Come hungry and sleep well in University, because this is an eaters' neighborhood with over 10 types of food near the rentals in the neighborhood. Popular among families, the University area offers centrally-positioned conveniences like grocery stores. Apartments for rent in University are bordered by Kenmore and Wilton Argonne.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near the Apartments for Rent
Renters interested in the University area will enjoy the ease of eating out on Main St. An active street home to many restaurants and recreational activities, Main St. is a major neighborhood draw. Check out our apartment ratings and reviews to learn even more about local offerings. Open the door to a place you love with our apartment finder tool.
Enjoy a new ethnic food or go gastronomical adventuring in University with over a half dozen different restaurants in the area. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Subway and Wendy's are both around the proverbial corner.
For a more extensive list of places in University to chow down, chill and enjoy entertainment, glance over the Yelp page.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the University area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. Budwey's Supermarket on Kenmore Ave. and New Englewood Grocery are just a couple of options in the area.
The University area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Pavilion International and Nutritional Center-Building, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for.
Neighborhood School Stats
Your rental location will considerably affect which schools your children attend. They could be eligible to attend a school in the Amherst Central School District or the Buffalo City School District. The schools near the apartments in University are Buffalo Academy Of The Sacred, Amherst Middle School and St. Joseph School University. 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.
With lower student-teacher ratios and fewer overall students than Amherst Central School District, the Buffalo City School District offers residents 38 elementary schools, 37 middle schools and 18 high schools. Buffalo City School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Amherst Central School District.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
University and Kenmore are very much alike in terms of price, and not much different from other urban areas of Buffalo. With regard to average household spending, University reports $54.1K/year while Kenmore reports $50.2K/year.
The neighborhood of Kenmore is somewhat different from University in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In University the median age is 26, while in Kenmore it's 32. The average household size for the neighborhood is 2 people, and it's 2.17 people in Kenmore. Of households in University and Kenmore, 23% and 26% have children, respectively.
In terms of average income, University, with an average household income of $68.0K, is not unlike Kenmore. In terms of education, more people living in University hold a master's degree than those in Kenmore.