Downtown is a popular hot spot for the hip and trendy crowd with 12 bars and clubs. The apartments for rent in Downtown neighbor Federal Hill.
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We make it easier to carve out your next neighborhood nook with ratings and reviews of apartments online. Home to a host of everyday essentials and specialized shops, the convenience of living in Downtown can't be beat. Westminster St. and Weybosset St. are two particularly busy streets well-suited for those who prefer living in the thick of things. Don't forget to use our website's powerful apartment finder tool in your search for apartments in Downtown.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Teriyaki & Korean House and have cocktails afterward at Art Bar. Drink up at Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel or Alias and spend the night sipping on delicious drinks. To add to that, chain and franchise restaurants like Au Bon Pain and Ruth's Chris Steak House are to be found in the neighborhood.
Take some time for yourself and (literally) work things out at Downtown's Boston Sports Clubs. Art admirers will be pleased to know they are in good company in Downtown, with Xxodus Cafe right in the neighborhood.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in Downtown.
When hunger strikes, Downtown residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up on home staples. Y & T Convenience and J W Market are both located on Mathewson St. For your sweet-tooth, head to Upi on La Salle Sq, or enjoy some baked goods at nearby Ellie's Bakery, which is also in the area.
The Downtown area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Oak Wells and Craftlandllc, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. If you're searching for something unique and thoughtful, PO Gallery is on Dorrance St.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
Downtown is less expensive than other Providence metro areas, such as Federal Hill. On average a household in Downtown spends $46.0K/year in total expenditures, compared to Federal Hill's $54.1K/year.
Downtown is distinct from neighboring Federal Hill by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 1.39 people per household in Downtown and 2.17 people per household in Federal Hill. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 3% have children in Downtown and in Federal Hill it's 15% of households that have children. Residents living in both neighborhoods are close in median age, which is about 22.