Foodies everywhere will appreciate East Memphis's wide range of cuisine. Located within minutes of the neighborhood rentals, residents can enjoy more than 80 different food types in the area. East Memphis is an all-around easy place to live, work and shop, given its proximity to services and conveniences. In your hunt for a new place, be sure to keep your options open and have a look at the apartments available for rent in neighboring Depot and Oakhaven.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
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 East Memphis can't be beat. Poplar Ave. and Park Ave. 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 East Memphis.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Tokyo Grill and make a pit stop after at Club Memphis for drinks. With a few different restaurants in the area, East Memphis residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and deli snacks. Drink up at Twin Disco Bar & Grill or Racqet Club Place Gate Phone and spend the night sipping on delicious drinks. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, on top of that. Wing Street and Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar are both located in the neighborhood.
Pilates Place and French Riviera Spa are located nearby, making it easy for residents to stay in shape. As for other forms of recreation, boating is a splash at Gia Marina.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in East Memphis.
When short on food and other household supplies, there are a number of options within minutes of home for residents living in East Memphis. To name a few, Aloe Vera Asante Assoc and Good Life are both located on Poplar Ave. Keep your taste buds on their toes with freshly baked goods from neighborhood bakeries. Gibson's Donuts is in the area on Mount Moriah Rd. and Sugar Nut is also in the area. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Mapco Express and Circle K.
For greater selection and value when shopping, East Memphis has department and factory-outlet stores, such as Williams-Sonoma Outlet and Epiphany Apparel. The shopping is fairly extensive in East Memphis, All American Inc and Gild The Lily are a couple convenient retail options in the neighborhood. Brand-savvy shoppers will appreciate the nearby malls of Cloverleaf Market and Laurelwood Shopping Ctr.
Nearby School Information
Some of the schools near the apartments in East Memphis are Harding Academy Of Memphis, Sherwood Middle School and Highland Childrens Day Program. As school district boundaries are not necessarily congruent with county lines, it's important to confer with local school district authorities to confirm that the apartments for rent you are most interested in are also served by the schools you prefer.
A middle school in the Memphis district, Sherwood Middle School has a low student-teacher ratio of 15-to-1.
The Memphis district provides 111 elementary schools, 59 middle schools and 52 high schools, with a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student population than Shelby County. Memphis district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Shelby County district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Is East Memphis the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. $100.2K/year is the average household expenditure in East Memphis, an interesting urban area with a higher cost of living (and a broader spectrum of things to do, see and enjoy) than nearby Memphis metro Depot, which has a total household expenditure of $27.1K/year.
East Memphis is similar to Depot in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 30, compared to a median age of 32 in Depot. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.33 inhabitants per household in East Memphis and 2.35 in Depot. By the percentage of households with children in East Memphis and Depot, 28% and 34% have children, respectively.
At $167.2K, the average income level in East Memphis is significantly higher than that of Depot's, which stands at $22.0K.