Dining, Drinking and Recreation
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Residents in the Metropark area enjoy being close to a variety of restaurants for a night out, celebrations and more. A few of those are Kabuki and Ichiban Japanese Restaurant. With a few different restaurants in the area, Metropark residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and deli snacks. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Benihana and Bahama Breeze. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
With Caribbean Spa and Intesasanpaolo Spa located in the heart of the neighborhood, Metropark makes it easy for residents to stay on top of their health. Art admirers will be pleased to know they are in good company in Metropark, with D2b right in the neighborhood.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in Metropark, browse the Yelp page.
Doc Popcorn is only one of the many places to shop for groceries in the Metropark area. Head to La Bonbonniere Bake Shoppe, a bakery on Us Highway 1, or swing by Fenwick Group, which is down the street, and warm up to delicious baked goods and tasty treats. On top of that, for household-name grocery stores, there's Wegmans on Woodbridge Center Dr.
Lia and Scribbles are only a few of the many retailers located in Metropark. Metropark also has multiple shopping malls. The neighborhood contains multiple retailers and shopping malls, which may be attractive to potential renters who are also brand-conscious and savvy.
Local Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Metropark are John F Kennedy Mem H, Fords Middle School and Menlo Park Terrace Elementary School. 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.
John F Kennedy Mem H, a Woodbridge Township School District high school, has an above-average college acceptance rate in its district. It also offers advanced-placement classes and has a low student-teacher ratio in the district. A middle school in the Woodbridge Township School District, Fords Middle School has a strong student-teacher ratio of 13-to-1.
The Edison Township Public district offers 11 elementary schools, four middle schools and two high schools. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, Edison Township Public district trumps Woodbridge Township School District with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. Edison Township Public district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Woodbridge Township School District.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Metropark offers a more economical way of life than other nearby cities in Iselin, such as North Edison. Despite similarities in nature, Metropark reports an average cost of $62.0K/year per household, while North Edison's average household expenditure per household amounts to $117.0K/year.
The neighborhoods of Metropark and Raritan Manor are similar to each other both in terms of the percentage of households that have children and the average household size. In Metropark, the percentage of households with children is 37% and the average household size is 2.65 people per household, and in Raritan Manor 36% of households have children and there are 2.31 people per household on average.
In terms of income and education, the average income in Metropark is $82.6K, and that's comparable to Raritan Manor's. However, more residents of Metropark have earned a master's degree than those in Raritan Manor.