Residents value the ease of living in Northwest-- from necessities to extravagances, renters can find what they need without leaving the neighborhood. Families will feel right at home in Northwest, which offers shops and conveniences that suit both parents and kids. The apartments for rent in Northwest are near West and Orchard Breeze.
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 Northwest center are N West St. and W 21st St. N. If you're looking for convenience that's offered by lots of nearby shops, restaurants and other amenities in the neighborhood, then Northwest will be an ideal place for you to rent. Apartment Guide helps you feel good about that year-long lease. Find exactly what you're looking for in Northwest with our apartment finder tool.
Wine and dine with family and friends in Northwest with dinner at Yvie's Bar & Grill and drinks at Scotch & Soda. Residents can choose from either pizza or deli snacks. Drink up at Leisure Lounge or Soggy Bottom and spend the night sipping on delicious drinks. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, additionally. Wing Street and Arby's are both located in the neighborhood.
With Genesis Health Clubs on N Amidon Ave., Northwest residents have health options right around the corner. For artistic performances and cultural samplings, be sure to check out the Young World Dance Studios listings.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in Northwest.
Northwest has multiple grocery stores in the area, including Native American Ent and Management Corp which are both located on N West St. For your sweet-tooth, head to La Espiga Bakery on W 21st St. N, or enjoy some baked goods at nearby K T Cookie Co, which is located on W 13th St. N. On top of that, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Aldi and Walmart Neighborhood Market.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the Northwest area, including Card X Systems and Seasonal Decorating Svc. In addition, the apartment rentals in Northwest are also conveniently located next to Hia Group Inc. For residents who like to shop, several retail options are located nearby. Area shopping malls include Twin Lakes Shopping Ctr and Sweetbriar Shopping Ctr.
Local School Statistics
Some of the schools near the apartments in Northwest are Word Of Life Traditional School, Pleasant Valley Middle School and McLean Science And Technology Magnet Elementary School. 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 Wichita district, Pleasant Valley Middle School has a strong student-teacher ratio of 12-to-1.
The one elementary school in the Lewis district have a different proportion of students to teachers along with a different student-body size than Wichita, with the former boasting lower ratios and fewer overall students. Lewis district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Wichita district.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Northwest is more affordable than other urban areas in Wichita, such as West, though it offers a similar city lifestyle. Nevertheless, in annual household spending, Northwest reports an average of $55.0K/year, while West spends an average of $77.6K/year.
The neighborhood of Orchard Breeze is somewhat different from Northwest 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 is 30, while in Orchard Breeze it's 20. In Northwest, the average household size is 2.56 people, and it's 2.43 people in Orchard Breeze. Of households in Northwest and Orchard Breeze, 33% and 32% have children, respectively.
Is Northwest 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 Orchard Breeze make an average of $43.9K, Northwest residents are raking in an average of $70.0K.