Foodies everywhere will appreciate Arlington's wide range of cuisine. Located within minutes of the neighborhood rentals, residents can enjoy more than 50 different food types in the area. With benefits like grocery stores right in the neighborhood, Arlington's accessibility and comfort are major draws for families living here. Don't limit your search for a new place in the Arlington market to just one neighborhood. Have a look at other apartments available in nearby Belmont Hill and Peacock Farms.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
For those looking for a lively area with great grub, consider an apartment close to Arlington's bustling Massachusetts Ave. Find out more about the neighborhood from our online apartment ratings and reviews. Our apartment finder tool will take the hassle out of hunting for the address of your dreams.
Residents can enjoy a different variety of flavor every night in Arlington, especially with over a dozen different restaurants in the area. With a few different restaurants in the area, Arlington residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and deli snacks. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Domino's Pizza and Papa Gino's are both around the proverbial corner.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Arlington.
Arlington is home to a few different grocery stores, such as Christo's Fruit Market and Symmes Mini Mart. These stores are located on Massachusetts Ave. For your sweet-tooth, head to Arlington Bakery on Massachusetts Ave., or enjoy some baked goods at nearby Pumpkin Pie Design, which is located on Cheviot Rd. Additionally, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Trader Joe's and Stop & Shop Supermarket.
The Arlington area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Juniors Variety and Arlington Centered, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. For shopping a little out of the ordinary, 13 Forest Gallery can be found on Massachusetts Ave.
Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Arlington are Arlington High School, Ottoson Middle School and International School Of Boston. 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.
In the Arlington Public Schools, there are seven elementary schools, one middle school and two high schools. The ratio of students to teachers and the size of the student body is smaller in Arlington Public district than in Medford Public Schools. Arlington Public district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Medford Public district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Though urban environments tend to offer a similar range of conveniences, Arlington residents enjoy a cost of living that is lower than other metros in Arlington, such as Belmont Hill. With an average expenditure of $77.0K/year per household, Arlington locals spend less than people living in Belmont Hill, where reported household spending amounts to $123.5K/year.
The neighborhoods of Arlington and Belmont Hill are similar in terms of household size. In Arlington, the average household size is 2.52 inhabitants, and in Belmont Hill it is 2.85 inhabitants.