Greater affordability relative to neighborhoods close by is a key characteristic of Fort Wayne neighborhood's Northwest Fort Wayne, and should be considered by those interested in the area's rental market. Furthermore, the neighborhood is jam-packed with places to go and people to see, making it easy to spend your rental savings on the area's sights and sounds. Popular among families, the Northwest Fort Wayne area offers centrally-positioned conveniences like grocery stores. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring Southwest Fort Wayne and Nebraska.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in Northwest Fort Wayne are Coldwater Rd. and E Dupont Rd. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. With our easy-to-use apartment finder tool, skip the search and head straight to what matters most.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Hibachi Grill Supreme Buffet and have cocktails afterward at Showgirl. With a few different restaurants in the area, Northwest Fort Wayne residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and deli snacks. For those looking for a local spot to kick back with a cocktail, check out one of the neighborhood joints, like Show Girl or Show Girl Iii. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Wing Street and Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
With Awp Sports Performance and Personal Training Institute located in the heart of the neighborhood, Northwest Fort Wayne makes it easy for residents to stay on top of their health. Additionally, City-Ft Wayne Park Maintenance is a place where you can get some fresh air and stretch your legs.
Peruse the Yelp page and uncover even more Northwest Fort Wayne spots where you can relax with good food and great company.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Northwest Fort Wayne area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. Healthkick Nutrition Ctr and Jamison Meats on E Dupont Rd. are just a couple of options in the area. Indulge in the sweet stylings of Sam's Club Bakery, a local first-class bakery on Lima Rd. Still hungry? Head to Richard's Bakery, which is located on N Wells St., and kill your cravings with some more of the best. Additionally, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Murphy Usa and Circle K.
Northwest Fort Wayne has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including Speedway Ii Flea Market and Earth Magic. There are great popular retails and shopping malls in the area, such as Anne's Hallmark and Spencer's. Area shopping malls are Glenbrook Square and Glenbrook Commons.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
Some of the schools near the apartments in Northwest Fort Wayne are Northrop High School, Shawnee Middle School and Cornerstone Daycare Learning Center. 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.
In the Fort Wayne Community district, there are four middle schools and six high schools. While In Department Of Correction and Fort Wayne Community district have similar student-body sizes, Fort Wayne Community district has a better student-teacher ratio of 18-to-1. Fort Wayne Community district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the In Department Of Correction district.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Is Northwest Fort Wayne the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. The cost of living in Northwest Fort Wayne is 24% costlier than comparable suburban areas of Fort Wayne, such as Southwest Fort Wayne. On average a household in Northwest Fort Wayne spends $61.7K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Southwest Fort Wayne, which come to around $49.9K/year.
The neighborhood of Southwest Fort Wayne is somewhat different from Northwest Fort Wayne 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 Northwest Fort Wayne is 28, while in Southwest Fort Wayne it's 32. In Northwest Fort Wayne, the average household size is 2.14 people, and it's 2.17 people in Southwest Fort Wayne. Of households in Northwest Fort Wayne and Southwest Fort Wayne, 32% and 31% have children, respectively.
Is Northwest Fort Wayne the right neighborhood for you? A look at how much your future neighbors are bringing in might shed some light. While those who live in nearby Southwest Fort Wayne make an average of $60.9K, Northwest Fort Wayne residents are raking in an average of $86.2K.