Monroe Street, with its array of shops, services and amenities, attracts residents looking for a diverse selection of day-to-day options located within minutes of their front door. Monroe Street is an all-around easy place to live, work and shop, given its proximity to services and conveniences. Apartments for rent in Monroe Street are bordered by Downtown.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
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Wine and dine yourself in Monroe Street with dinner at Los Arcos Pizzeria Restaurant and drinks at Pacheco Tavern. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include pizza and deli snacks. Drink up at David's Place or Cuba Cabanna Lounge and spend the night sipping on delicious drinks. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Kfc and Pizza Hut are both around the proverbial corner.
With Galaxy Spa and Leysha's Spa located in the heart of the neighborhood, Monroe Street makes it easy for residents to stay on top of their health.
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Monroe Street has a number of grocery stores, including Este Grocery and B & C Grocery Store. The stores are located on Monroe St. Keep your taste buds on their toes with freshly baked goods from neighborhood bakeries. Rosita Bakery is in the area on Monroe St. and Chantilly Pastry Shop is located on Central Ave.
J & H Trading Corp and 99 Cent are two of the convenient retail options in Monroe Street.
Local Schools and School Districts
Some of the schools near the apartments in Monroe Street are Hope Academy, Number 4, Lincoln Middle School and Number 6, Martin Luther King, Jr. Before getting too attached to a particular school, be sure to check with your local district to determine if the apartments for rent you are looking at are served by a preferred school or district.
Hope Academy, a Passaic County Educational Services Commission district high school, has the best college-acceptance rate and offers advanced-placement classes.
Essex Regional Educational Services Commission district has one elementary school, one middle school and two high schools. Essex Regional Educational Services Commission district has a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student-body size than Passaic County Educational Services Commission district. Essex Regional Educational Services Commission district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Passaic County Educational Services Commission district.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
The cost of living in Monroe Street is comparable to that in Downtown. The average household spends $29.5K/year in total expenditures, compared to Downtown's $29.8K/year.
Monroe Street and neighboring Downtown can be distinguished by particular demographics. In Monroe Street, the percentage of households with children is 54%, whereas 45% of households in Downtown have children.
Monroe Street's average household income is $25.9K, which is similar to Downtown's. Be that as it may, Monroe Street is home to more residents with master's degrees than Downtown.