Pelham Parkway boasts several shopping centers in the vicinity. Switch up your wardrobe or find something special for your apartment at one of the many nearby malls and home stores. Pelham Parkway is home to approximately 30,700 people who work in services, administrative and healthcare support professions. 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 Bronxwood and Pelham Bay.
Convenience Near the Apartments for Rent in Pelham Parkway, Bronx, New York
The neighborhood contains a diverse group of services ranging from spas to photography. To name a couple, New Wong Nail Supplies Inc is on White Plains Rd. and Lily Nails is located on Williamsbridge Rd. Other services in Pelham Parkway include Roman Shoe Repair, providing apparel and clothing services, at 741 Lydig Ave.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
To help you make budgeting decisions, it's probably good to know that Pelham Parkway's cost of living is about 31% higher than in nearby Bronxwood. On average a household in Pelham Parkway spends $54.3K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Bronxwood, which come to around $41.5K/year.
The neighborhood of Bronxwood is somewhat different from Pelham Parkway 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 Pelham Parkway is 35, while in Bronxwood it's 27. In Pelham Parkway, the average household size is 2.17 people, and it's 2.35 people in Bronxwood. Of households in Pelham Parkway and Bronxwood, 36% and 35% have children, respectively.
At $68.7K, the average income level in Pelham Parkway is significantly higher than that of Bronxwood's, which stands at $46.1K.
Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Pelham Parkway are Our Saviour Lutheran School, Bronx Green Middle School and P.S. 108 Philip J Abinanti. Though the information here is meant to give you a good approximation of the school district options near the apartments for rent in the area, it's generally a good idea to confer with local district officials for the ultimate word on what schools your children will attend.
The only district in the neighborhood, New York City Geographic District #11 has a total enrollment of 250 students and 24 teachers, for a student-teacher ratio of 11-to-1. There is one elementary school and one middle school in the district.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near the Apartments for Rent
For those looking to find great food in the area, head to Lydig Ave., a heavily populated area with a wide selection of restaurants. If you want to get closer to all there is on Lydig Ave., be sure to read our apartment ratings and reviews. Once you've done your homework on the area, be sure you use our apartment finder tool to complete your hunt for your next apartment in Pelham Parkway.
Residents can enjoy a different variety of flavor every night in Pelham Parkway, especially with over a dozen different restaurants in the area. Residents can choose from either pizza or deli snacks. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, McDonald's and Burger King are both around the proverbial corner.
Theatrical and artistic performances are a main attraction in the Pelham Parkway area, especially for local residents.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in Pelham Parkway, check out the Yelp page.