Renters living in The Lakes are awash with options to satisfy their basic to more particular lifestyle wants and needs. The Lakes's family-friendly vibe is supported by shopping opportunities, such as malls, that require little travel time and less headache, because they are right in town. 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 Summerlin South and Summerlin North.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near the Apartments for Rent
Use the full spectrum of tools at your disposal when hunting for a new apartment, like the ratings and reviews on this website. To give you a head-start on that research, a couple highly-trafficked areas in The Lakes center are W Sahara Ave. and S Rampart Blvd. If you're looking for convenience that's offered by lots of nearby shops, restaurants and other amenities in the neighborhood, then The Lakes will be an ideal place for you to rent. Use our apartment finder tool to help you conduct research on apartments in The Lakes.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Sen Of Japan and have cocktails afterward at Lakes Lounge. Residents can choose from either soda fountain shops or pizza. Drink up at Bilbo's Bar & Grill or Route 66 and spend the night sipping on delicious drinks. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, as well. Wendy's and Jack In The Box are both located in the neighborhood.
For health and wellness enthusiasts, The Lakes has it covered. On S Fort Apache Rd. is Revage Medical Spa, and Nevada Fitness Holdings is also in the neighborhood. Additionally, Las Vegas Tour Co is a place where you can get some fresh air and stretch your legs.
For more details regarding fun places to grab a bite or hit up Happy Hour in The Lakes, take a peek at the Yelp page.
When hunger strikes, The Lakes residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up on home staples. Green Valley Grocery and Stop N Go Mart are both located on S Fort Apache Rd. Indulge in the sweet stylings of Sugar's, a local first-class bakery on S Hualapai Way. Still hungry? Head to Miscelaneos & Cake Designs, which is located on Sabrina Ct., and kill your cravings with some more of the best. Furthermore, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Whole Foods Market and Smith's Food & Drug Ctr.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the The Lakes area, including A-Z Smoke & Gift and Slick Stick Sensation. If access to a broad array of shopping is crucial, you should also be aware that the apartment rentals in The Lakes are conveniently located next to shopping centers and malls, including Lakes Retail Ctr, located in The Lakes. Brand-savvy shoppers will appreciate the nearby malls of Hualapai Commons and Lakes Plaza.
Neighborhood School Stats
Some of the schools near the apartments in The Lakes are Faith Lutheran Middle School & High School, Walter Johnson Junior High School and Citibank Family Center. Please remember to consult with local district officials to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
With student-teacher ratios and student-body enrollment comparable to Clark County School District, the State-Sponsored Charter district offers seven elementary schools, five middle schools and seven high schools. Clark County School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the State-Sponsored Charter district.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
While figuring out what area and apartment are best for you, keep in mind that relative to other Las Vegas metro areas, The Lakes can be more expensive. The difference in annual household spending ($145.0K/year for The Lakes versus $83.4K/year for Summerlin South) illustrates the general cost of living in each area.
The Lakes is similar to Summerlin South in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 31, compared to a median age of 33 in Summerlin South. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.46 inhabitants per household in The Lakes and 2.59 in Summerlin South. By the percentage of households with children in The Lakes and Summerlin South, 27% and 33% have children, respectively.
At $254.4K, the average income level in The Lakes is significantly higher than that of Summerlin South's, which stands at $126.8K.