Simply put, residents of Columbus's Bexley region are often well-off, creating a comfortable, though somewhat private, neighborhood lifestyle. With benefits like grocery stores right in the neighborhood, Bexley's accessibility and comfort are major draws for families living here. Apartments for rent in Bexley are bordered by North Columbus and South Columbus.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near the Apartments for Rent
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 Bexley are E Main St. and E Broad St. 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 apartment finder tool settling for that "so-so" spot is not an option. Find what you want in Bexley without moving a muscle, and look forward to your next front door.
Bexley has restaurants and bars, including Moshi Sushi Bar, an opportune spot for drinks after work. Residents can choose from either pizza or deli snacks. For those looking for a local spot to kick back with a cocktail, check out one of the neighborhood joints, like Old 40 Tavern or Leipzig Haus. Additionally, chain and franchise restaurants like Wing Street and Boston Market are to be found in the neighborhood.
It doesn't hurt to have a gym or a spa down the street. Bexley has Urban Moves and Fitness Navigators. Additionally, Bexley Recreation Dept is a place where you can get some fresh air and stretch your legs.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in Bexley, check out the Yelp page.
When hunger strikes, Bexley residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up on home staples. Sherritt's Market and Bexley Natural Market are both located on N Cassady Ave. If you've got a craving for something sweet, Kroger Bakery on E Main St. or Cherbourg Bakery, which is located on S Drexel Ave., are both sure to hit the spot. On top of that, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Kroger and Speedway.
Bexley has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including Bargain Beetles and Material & Supply Procurement. For residents who like to shop, several retail options are located nearby. Area shopping malls include Bexley Centre and Bexley Square.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in Bexley are Bexley High School, Bexley Middle School and Cassingham Elementary School. As a general rule, it is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested in.
Bexley City district has three elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. Bexley City and Columbus City School District have comparable student-body sizes and student-teacher ratios. Columbus City School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Bexley City district.
Cost of Living and Demographics
Bexley is similar to South Columbus in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 27, compared to a median age of 30 in South Columbus. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.56 inhabitants per household in Bexley and 2.45 in South Columbus. By the percentage of households with children in Bexley and South Columbus, 31% and 33% have children, respectively.
Is Bexley 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 Columbus make an average of $54.7K, Bexley residents are raking in an average of $228.8K.