Step into Perkins and take an adventure in culinary cuisine. With restaurants offering more than 20 food types in the immediate area, residents and visitors can savor something for every taste bud. Families will feel right at home in Perkins, which offers shops and conveniences that suit both parents and kids. Apartments for rent in Perkins are bordered by Highlands-Perkins and Highland.
Food, Libations and Recreation
Residents can choose from many different cuisines. If drinks are on the agenda, try one of the local options, like Creative Imaginations Pub Co. To add to that, chain and franchise restaurants like Wendy's and Burger King are to be found in the neighborhood.
It doesn't hurt to have a gym or a spa down the street. Perkins has Spectrum Fitness Club and Lake Health Center. Additionally, Velodrome-Skate Park is a place where you can get some fresh air and stretch your legs.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in Perkins, browse the Yelp page.
Perkinks Essence Food Market is only one of the many places to shop for groceries in the Perkins area. Furthermore, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Circle K and Albertsons.
Perkins has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Imkandy Accessories and Asian Market. For retail shopping, the apartment rentals in Perkins are conveniently located next to Teal Office Products Inc.
Nearby School Information
Where you rent will heavily influence which schools your children attend. They could be eligible for enrollment in the Louisiana Recovery School District or the East Baton Rouge Parish School District. Schools near the apartments in Perkins are Christian Life Academy and Kenilworth Science And Technology Middle School. It's important to consult with local school district authorities near your apartment of choice to determine the exact schools your children may attend.
A middle school in the Louisiana Recovery School District, Kenilworth Science And Technology Middle School has a low student-teacher ratio of 13-to-1.
East Baton Rouge Parish School District has 51 elementary schools, 15 middle schools and 17 high schools. East Baton Rouge Parish School District has a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student-body size than Louisiana Recovery School District. East Baton Rouge Parish School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Louisiana Recovery School District.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
The cost of living in Perkins is 41% lower than comparable suburban areas of Baton Rouge, such as Highlands-Perkins. On average a household in Perkins spends $68.0K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Highlands-Perkins, which come to around $114.6K/year.
The neighborhoods of Perkins and Highlands-Perkins are identical in terms of households that have children. In both neighborhoods, the percentage of households with children is 29%.