Rosewood is part of metropolitan Columbia where 7,200 people live. Many residents work in services, retail and administrative professions. In the search for a new place, don't forget to have a look at the apartments in neighboring Downtown and Arthurtown.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Rosewood has about the same average living cost as other metro areas in Columbia, such as Downtown. A household in Rosewood spends about $40.4K/year in total expenditures on average. By comparison Downtown's expenditures come to about $38.2K/year.
The neighborhood of Downtown is somewhat different from Rosewood in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Rosewood the median age is 30, while in Downtown it's 22. The average household size for the neighborhood is 1.99 people, and it's 2.11 people in Downtown. Of households in Rosewood and Downtown, 16% and 18% have children, respectively.
Reflective of Downtown's, the average household income in Rosewood is $44.2K. In terms of education, however, fewer residents of Downtown have earned a master's degree than those in Rosewood.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
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Enjoy a new ethnic food or go gastronomical adventuring in Rosewood with over a half dozen different restaurants in the area. Residents can choose from either pizza or barbecue. Additionally, a local chain restaurant is Hardee's, which is located on Rosewood Dr.
Take in some fresh air at Ben Arnold Ctr Park.
Check out the Yelp page for a more comprehensive list of places to dine, drink, and play in Rosewood.
A few household name grocery stores in the area include Publix Super Market and Kangaroo Express.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in Rosewood are Richland One Charter Middle College, Hand Middle School and South Kilbourne Elementary 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.
Richland One Charter Middle College, a high school in the Richland County School District 1 school, offers advanced-placement classes.
The only district in the neighborhood, Richland County School District 1 has a total enrollment of 26,000 students and 1,700 teachers on staff, for a student teacher ratio of 15-to-1. There are 11 high schools, 10 middle schools and 32 elementary schools in the district.