Approximately 8,900 people live and work in East Raleigh, part of metropolitan Raleigh. Look beyond East Raleigh for that special apartment. Don't forget areas like The Streams At Field Townhomes and Streams And Fields.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
The neighborhoods of East Raleigh and Streams And Fields are identical in terms of households that have children. In both neighborhoods, the percentage of households with children is 37%.
East Raleigh and Streams And Fields are comparable in terms of income, with the former reporting an average household income of $57.2K. The areas differ in terms of education -- a larger portion of East Raleigh residents have master's degrees than Streams And Fields.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
East Raleigh is saturated with the services and amenities most renters desire. Capital Blvd. and Trawick Rd., in particular, are two heavily populated streets that provide residents with a number of recreational, food and drink options. Also, let our apartment finder tool help narrow your search to the businesses and services you want.
Wine and dine yourself in East Raleigh with dinner at Barbecue Lodge Inc and drinks at Flash Backs Sports Bar & Lng. Break out of your comfort zone and try a new type of food or stick with your favorites in East Raleigh. It has a wide variety of food offerings, like pizza, sandwiches and deli snacks. If drinks are on the agenda, try one of the local options, like Club Flashbacks. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, on top of that. Golden Corral Buffet & Grill and Waffle House are both located in the neighborhood.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in East Raleigh.
K Star Mart and Han-Dee Hugo's are a couple places to shop for groceries in the East Raleigh area. Both of the stores are located on Capital Blvd. Head to Balcazar Bakery, a bakery on Capital Blvd., or swing by Heavenly Sweets By Denise, which is also in the area, and warm up to delicious baked goods and tasty treats. Additionally, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Aldi and Food Lion.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the East Raleigh area, including Hb Supply and Kingdoms Gifts Of America. In addition, the apartment rentals in East Raleigh are also conveniently located next to Trading Places Childrens Ctr. Shoppers win easy access to big-box stores and shopping malls in the neighborhood, including Family Dollar Store and Ashton Square, which are both located nearby.
Neighborhood School Stats
The schools near the apartments in East Raleigh are Raleigh Christian Academy, East Millbrook Middle School and Wilburn Elementary School. Remember, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent will likely determine what schools your children are able to attend. It is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word.
The student teacher ratios at the nearby schools of East Millbrook Middle School and Wilburn Elementary School are both low. At East Millbrook Middle School it's 15-to-1 and at Wilburn Elementary School it's 14-to-1.
In the Torchlight Academy, there are one elementary school. The ratio of students to teachers and the size of the student body is smaller in Torchlight Academy district than in Wake County Schools. Torchlight Academy district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Wake County district.