As there are very few businesses and services immediately in the area, Old Salem is a great place to rent if you're in the market for peace and quiet. Old Salem residents appreciate nearby comforts and conveniences like grocers, which are attractive options for families and frequent food shoppers. If you are looking for a special place to call home, consider East and South.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
In order to give potential renters a better sense of the Old Salem area, we've provided ratings and reviews. They should also take into account that one of the busiest and best streets to find a place to eat or have some fun is S Main St. Also, be sure to use our apartment finder tool to hone in on that perfect place.
With quite a few neighborhood restaurants to choose from, like Winkler Bakery and Tavern In Old Salem, Old Salem residents can wine and dine themselves any night of the week.
Explore and evoke a sense of wonderment and culture at Old Salem's Moravian Music Foundation Inc.
Located within the neighborhood on 126 West St # B, Price Is Rite is the primary grocery store in the Old Salem area.
Old Salem has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including Moravian Book & Gift Shop and T Bagge.
Local Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in Old Salem are Salem Academy, Wiley Middle School and Salem Montessori School. Ultimately, it is important to consult with local districts to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
A middle school in the Forsyth County district, Wiley Middle School has a low student-teacher ratio of 11-to-1.
One middle school are located within the Forsyth County district, and the total number of students enrolled at these schools is greater than the student population at The Steam Academy Of Winston Salem district. In terms of student-teacher proportions, however, Forsyth County district boasts a lower ratio. Forsyth County district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the The Steam Academy Of Winston Salem district.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
A cheaper option than Winston Salem's surrounding suburbs, Old Salem offers a lower cost of living than nearby East. $34.7K/year is the average household expenditure in Old Salem, whereas a household in East spends approximately $45.2K/year.
Old Salem is distinct from neighboring East by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 2 people per household in Old Salem and 2.63 people per household in East. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 0% have children in Old Salem and in East it's 36% of households with children.