Belvidere boasts a wide array of eateries, with more than 10 unique food types located within minutes of the neighborhood rentals. Belvidere is a great place for families and has essentials like grocery stores located within the vicinity of the apartment rentals. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring South Lowell and Downtown.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
Belvidere is saturated with the services and amenities most renters desire. Rogers St. and E Merrimack St., in particular, are two heavily populated streets that provide residents with a number of recreational, food and drink options. Also, be sure to use our apartment finder tool to hone in on that perfect place.
Belvidere has restaurants and bars, including Kilkenny Pub, an opportune spot for drinks after work. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Applebee's and Ihop Restaurant. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
The availability of theaters in Belvidere promises art and entertainment.
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With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Belvidere area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. Tedeschi Food Shops and Simon Convenience on Rogers St. are just a couple of options in the area. Head to Chiu Yeung Bakery, a bakery on High St., or swing by Sowy's Bakery, which is located on E Merrimack St., and warm up to delicious baked goods and tasty treats. Additionally, for household-name grocery stores, there's Hannaford Supermarket on Rogers St.
Belvidere has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including Jump On In and Store 38. Additional retail shopping includes Take It Personally. A shopping mall and shoppers' favorites, like Staples, are both located in the neighborhood.
Schools and School Districts
Some of the schools near the apartments in Belvidere are Lowell Middlesex Academy Charter School, John W. Wynn Middle School and James Sullivan Middle School. While this information provides an approximation of the schools and districts serving the area, it is critical you consult with the districts around the apartments for rent to confirm exactly which schools your children may attend.
Lowell Middlesex Academy Charter (District) offers one high school. In terms of student enrollment numbers, Lowell Public district is larger than Lowell Middlesex Academy Charter (District). The student-teacher ratio in both districts, however, is comparable. Lowell Public district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Lowell Middlesex Academy Charter (District).
Living, Demographics and Costs
Belvidere has much to offer, and potential renters should know that the cost of living is higher than surrounding Lowell metros when it comes time to make important financial decisions. With an average expenditure of $77.3K/year, Belvidere locals spend more than people living in South Lowell, where reported household spending amounts to $46.6K/year.
Belvidere is similar to South Lowell in a few ways. The median age of residents in both neighborhoods is roughly 21. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.92 inhabitants per household in Belvidere and 2.68 in South Lowell.
At $112.1K, the average income level in Belvidere is significantly higher than that of South Lowell's, which stands at $55.0K.