Potential renters should take under consideration that Homestead is a more affordable neighborhood relative to other neighborhoods near it. Popular among families, the Homestead area offers centrally-positioned conveniences like grocery stores. In case you need to expand your search for a new pad, even more apartments are available for rent in the nearby neighborhoods of East Baltimore and East Baltimore Midway.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
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 Homestead center are E 25th St. and Gorsuch Ave. If you're looking for convenience that's offered by lots of nearby shops, restaurants and other amenities in the neighborhood, then Homestead 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.
Wine and dine with family and friends in Homestead with dinner at Nino's Fresh Pizza Dough and drinks at 19th Hole. With a few different restaurants in the area, Homestead residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and beer and ale. On top of that, a neighborhood chain-restaurant spot is Subway. The restaurant is located on E 25th St.
Survey the Yelp page for additional places to grab some grub, enjoy some cocktails and unwind in Homestead.
Homestead has a number of grocery stores, including Wrightway Food Express and Carroll's Convenience Stores.
Neighborhood School Stats
Some of the schools near the apartments in Homestead are Baltimore City College, Stadium School and Abbottston Elementary School. Though the information here is meant to give you a good approximation of the school district options near the apartments for rent in the area, it's generally a good idea to confer with local district officials for the ultimate word on what schools your children will attend.
With lower student-teacher ratios and fewer overall students than Baltimore County Public Schools, the Baltimore City Public district offers residents 128 elementary schools, 97 middle schools and 44 high schools. Baltimore City Public district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Baltimore County Public district.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
With an average household expenditure of $43.4K/year, Homestead's cost of living is not unlike other urban areas in Baltimore, such as East Baltimore, which reports a total of $44.6K/year.
Homestead is similar to East Baltimore in a few ways. The median age of residents in both neighborhoods is roughly 31. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.69 inhabitants per household in Homestead and 3.04 in East Baltimore.
Homestead's average household income is $49.6K, which is similar to East Baltimore's. Be that as it may, Homestead is home to more residents with master's degrees than East Baltimore.