The Highlands is a densely populated part of Louisville next to Phoenix Hill. Don't limit your search for a new place in the Louisville market to just one neighborhood. Have a look at other apartments available in nearby Phoenix Hill.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
While figuring out what area and apartment are best for you, keep in mind that relative to other Louisville metro areas, The Highlands can be more expensive. The difference in annual household spending ($55.2K/year for The Highlands versus $30.0K/year for Phoenix Hill) illustrates the general cost of living in each area.
The neighborhood of Phoenix Hill is somewhat different from The Highlands in terms of median age and the percentage of households with children, although they are more comparable by household size. In The Highlands the median age is 28, while in Phoenix Hill it's 25. In The Highlands, the average household size is 1.71 inhabitants, and it's 1.63 inhabitants in Phoenix Hill. Of households in The Highlands and Phoenix Hill, 7% and 22% have children, respectively.
Is The Highlands 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 Phoenix Hill make an average of $26.9K, The Highlands residents are raking in an average of $70.8K.
Food, Libations and Recreation
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, Baxter Ave. and Barret Ave. are a couple popular streets in The Highlands with numerous dining, drinking and business establishments. Open the door to a place you love with our apartment finder tool.
The Highlands has restaurants and bars, including Outlook Inn, an opportune spot for drinks after work. If drinks are on the agenda, try one of the local options, like Diamond Pub & Billiards. Additionally, a local chain restaurant is Jimmy John's, which is located on Baxter Ave.
With Metamorphosis Training Ctr on Baxter Ave., residents can easily find time to take care of themselves.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in The Highlands, check out the Yelp page.
The Highlands has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Karate Body Records Llc and National Products. Or, if you want to add a touch of color and an artistic flair to your apartment, Songs For Seba is on Bardstown Rd.
Local School Statistics
The schools near the apartments in The Highlands are Breckinridge Metropolitan High School, Jefferson County Traditional Middle School and Highland Presbyterian Weekday School. It's important to consult with local school district authorities near the apartments for rent you are in interested in to determine the exact schools your children may attend.
Breckinridge Metropolitan High School, a high school in the Jefferson County district school, has the best student-teacher ratio in its district.
The only district in the neighborhood, Jefferson County district has a total enrollment of 101,400 students and 6,100 teachers, for a student teacher ratio of 17-to-1. There are 49 high schools, 43 middle schools and 104 elementary schools in the district.