With more than 20 food genres within close proximity of the rentals, Indian Orchard's restaurants can please even the pickiest eater. Indian Orchard offers conveniences to help warm up a house and cater to the families living in the neighborhood. Look beyond Indian Orchard for that special apartment. Don't forget areas like Memorial Drive - Sheridan Street and East Springfield.
Food, Libations and Recreation
Indian Orchard is saturated with the services and amenities most renters desire. Main St. and Front St., in particular, are two heavily populated streets that provide residents with a number of recreational, food and drink options. Use our apartment finder tool to help you conduct research on apartments in Indian Orchard.
Wine and dine yourself in Indian Orchard with dinner at Hanna's Diner & Deli Shoppe and drinks at Christy's Lounge. Bar hop from Mac Arthy's Tavern to Potbelly's Pub, two local drink options, and enjoy refreshing beverages just the way you like them. Subway is located on Berkshire Ave.-- most convenient for when your craving can't be sated by anywhere else.
Get some fresh air or take a walk in Hubbard Park. As for other forms of recreation, boating is a splash at Ever Lasting Fragrance.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Indian Orchard.
Indian Orchard has a number of grocery stores, including Sandy and Spring Food Mart. The stores are located on Main St. Head to Chmura's Bakery, a bakery on Pulaski St., or swing by Imperial Bakery, which is located on Main St., and warm up to delicious baked goods and tasty treats. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Save-A-Lot Food Stores and Cumberland Farms.
Orchard Variety Store and Montgomery are only a few of the many retailers located in Indian Orchard. Or, if you want to add a touch of color and an artistic flair to your apartment, Artid.Com is on Front St.
Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Indian Orchard are Springfield Academy For Excellence, John F Kennedy Middle School and Indian Orchard Elementary School. It's a good rule of thumb to talk with school districts in the area to get the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent in the area you are most interested.
The student teacher ratios at John F Kennedy Middle School and Indian Orchard Elementary School are both low. At John F Kennedy Middle School it's 14-to-1 while Indian Orchard Elementary School's the same.
The Springfield district has 33 elementary schools, 12 middle schools and 10 high schools, and the ratio of students to teachers is more favorable than Chicopee. Springfield district also has a smaller population of students than Chicopee. Springfield district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Chicopee district.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Being a metro area in Indian Orchard, Indian Orchard is similar in price to Memorial Drive - Sheridan Street. On average a household in Indian Orchard spends $62.4K/year in total expenditures, compared to Memorial Drive - Sheridan Street's $61.2K/year.
The neighborhood of Memorial Drive - Sheridan Street is somewhat different from Indian Orchard in terms of median age and the percentage of households with children, although they are more comparable by household size. In Indian Orchard the median age is 27, while in Memorial Drive - Sheridan Street it's 24. In Indian Orchard, the average household size is 2.62 inhabitants, and it's 2.46 inhabitants in Memorial Drive - Sheridan Street. Of households in Indian Orchard and Memorial Drive - Sheridan Street, 44% and 23% have children, respectively.
Indian Orchard and Memorial Drive - Sheridan Street are comparable in terms of income, with the former reporting an average household income of $83.9K. The areas differ in terms of education -- a larger portion of Indian Orchard residents have master's degrees than Memorial Drive - Sheridan Street.