South Side is part of metropolitan Easton that is home to about 9,100 people who work in services, administrative and manufacturing professions. Look beyond South Side for that special apartment. Don't forget areas like West Ward and Central Easton.
Demographics and Cost of Living
As you fine tune your budget before moving, know that the cost of living in South Side is more expensive than it is in West Ward. The average household spends $69.8K/year in total expenditures, compared to West Ward's $42.5K/year.
South Side is similar to West Ward in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 19, compared to a median age of 18 in West Ward. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.51 inhabitants per household in South Side and 2.79 in West Ward. By the percentage of households with children in South Side and West Ward, 40% and 36% have children, respectively.
Is South Side 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 West Ward make an average of $48.1K, South Side residents are raking in an average of $97.5K.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
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Residents can enjoy a different variety of flavor every night in South Side, especially with over a dozen different restaurants in the area. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Subway and Burger King are both around the proverbial corner.
South Side residents are spoiled with a slew of artistic events, and enjoy access to all that Castel Club has to offer.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in South Side.
King Mart and Kelly's Korner Store are just some of the grocery stores in South Side. For fresh-baked goods you can't find anywhere else, Sri Shuban Llc is on Philadelphia Rd. Additionally, for household-name grocery stores, there's Turkey Hill Minit Market on Morgan Hill Rd.
Stotz & Fatzinger and Variety Stores are two of the convenient retail options in South Side.
Schools and School Districts
Where you rent will heavily influence which schools your children attend. They could be eligible for enrollment in the Wilson Area School District. Schools near the apartments in South Side are Phillipsburg High School, Phillipsburg Middle School and Cheston Elementary School. Due to the fact that school district boundaries do not necessarily line up with county lines, you should contact local school district representatives for more information on exactly which schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested.
The Easton Area School District has eight elementary schools, three middle schools and two high schools, and the ratio of students to teachers is more favorable than Wilson Area School District. Easton Area School District also has a smaller population of students than Wilson Area School District. Easton Area School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Wilson Area School District.