West End is a densely populated part of Watertown that is home to about 27,000 people who work in services, retail and administrative professions. For that special place near West End, expand your search to neighborhoods like West Newton and Beachery.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Though urban environments tend to offer a similar range of conveniences, West End residents enjoy a cost of living that is lower than other metros in Watertown, such as West Newton. With an average expenditure of $64.2K/year per household, West End locals spend less than people living in West Newton, where reported household spending amounts to $88.1K/year.
West End is similar to Beachery in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 28, compared to a median age of 31 in Beachery. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.06 inhabitants per household in West End and 2.41 in Beachery. By the percentage of households with children in West End and Beachery, 23% and 25% have children, respectively.
In terms of income and education, the average income in West End is $87.9K, and that's comparable to Beachery's. However, more residents of West End have earned a master's degree than those in Beachery.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in West End are Main St. and Trapelo Rd. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. With our apartment finder tool settling for that "so-so" spot is not an option. Find what you want in West End without moving a muscle, and look forward to your next front door.
Treat yourself to dinner in your own neighborhood at Starburst Cafe At Waverley Oks. With many different restaurants in the area, West End residents can fill their cravings for pizza, sandwiches and deli snacks. Run up a tab at Guanachapi's Bar & Grill, one of the local favorites. To add to that, chain and franchise restaurants like Domino's Pizza and D'angelo Grilled Sandwiches are to be found in the neighborhood.
Residents looking for stress-relief can easily find time to take care of themselves, with options such as Hardy Spa and Work Out World in the nearby vicinity. Take in a show at Dance Teachers Club Of Boston, and enjoy first-class performances in the heart of the neighborhood.
Check out the Yelp page for a more comprehensive list of places to dine, drink, and play in West End.
When short on food and other household supplies, there are a number of options within minutes of home for residents living in West End. To name a few, Meat Spot and Barcas Spa are both located on Mount Auburn St. On top of that, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Shaw's Supermarket and Super Stop & Shop.
West End has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including True Convenience and Kristinas Variety. In addition, the apartment rentals in West End are also conveniently located next to Trapelo Variety. The neighborhood contains multiple retailers and shopping malls, which may be attractive to potential renters who are also brand-conscious and savvy.
Nearby School Information
Some of the schools near the apartments in West End are Beacon High School, Watertown Middle School and Cunniff Elementary School. Please remember to consult with local district officials to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
The six elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school in the Waltham Public district have a different proportion of students to teachers along with a different student-body size than Belmont Public Schools, with the former boasting lower ratios and fewer overall students. Waltham Public district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Belmont Public district.