North Topeka East is a suburban community in Topeka neighboring Ward-Meade and Downtown Topeka. If you need to expand your search beyond North Topeka East, a few suitable alternatives not too far away are Ward-Meade and Downtown Topeka.
Demographics and Cost of Living
With a total average household expense of $34.6K/year, North Topeka East's cost of living is not unlike surrounding suburban areas of Topeka, such as Ward-Meade, which has an average household expenditure of $37.3K/year.
North Topeka East is similar to Ward-Meade in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 19, compared to a median age of 18 in Ward-Meade. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.38 inhabitants per household in North Topeka East and 2.65 in Ward-Meade. By the percentage of households with children in North Topeka East and Ward-Meade, 29% and 32% have children, respectively.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
Use the full spectrum of tools at your disposal when hunting for a new apartment, like the ratings and reviews on this website. To give you a head-start on that research, a couple highly-trafficked areas in North Topeka East center are NW Topeka Blvd. and N Kansas Ave. If you're looking for convenience that's offered by lots of nearby shops, restaurants and other amenities in the neighborhood, then North Topeka East will be an ideal place for you to rent. Also, be sure to use our apartment finder tool to hone in on that perfect place.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Wellers Grill & Bar and make a pit stop after at Sasnak North for drinks. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, on top of that. Wing Street and Hardee's are both located in the neighborhood.
Garfield Pool provides refuge from the summertime heat, enjoyed by residents and visitors alike.
Peruse the Yelp page and uncover even more North Topeka East spots where you can relax with good food and great company.
North Topeka East's primary grocer is C W Porubsky Grocery & Meats, located on NE Sardou Ave. For fresh-baked goods you can't find anywhere else, Baker's Dozen Donuts is on NW Topeka Blvd. Additionally, for household-name grocery stores, there's Kwik Shop on NW Topeka Blvd.
North Topeka East has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Craft-EE Crafters and D & L Sales. Or, for those artsy types, Yeldarb Gallery is on N Kansas Ave. Keen shoppers will like what the local mall on NW Topeka Blvd. has to offer. Popular retailers include Dollar General and Dollar Tree.
Schools and School Districts
Some of the schools near the apartments in North Topeka East are Lyman Learning Center, Chase Middle School and Quincy Elementary School. The school information here serves as an approximation of what districts your children might attend, but be sure to speak with school district officials to confirm the precise schools serving the apartments for rent in the area.
The student teacher ratios at the nearby schools of Chase Middle School and Quincy Elementary School are both low. At Chase Middle School it's 11-to-1 and at Quincy Elementary School it's the same.
Topeka Public district has 21 elementary schools, seven middle schools and five high schools. Topeka Public district has a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student-body size than Seaman district. Topeka Public district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Seaman district.