Living, Demographics and Costs
Sterling is less expensive than surrounding suburban areas in Charlotte, such as Park Crossing. On average a household in Sterling spends $36.8K/year in total expenditures, compared to Park Crossing's $91.5K/year.
The neighborhoods of Sterling and South Charlotte are identical in terms of households that have children. In both neighborhoods, the percentage of households with children is 26%.
With an average household income of $38.1K, Sterling's pay scale is similar to that of South Charlotte.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near the Apartments for Rent
Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood. Hooters and Golden Corral Buffet & Grill are both located in the neighborhood.
The primary grocer is Hms Enterprises, on Pewsbury Rd. Follow the aroma of freshly baked treats to Knights Bridge Rd. and step into Elizabethan Delights. On top of that, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Circle K and Kangaroo Express.
Pick up something out of the ordinary at Mark It Art Inc. You can find the store on Sharon Rd. W. Taking care of everyday shopping needs is simple enough, as the apartment rentals in Sterling are conveniently located next to shopping centers and malls, including Carolina Pavilion, which is right in the neighborhood.
Neighborhood School Stats
Schools near the apartments in Sterling are Kennedy Charter Public School, Quail Hollow Middle School and Sterling Elementary School. In most areas, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent you are interested in will likely determine what schools your children will be able to attend. Talk with local district administrators or representatives for confirmation.
Kennedy Charter district has one elementary school, one middle school and one high school. Kennedy Charter and Charlotte-Mecklenburg district have comparable student-body sizes and student-teacher ratios. Charlotte-Mecklenburg district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Kennedy Charter district.