An upscale region of Memphis, Central Gardens is home to many well-to-do residents, creating a posh, though somewhat selective, environment. There's something for the whole family in Central Gardens, which boasts a kid-friendly atmosphere as well as conveniences for moms and dads. The apartments for rent in Central Gardens are near Medical District and Midtown.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
Residents in the Central Gardens area enjoy being close to a variety of restaurants for a night out or celebration. Some of those are Printers Alley and Peggy's Just Heavenly. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Wing Street and Panera Bread are both around the proverbial corner.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in Central Gardens.
For something artsy and unique, Art Concepts is located on Vinton Ave.
Once you've done your homework on the area, be sure you use our apartment finder tool to complete your hunt for your next apartment in Central Gardens.
Neighborhood School Stats
Some of the schools near the apartments in Central Gardens are T. H. Polk Preparatory Academy, Bellevue Junior High School and Grace-St. Lukes Episcopal School. Please remember to consult with local district officials to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
The Memphis district offers 111 elementary schools, 59 middle schools and 52 high schools. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, Memphis district trumps West Memphis School District with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. Memphis district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the West Memphis School District.
Living, Demographics and Costs
It is understandable why Central Gardens, with its wide selection of conveniences and general allure, is more expensive than surrounding Memphis cities, such as Medical District. Central Gardens reports an average household cost of $83.3K/year, whereas Medical District's average total expenditure per household amounts to $43.4K/year.
The neighborhood of Medical District is somewhat different from Central Gardens in terms of median age and the percentage of households with children, although they are more comparable by household size. In Central Gardens the median age is 21, while in Medical District it's 27. In Central Gardens, the average household size is 1.95 inhabitants, and it's 1.6 inhabitants in Medical District. Of households in Central Gardens and Medical District, 22% and 10% have children, respectively.
At $128.7K, the average income level in Central Gardens is significantly higher than that of Medical District's, which stands at $50.1K.