Madison Park is a neighborhood of Charlotte in Mecklenburg County. In case you need to expand your search for a new pad, even more apartments are available for rent in the nearby neighborhoods of South Charlotte and Nations Ford.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
Madison Park's cost of living is higher than in South Charlotte, and that is likely due to it having more amenities and it being more desirable overall. The average household spends $50.6K/year in total expenditures, compared to South Charlotte's $38.4K /year.
The nearby neighborhood of South Charlotte is distinct from Madison Park for multiple reasons. In Madison Park the median age is 18, while in South Charlotte it's 33. In Madison Park, the average household size is 2.07 people, and it's 3.1 people in South Charlotte. Of households in Madison Park and South Charlotte, 12% and 31% have children, respectively.
Is Madison Park the right neighborhood for you? A look at how much your future neighbors are bringing in might shed some light. While those who live in nearby South Charlotte make an average of $40.8K, Madison Park residents are raking in an average of $62.0K.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in Madison Park are South Blvd. and Park Rd. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. With our powerful apartment finder tool, you should have little trouble finding a new apartment in Madison Park.
Wine and dine yourself in Madison Park with dinner at Park Seneca Cafe and drinks at Angry Ales. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include pizza and deli snacks. If drinks are on the agenda, head out to El Camino or Cobber, which are just a few of the options close by. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, as well. Waffle House and Arby's are both located in the neighborhood.
Get some fresh air or take a walk in Marion Diehl Recreation Ctr.
For a more extensive list of places in Madison Park to chow down, chill and enjoy entertainment, glance over the Yelp page.
One of the main markets to buy groceries is La Popular Panaderia. Help yourself to breakfast on-the-go and swing by local bakery, Polka Dot Bake Shop. Furthermore, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Harris Teeter and African Heritage Market.
Madison Park has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Infinity's End and Party Land. For more brand-conscious shoppers, the neighborhood has major retailers and shopping malls. One major retailer is Office Depot and there's Seneca Square Shopping Ctr, located on South Blvd.
Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in Madison Park are Myer Park High School, Holy Trinity Catholic Middle School and Pinewood Elementary School. It's important to consult with local school district authorities near the apartments for rent you are in interested in to determine the exact schools your children may attend.
Myer Park High School, a high school in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg district school, offers advanced-placement classes.
In the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, there are 102 elementary schools, 41 middle schools and 36 high schools. The ratio of students to teachers and the size of the student body is smaller in Charlotte-Mecklenburg district than in Duplin County Schools. Charlotte-Mecklenburg district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Duplin County district.