River Park is home to approximately 5,800 people who work in services, administrative and production workers professions. Look beyond River Park for that special apartment. Don't forget areas like Unite and Battell Park.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
While figuring out what area and apartment are best for you, keep in mind that relative to other South Bend metro areas, River Park can be more expensive. The difference in annual household spending ($46.5K/year for River Park versus $38.0K/year for Unite) illustrates the general cost of living in each area.
The neighborhoods of River Park and Unite are similar in terms of household size. In River Park, the average household size is 2.35 inhabitants, and in Unite it is 2.56 inhabitants.
Is River Park 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 Unite make an average of $40.3K, River Park residents are raking in an average of $55.8K.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
Because moving can be messy, narrow your search for the perfect place by using our site's apartment ratings and reviews. For those who value convenience, Mishawaka Ave. is one of the most popular streets in River Park, with numerous dining, drinking and business establishments. With our powerful apartment finder tool, you should have little trouble finding a new apartment in River Park.
River Park has restaurants and bars, including Murphys Backyard Bar & Grill, an opportune spot for drinks after work. Quench your thirst at Dave's Pub & Co, one of the neighborhood establishments. Additionally, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Blimpie Subs & Salads and Subway. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Potowatomi Park Swimming Pool is a place you can enjoy a splash of the area's summertime activities.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in River Park.
River Park's primary grocer is Purple Porch Co-Op, located on S 21st St. Additionally, for household-name grocery stores, there's Speedway on Mishawaka Ave.
The River Park area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Mo Shine Records Llc and Lupita's, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. Other retailers include the likes of Forms Management Group.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in River Park are Joint Service Campus Program, Michwaka School and Nuner Primary Center. Ultimately, it is important to consult with local districts to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
With lower student-teacher ratios and fewer overall students than School City Of Mishawaka, the South Bend Community School Corporation district offers residents 20 elementary schools, 11 middle schools and nine high schools. South Bend Community School Corporation district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the City Of Mishawaka district.