South Side is a densely populated part of Saint Cloud and home to about 7,900 people who mostly work in services, public administration and administrative professions. In the search for a new pad, go ahead and take a look at the apartments for rent in neighboring South Saint Cloud and North Saint Cloud.
Cost of Living and Demographics
South Side, a city in Saint Cloud, is less expensive than surrounding metropolitan areas, such as South Saint Cloud, despite similar big-city offerings. While South Side's total cost per average household is $29.3K/year, South Saint Cloud's comes to $74.3K/year.
South Side is distinct from neighboring South Saint Cloud by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 1.81 people per household in South Side and 3.04 people per household in South Saint Cloud. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 12% have children in South Side and in South Saint Cloud it's 25% of households with children.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
Find your footing in a new neighborhood with a little help from ApartmentGuide.com. For starters, look into living near two of South Side's busiest areas. If easy access to your favorite restaurants, bars and basic conveniences is important, consider renting near 9th Ave. S and 6th Ave. S. Get help honing in on your "home sweet home" from our apartment finder tool.
South Side has restaurants and bars, including Rum Runners Spirits & Brew Pub, an opportune spot for drinks after work. On top of that, chain and franchise restaurants like Chipotle Mexican Grill and Subway are to be found in the neighborhood.
Get some fresh air or take a walk in St Cloud Park Office.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in South Side.
When short on groceries or other household supplies, Coborn's, a grocery store, is located within the neighborhood on 5th Ave. S. Furthermore, for household-name grocery stores, there's Holiday Stationstores on 5th Ave. S.
Local Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in South Side are Technical Senior High School, South Junior High School and St. Augustine & St. Marys Cathedral. As school district boundaries are not necessarily congruent with county lines, it's important to confer with local school district authorities to confirm that the apartments for rent you are most interested in are also served by the schools you prefer.
Technical Senior High School, a St. Cloud Public School District high school, has the best college-acceptance rate and offers advanced-placement classes.
The only district in the neighborhood, St. Cloud Public School District has a total enrollment of 10,100 students and 660 teachers, for a student teacher ratio of 15-to-1. There are five high schools, four middle schools and 10 elementary schools in the district.