Packed with everything a neighborhood could possibly need (not to mention want), Upper East Side residents enjoy the extensive supply of stores, restaurants and entertainment in the area. Families will feel right at home in Upper East Side, which offers shops and conveniences that suit both parents and kids. More apartments are available for rent in surrounding areas. Widen your search into other neighborhoods like Manhattan and Uptown.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
Finding your bearings in a new place--locating groceries, cleaners and places to relax and have fun--is one of the most basic things all renters do when establishing themselves in a new area. To help in that process, a couple important streets to know in Upper East Side are Lexington Ave. and Madison Ave. It's these streets, in particular, where drinking, dining and recreation is easily found. With our powerful apartment finder tool, you should have little trouble finding a new apartment in Upper East Side.
Enjoy drinks after work with coworkers and friends in Upper East Side at Reif's Tavern. To mention just a few of the dining cuisines in the Upper East Side, the list includes juice bars, foods, pizza, sandwiches and bagels. If you're in the mood for drinks, the area has some options. Salthill Arms Bar & Grill and Cafe Notte are two places which are sure to hit the spot. To add to that, chain and franchise restaurants like McDonald's and Burger King are to be found in the neighborhood.
Explore and evoke a sense of wonder at one of Upper East Side's museums, like Healing Arts Ctr.
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Upper East Side is home to a few different grocery stores, such as Best Health and Elm Health. These stores are located on 1st Ave. Help yourself to breakfast on-the-go and swing by a local bakery. Westside Donut is nearby on E 70th St. and Hot & Crusty Bakeries, another neighborhood bakery, is also in the area. Additionally, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Red Apple Food Marts and Food Emporium.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the Upper East Side area, including Weidman Trading and Dragon Trading. To add to that, you can find selection and value at one of the area department or factory outlet stores. Brand-savvy residents can shop at the local mall on 3rd Ave. where they will find big retailers like Papyrus and Lisa's Hallmark.
Local School Statistics
Schools near the apartments in Upper East Side are Birch Wathen Lenox School and Junior High School 167 Robert F Wagner. While this school district information should give you a good idea of your children's school options near the apartments for rent, it's imperative you consult with area school district representatives to confirm the exact schools your children are eligible to attend.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
The neighborhood of Manhattan is somewhat different from Upper East Side in terms of median age. In Upper East Side the median age is 41, while in Manhattan it's 38. When it comes to households in the neighborhoods with children, they are more comparable. In Upper East Side, 14% have children and 18% of households have children in Manhattan.