For those who enjoy a night out on the town, Downtown is a great place with 15 bars and clubs. More apartments are available for rent in surrounding areas. Widen your search into other neighborhoods like Wall Street and World Trade Center.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
To give you some sense of the neighborhood, we should mention a couple of its busiest thoroughfares. Broadway has over a dozen of establishments where it's worth grabbing a bite to eat or simply hanging out. Another busy street to keep in mind when doing research about the area and apartments nearby is W Broadway. Also, be sure to use our apartment finder tool to hone in on that perfect place.
Downtown has restaurants and bars, including Recoup Lounge, an opportune spot for drinks after work. Downtown features a number of dining options, including bagels, deli snacks, beer and ale, juice bars and pizza. Drink up at one of more than a dozen local hot spots and spend the night sipping on delicious cocktails. A few options include American Babes, Blue Note and Bitter End. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, on top of that. Burger King and McDonald's are both located in the neighborhood.
Explore and evoke a sense of wonder at one of Downtown's museums, like Grey Art Gallery.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in Downtown, check out the Yelp page.
Shopping and Conveniences Around Apartments for Rent in the Neighborhood
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Downtown area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. Plum Fabulous Food on E 11th St. and Amish Fine Food Marketplace are just a couple of options in the area. Downtown has one specialty market in the area, Eva's Vitamin Shop. Treat yourself to a taste of the best baked goods in town. Head to City Hall Donuts Inc on Canal St. or try out Maiden Lane Donuts Inc, which is located on Maiden Ln. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include C-Town and Associated Supermarket.
Downtown has many malls and shopping centers, including Wing Hing E Broadway Inc and Sabado Bazaar. In addition to that, Downtown has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Light Of Day and T 3 Trading Group Llc. Additionally,there are great popular retails and shopping malls in the area, such as Papyrus and Rose's Hallmark. Area shopping malls are East Broadway Mall Inc and De Hua Dept Store.
Living, Demographics and Costs
The cost of living in Downtown is comparable to that in Wall Street. The average household spends $84.2K/year in total expenditures, compared to Wall Street's $92.7K/year.
The neighborhood of Wall Street is somewhat different from Downtown in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Downtown the median age is 37, while in Wall Street it's 25. The average household size for the neighborhood is 1.61 people, and it's 1.76 people in Wall Street. Of households in Downtown and Wall Street, 15% and 7% have children, respectively.