Centennial boasts a wide array of eateries, with more than 20 unique food types located within minutes of the neighborhood rentals. Centrally-located staples, such as supermarkets, contribute to the family-centric feel of the Centennial area. For that special place near Centennial, expand your search to neighborhoods like Rockwood and Centennial.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near the Apartments for Rent
Options on the menu in the neighborhood include pizza and deli snacks. Bar hop from Stark Street Pub to Lariat Lounge, two local drink options, and enjoy refreshing beverages just the way you like them. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, as well. Carl's Jr and Burger King are both located in the neighborhood.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Centennial.
Plaid Pantry and Roll Your Own, both located on SE Division St., are just a couple of the many grocery stores in the Centennial area. Keep your taste buds on their toes with freshly baked goods from Franz Bakery Outlet Store, a local bakery on SE St.ark St. Additionally, for household-name grocery stores, there's Safeway on SE Division St.
Centennial has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Panache Gallery & Gifts and Dick Chord Sales. For greater selection and value when shopping, Centennial has department and factory-outlet stores, too, such as Bi-Mart.
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Neighborhood School Stats
Size up the schools in the Centennial School District 28j or the Reynolds School District 7, nearby neighborhood options. Give these local names a thought when searching for the perfect school. Schools near the apartments in Centennial are Serendipity Center and Centennial Middle School. Before getting too attached to a particular school, be sure to check with your local district to determine at which schools your children might enroll.
The Reynolds School District 7 offers 15 elementary schools, six middle schools and three high schools. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, Reynolds School District 7 trumps Centennial School District 28j with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. Reynolds School District 7 has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Centennial School District 28j.
Cost of Living and Demographics
Centennial and Rockwood are very much alike in terms of price, and not much different from other urban areas of Portland. With regard to average household spending, Centennial reports $37.4K/year while Rockwood reports $35.2K/year.
The neighborhood of Rockwood is somewhat different from Centennial in terms of median age, although they are more comparable relative to household sizes and the number of households with children. The median age in Centennial is 22, while in Rockwood it's 18. In Centennial, the average household size is 2.9 people, and it's 3.06 people in Rockwood. Of households in Centennial and Rockwood, 33% and 39% have children, respectively.
The household average income in Centennial is higher than that of households in Rockwood, and more residents in Centennial have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Rockwood. Its average household income is $39.3K/year while the median is $35,829. Compare this fact with Rockwood, where the average income is $35.6K and the median is $29,783. In addition to that, more people in Centennial have attained a master's degree or higher.