Metropolitan Hill is a busy neighborhood of Roslindale in Suffolk County bordered by East Dedham and West Roxbury. 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 West Roxbury.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
The cost of living in Metropolitan Hill is similar to other metropolitan areas in Roslindale, such as East Dedham. On average a household in Metropolitan Hill spends $54.1K/year in total expenditures, compared to East Dedham's $60.0K/year.
The neighborhood of East Dedham is somewhat different from Metropolitan Hill in terms of median age, although they are more comparable relative to household sizes and the number of households with children. The median age in Metropolitan Hill is 29, while in East Dedham it's 25. In Metropolitan Hill, the average household size is 2.55 people, and it's 2.42 people in East Dedham. Of households in Metropolitan Hill and East Dedham, 34% and 32% have children, respectively.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
In order to give potential renters a better sense of the rental market in Metropolitan Hill area, we've provided ratings and reviews of the apartments in the area. They should also take into account that one of the busiest and best streets for grub is Washington St. Don't forget to use our website's powerful apartment finder tool in your search for apartments in Metropolitan Hill.
Residents can enjoy a different variety of flavor every night in Metropolitan Hill, especially with over a dozen different restaurants in the area. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Domino's Pizza and Subway are both around the proverbial corner.
Peruse the Yelp page and uncover even more Metropolitan Hill spots where you can relax with good food and great company.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Metropolitan Hill area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. El Chavo Mexican Products and T & D Market on Washington St. are just a couple of options in the area. If you've got a craving for something sweet, Droubi Bakery on South St. or Diane's Bakery, which is located on Poplar St., are both sure to hit the spot. The neighborhood is home to the familiar grocery chain store Village Market as well.
Birch Street House & Garden and Botanica Patron Santiago are two of the convenient retail options in Metropolitan Hill. Additional retail shopping includes Roslindale Food Mart.
Nearby School Information
Some of the schools near the apartments in Metropolitan Hill are Social Justice Academy, Washington Irving Middle School and Phineas Bates. Please remember to consult with local district officials to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
At Washington Irving Middle School and Phineas Bates the student-teacher ratios are low. Washington Irving Middle School has a student-teacher ratio of 13-to-1 while Phineas Bates's 14-to-1.
Two elementary schools and two middle schools exist in the Boston district. The size of the student-body in these schools surpasses that of Edward Brooke Charter (District); however, the number of students per instructor is lower. Boston district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Edward Brooke Charter (District).