Stony Brook is a busy neighborhood of Hyde Park. In your hunt for a new place, be sure to keep your options open and have a look at the apartments available for rent in neighboring East Dedham and Readville.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Though urban environments tend to offer a similar range of conveniences, Stony Brook residents enjoy a cost of living that is lower than other metros in Hyde Park, such as East Dedham. With an average expenditure of $38.4K/year per household, Stony Brook locals spend less than people living in East Dedham, where reported household spending amounts to $60.0K/year.
The neighborhood of East Dedham is somewhat different from Stony Brook in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Stony Brook the median age is 19, while in East Dedham it's 25. The average household size for the neighborhood is 1.5 people, and it's 2.42 people in East Dedham. Of households in Stony Brook and East Dedham, 31% and 32% have children, respectively.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
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Enjoy a tasty dinner at Cavan Cafe and have cocktails afterward at Dempsey Bar & Grill. Additionally, chain and franchise restaurants like McDonald's and Domino's Pizza are to be found in the neighborhood.
Stony Brook's Riverside Theatre Works Inc makes it easy to catch a fine arts performance any day of the week.
Peruse the Yelp page and uncover even more Stony Brook spots where you can relax with good food and great company.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Stony Brook area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. Blessing Of God African Market and Diana Market on Hyde Park Ave. are just a couple of options in the area. Indulge in the sweet stylings of Ron's Gourmet Homemade Ice, a local first-class bakery. The neighborhood is home to the familiar grocery chain store Shaw's Supermarket as well.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the Stony Brook area, including Super Discount and J & M Dollar Discount. For more retail shopping, the apartment rentals in Stony Brook are also conveniently located next to Essence Of Tyme Catering.
Neighborhood School Stats
Schools near the apartments in Stony Brook are Boston Trinity Academy, Wm B Rogers Middle School and Henry Grew. Due to the fact that school district boundaries do not necessarily line up with county lines, you should contact local school district representatives for more information on exactly which schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested.
At Wm B Rogers Middle School and Henry Grew the student-teacher ratios are low. Wm B Rogers Middle School has a student-teacher ratio of 12-to-1 while Henry Grew's 15-to-1.
Boston district provides one elementary school, with student-body numbers that exceed the student population at Boston Renaissance Charter Public (District). In spite of these statistics, Boston district offers a lower, more preferable student-teacher ratio. Boston district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Boston Renaissance Charter Public (District).