Renters living in South Bellmore are awash with options to satisfy their basic to more particular lifestyle wants and needs. South Bellmore residents appreciate nearby comforts and conveniences like grocers, which are attractive options for families and frequent food shoppers. The apartments for rent in South Bellmore neighbor South Bellmore East Bay and Mandalay.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
There's no shortage of basic to more specialized amenities and services in South Bellmore. To help focus your search, the streets of Merrick Rd. and Sunrise Hwy are two of the busiest streets in the neighborhood. On these streets you can find something worthwhile to do, dine out or have a drink. With our easy-to-use apartment finder tool, skip the search and head straight to what matters most.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Zorns Of Bellmore and make a pit stop after at Bullitts Saloon for drinks. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include pizza and beer and ale. On top of that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Applebee's and Subway. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Take some time for yourself and (literally) work things out without going too far. Nearby health options include Extreme Gym and Personal Training Institute. As for other forms of recreation, take in some fresh air at East Bay Park.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in South Bellmore.
South Bellmore has a number of grocery stores, including King Kullen and Tavlin Market. Head to Quality Bread, a bakery on Bellmore Ave., or swing by Bare Naked Bakery, which is also in the area, and warm up to delicious baked goods and tasty treats.
For greater selection and value when shopping, South Bellmore has department and factory-outlet stores, such as Lady Turnbury Outlet.
Schools and School Districts
Your rental location heavily impacts your school selection. Your kids could enroll in a school in the Wantagh Union Free School District or the Bellmore Union Free School District. Schools near the apartments in South Bellmore are John F Kennedy High School, Grand Avenue Middle School and Reinhard Early Childhood Center. 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 High School, a Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District high school, has an above average college-acceptance rate, and it offers advanced-placement classes.
The Bellmore Union Free School District offers three elementary schools and one middle school. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, Bellmore Union Free School District trumps Wantagh Union Free School District with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. Bellmore Union Free School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Wantagh Union Free School District.
Demographics and Cost of Living
South Bellmore is less expensive than other Bellmore metro areas, such as South Bellmore East Bay. On average a household in South Bellmore spends $83.8K/year in total expenditures, compared to South Bellmore East Bay's $109.3K/year.
The neighborhood of Mandalay is somewhat different from South Bellmore in terms of median age, although they are more comparable relative to household sizes and the number of households with children. The median age in South Bellmore is 41, while in Mandalay it's 28. In South Bellmore, the average household size is 2.84 people, and it's 3.07 people in Mandalay. Of households in South Bellmore and Mandalay, 40% and 32% have children, respectively.