highland are Columbus High School, Marshall Middle School and St. Elmo Center For Gifted Education. Ultimately, it is important to consult with local districts to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
A middle school in the Muscogee County School District, Marshall Middle School has a strong student-teacher ratio of 11-to-1.
In the Muscogee County School District, there are 36 elementary schools, 13 middle schools and 11 high schools. The ratio of students to teachers and the size of the student body is smaller in Muscogee County School District than in Phenix City Public Schools. Muscogee County School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Phenix City Public district.
Cost of Living and Demographics
East Highland, a city in Columbus, is less expensive than surrounding metropolitan areas, such as Dinglewood, despite similar big-city offerings. While East Highland's total cost per average household is $29.7K/year, Dinglewood's comes to $65.5K/year.
The neighborhoods of East Highland and Uptown Columbus are identical in terms of households that have children. In both neighborhoods, the percentage of households with children is 21%.
In terms of income and education, the average income in East Highland is $26.3K, and that's comparable to Uptown Columbus's. However, more residents of East Highland have earned a master's degree than those in Uptown Columbus.