It is important to note that Green Hills, a lower-cost area of Nashville, is a more suitable space than some of the nearby neighborhoods for the budget-conscious renter. Because of this, locals can find the time (and money) to enjoy the wealth of activities that fill the neighborhood. Shopping in Green Hills doesn't require an excursion as there are malls immediately within the neighborhood. There are other great apartments in the surrounding area. Even more apartments are available in the adjacent neighborhoods of Whitebridge and Cherokee Park.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
To give you some sense of the neighborhood, we should mention a couple of its busiest thoroughfares. Hillsboro Pike has over a dozen of establishments where it's worth grabbing a bite to eat or simply hanging out. Another busy street to keep in mind when doing research about the area and apartments nearby is West End Ave.
Hungry residents of Green Hills don't need to venture far to find a range of restaurants, including beer and ale, pizza, sandwiches, deli snacks and yogurt. For those looking for some great places to kick back with a cocktail, check out some neighborhood hot spots, like Patterson House or End. Additionally, chain and franchise restaurants like P F Chang's China Bistro and Au Bon Pain are to be found in the neighborhood.
Beyond Skin Deep Medical Spa is located nearby, making it easy for residents to stay in shape. As for other forms of recreation, take in some fresh air at Warner Park.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in Green Hills.
Shopping Options and Nearby Conveniences
When short on food and other household supplies, there are a number of options within minutes of home for residents living in Green Hills. To name one, there's Formaggeria Corrieri on 12th Ave. S. Additionally, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Smoothie King and Mapco Express.
For greater selection and value when shopping, Green Hills has department and factory-outlet stores, such as J Mc Laughlin and Pure Spunk. In addition to that, Green Hills has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Ten Thousand Villages and Smith. Brand-savvy shoppers will appreciate the nearby malls of Stanford Square and Bandywood Fashion Square.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in Green Hills are Hillsboro High School, Cameron Middle School and St. Paul Christian Academy. While this school district information should give you a good idea of your children's school options, it's imperative you consult with area school district representatives to confirm the exact schools your children are eligible to attend.
Hillsboro High School, a high school in the Davidson County district school, offers advanced-placement classes.
The Franklin district has six elementary schools and four middle schools, and the ratio of students to teachers is more favorable than Williamson County. Franklin district also has a smaller population of students than Williamson County. Franklin district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Williamson County district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Though urban environments tend to offer a similar range of conveniences, Green Hills residents enjoy a cost of living that is lower than other metros in Nashville, such as Whitebridge. With an average expenditure of $57.1K/year per household, Green Hills locals spend less than people living in Whitebridge, where reported household spending amounts to $99.7K/year.
The neighborhoods of Green Hills and Whitebridge are similar in terms of household size. In Green Hills, the average household size is 1.88 inhabitants, and in Whitebridge it is 1.93 inhabitants.