An attractive (and privileged) subset of Memphis, Mud Island is home to those with sizable salaries. Families don't have to travel far to get their groceries in Mud Island. Living in Mud Island, a Memphis neighborhood, gives residents easy access to personal services, such as Texas De Brazil in the neighborhood of Downtown. The apartments for rent in Mud Island are near Downtown and North Memphis.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
Take a bite out of Mud Island's Harbor Town Sq and sample one of its many restaurants. A busy street with so much to offer, renters will enjoy spending the day among the hustle and bustle. For more information on popular areas to rent in Mud Island, be sure to check out our apartment ratings and reviews. Also, be sure to use our apartment finder tool to hone in on that perfect place.
With over a half dozen neighborhood restaurants to choose from, like Old Venice Pizza and Tugs, Mud Island residents can wine and dine themselves any night of the week.
Check out the Yelp page for a more comprehensive list of places to dine, drink, and play in Mud Island.
Entertainment Foods is only one of the many places to shop for groceries in the Mud Island area.
Local School Statistics
Schools near the apartments in Mud Island are River City High School Of Leadership Service, Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences and Maria Montessori School. Remember, school district boundaries are subject to redrawing. Consult with your local schools and school districts near the apartments for rent to confirm the schools your children can attend.
Among Memphis district middle schools, Memphis Academy Of Health Sciences has the lowest student-teacher ratio at nine-to-1.
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 more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the West Memphis School District.
Cost of Living and Demographics
As you fine tune your budget before moving, know that the cost of living in Mud Island is more expensive than it is in Downtown. The average household spends $74.5K/year in total expenditures, compared to Downtown's $31.2K/year.
The neighborhoods of Mud Island and Downtown are similar to each other both in terms of the percentage of households that have children and the average household size. In Mud Island, the percentage of households with children is 13% and the average household size is 1.72 people per household, and in Downtown 17% of households have children and there are 2.08 people per household on average.
Is Mud Island 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 Downtown make an average of $29.1K, Mud Island residents are raking in an average of $107.4K.