Try something for every taste bud within minutes of home in Midtown. There are more than 230 different kinds of food available to residents in the neighborhood. Midtown has a nearby mall with a range of options, and it is frequented by families searching for everything all in one place. 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 Gramercy-Flatiron and Flatiron.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
There's no shortage of basic to more specialized amenities and services in Midtown. To help focus your search, the streets of Broadway and 5th Ave. 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 apartment finder tool settling for that "so-so" spot is not an option. Find what you want in Midtown without moving a muscle, and look forward to your next front door.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Tsushima and have cocktails afterward at L A Pomme. With many different restaurants in the area, Midtown residents can fill their cravings for cafeterias, juice bars, sandwiches, foods and barbecue. If you're in the mood for drinks, pick and choose from more than a dozen places that are sure to hit the spot. Locals love Lace Midtown, Change Of Pace and Shadow. Additionally, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Benihana in the neighborhood.
Residents looking for stress-relief can easily find time to take care of themselves, with options such as Luye Aquafit and Kine Spirit in the nearby vicinity.
Check out the Yelp page for a more comprehensive list of places to dine, drink, and play in Midtown.
Shopping and Conveniences Around Apartments for Rent in the Neighborhood
When short on food and other household supplies, there are a number of options within minutes of home for residents living in Midtown. To name a few, First Ave Farm and Midtown Seafood Corp are both located on 1st Ave. Midtown has one specialty market in the area, Longevity Inc. If you've got a hankering for something sweet or freshly baked, Gazy Tees is in the neighborhood on Broadway and Daylight Forensic & Advisory is located on Rockefeller Plaza. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Smoothie King and Red Apple Food Marts.
Midtown is home to many shopping centers and malls, including Aci Inc and B & B News. With shopping choices being reasonably extensive in the neighborhood, it should come as no surprise that shopping malls are also located in the area. Additionally,there are great popular retails and shopping malls in the area, such as Hallmark Gold Crown and Amreen's Hallmark. Area shopping malls include Grand Central Terminal.
Neighborhood School Stats
The schools near the apartments in Midtown are The Daytop Preparatory School, Middle School 260 Clinton School Writers & Artists and Lyceum Kennedy French American School. 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.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
Is Midtown the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. $111.1K/year is the average household expenditure in Midtown, an interesting urban area with a higher cost of living (and a broader spectrum of things to do, see and enjoy) than nearby New York metro Gramercy-Flatiron, which has a total household expenditure of $83.5K/year.
The neighborhood of Gramercy-Flatiron is somewhat different from Midtown 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 Midtown is 37, while in Gramercy-Flatiron it's 33. In Midtown, the average household size is 1.51 people, and it's 1.89 people in Gramercy-Flatiron. Of households in Midtown and Gramercy-Flatiron, 7% and 10% have children, respectively.
At $185.3K, the average income level in Midtown is significantly higher than that of Gramercy-Flatiron's, which stands at $126.3K.