Cherry is part of metropolitan Charlotte and home to about 860 people who mostly work in services, retail and administrative professions. Don't limit your search for a new place in the Charlotte market to just one neighborhood. Have a look at other apartments available in nearby South Charlotte and South End.
Living, Demographics and Costs
As you fine tune your budget before moving, know that the cost of living in Cherry is more expensive than it is in South Charlotte. The average household spends $43.6K/year in total expenditures, compared to South Charlotte's $38.4K/year.
Cherry and neighboring South Charlotte vary by average household size, along with the percentage of households that have children. In Cherry, there are 1.84 people per household and in South Charlotte there are 3.1 people per household. 19% of households in Cherry have children whereas 31% of households in South Charlotte have children. Median age is approximately 33 for residents living in both neighborhoods.
The household median net income in Cherry is higher than that of households in South Charlotte. Its average household income is $49.7K/year. Compared to South Charlotte where the average income is $40.8K, there is a significantly higher concentration of people living comfortable lifestyles in Cherry.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
Find your footing in a new neighborhood with a little help from ApartmentGuide.com. For starters, look into living near two of Cherry's busiest areas. If easy access to your favorite restaurants, bars and basic conveniences is important, consider renting near S Kings Dr. and Charlottetowne Ave. Don't forget to use our website's powerful apartment finder tool in your search for apartments in Cherry.
Have dinner and drinks out at Shiraz Grill Llc located on Charlottetowne Ave. For post-dinner refreshments, try a nearby watering hole, like Double Door Inn. On top of that, chain and franchise restaurants like Arby's and Domino's Pizza are to be found in the neighborhood.
With South Charlotte Spa in the middle of the neighborhood, Cherry makes it easy to stay on top of your health.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in Cherry, check out the Yelp page.
One of the main places to buy food in the area is Robinson Alison Market. Furthermore, for household-name grocery stores, there's Kangaroo Express on Charlottetowne Ave.
Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Cherry are Morgan School, Piedmont Ib Middle School and Community Charter School. Before getting too attached to a particular school, be sure to check with your local district to determine if the apartments for rent you are looking at are served by a preferred school or district.
Morgan School, a high school in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg district school, has an excellent student-teacher ratio of five-to-1.
In the Community Charter district, there are one elementary school. While Community Charter School and Charlotte-Mecklenburg district have similar student-teacher ratios, the latter has a larger student-body. Charlotte-Mecklenburg district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Community Charter district.