A lively pocket of Bronx, Throgs Neck is a vibrant area with more amenities than its smaller Silver Beach neighbor. Centrally-located staples, such as supermarkets, contribute to the family-centric feel of the Throgs Neck area. The apartments for rent in Throgs Neck neighbor Silver Beach and Locust Point.
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 Throgs Neck center are E Tremont Ave. and Bruckner Blvd. If you're looking for convenience that's offered by lots of nearby shops, restaurants and other amenities in the neighborhood, then Throgs Neck will be an ideal place for you to rent. Also, be sure to use our apartment finder tool to hone in on that perfect place.
Treat yourself to dinner in your own neighborhood at Yamada. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include pizza and deli snacks. Drink up at Martini Lounge or Mc Gee's Tavern 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, on top of that. Domino's Pizza and Subway are both located in the neighborhood.
Boating is a splash at Hammond Cove Marina, a boating center in the area.
For a more extensive list of places in Throgs Neck to chow down, chill and enjoy entertainment, glance over the Yelp page.
Modern Fruit and H Bance Intl Co are just some of the grocery stores in Throgs Neck. For unique local flavor, indulge in the mouth-watering taste of Tosca Brick Oven Bread, a neighborhood bakery on E Tremont Ave., or head to East Tremont Bakery, a sweet spot which is down the street.
The Throgs Neck area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Randell Express Corp and Shalom Gift Shop, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. Additionally, Throgs Neck is also home to a number of retailers, including Aah Corner Store Express.
Local Schools and School Districts
Some of the schools near the apartments in Throgs Neck are Preston High School, Urban Assembly For Civic Engagement and P.S. 72 Dr William Dorney. It's a good rule of thumb to talk with school districts in the area to get the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent in the area you are most interested.
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.
Living, Demographics and Costs
The cost of living in Throgs Neck, part of metropolitan Bronx, is less than it is in Silver Beach. The average household spends $38.6K/year in total expenditures, compared to Silver Beach's $91.5K/year.
Throgs Neck is distinct from neighboring Silver Beach by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 3.5 people per household in Throgs Neck and 2.41 people per household in Silver Beach. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 30% have children in Throgs Neck and in Silver Beach it's 16% of households that have children. Residents living in both neighborhoods are close in median age, which is about 34.