Living, Demographics and Costs
Residents of Westcott enjoy the same big-city amenities as Eastside, but the cost of living is lower. The average household spends $34.4K/year in total expenditures, compared to Eastside's $86.3K/year.
Westcott is similar to Eastside in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 21, compared to a median age of 23 in Eastside. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.31 inhabitants per household in Westcott and 2.4 in Eastside. By the percentage of households with children in Westcott and Eastside, 19% and 23% have children, respectively.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
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, one important street to know in Westcott is Westcott St. It's here, in particular, that drinking, dining and recreation can be found. Have a little fun finding your next place in Westcott with help from our apartment finder tool.
Wine and dine yourself in Westcott with dinner at Asahi Japanese Restaurant Inc and drinks at Metro Lounge & Cafe. Residents can choose from either pizza or deli snacks. 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 Papa John's Pizza are both located in the neighborhood.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Westcott.
Westcott residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up kitchen staples. Some options include Graby's Mini Mart on Westcott St. and located on S Beech St. is Abdo Grocery. For cookies, cakes and other baked goods, Picasso's Pastries Llc is a bakery in the neighborhood on Westcott St.
Or, if you want to add a touch of color and an artistic flair to your apartment, Framing Studio is on Westcott St.
Nearby School Information
Your rental location will considerably affect which schools your children attend. They could be eligible to attend a school in the Jamesville-Dewitt Central School District. Schools near the apartments in Westcott are Nottingham High School, Danforth Middle School and Hurlbut W Smith K-8 School. 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.
At Danforth Middle School and Hurlbut W Smith K-8 School the student-teacher ratios are low to very low. Danforth Middle School has a student-teacher ratio of 10-to-1 while Hurlbut W Smith K-8 School's 12-to-1.
The Syracuse City School District has 19 elementary schools, 12 middle schools and five high schools, and the ratio of students to teachers is more favorable than Jamesville-Dewitt Central School District. Syracuse City School District also has a smaller population of students than Jamesville-Dewitt Central School District. Syracuse City School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Jamesville-Dewitt Central School District.