Willow Creek Estates is a densely populated part of Ames that is home to about 31,100 people who work in services, education and retail professions. Living in Willow Creek Estates, a heavily populated part of Ames, gives residents access to restaurants nearby, such as Kingpin Pizza in the neighborhood of Dauntless. The apartments for rent in Willow Creek Estates neighbor Dauntless and Hillside.
Cost of Living and Demographics
Is Willow Creek Estates the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. Willow Creek Estates (where the average household spends $47.2K/year) is less affordable than other places nearby. For instance, residents in Dauntless spend $38.7K/year.
The neighborhoods of Willow Creek Estates and Dauntless are the same in terms of household size. The average household size in both neighborhoods is 2.29 inhabitants.
Is Willow Creek Estates 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 Dauntless make an average of $41.4K, Willow Creek Estates residents are raking in an average of $57.0K.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
Your choice of school is largely influenced by where you rent. In this case, your children could be eligible to attend school in the Gilbert Comm School District or the Ames Comm School District. The schools near the apartments in Willow Creek Estates are Ames High School, Ames Middle School and Abbie Sawyer Elementary School. While this school district information should give you a good idea of your children's school options near the apartments for rent, it's imperative you consult with area school district representatives to confirm the exact schools your children are eligible to attend.
The Ames Comm School District has five elementary schools, one middle school and one high school, and the ratio of students to teachers is more favorable than Gilbert Comm School District. Ames Comm School District also has a smaller population of students than Gilbert Comm School District. Ames Comm School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Gilbert Comm School District.