Southeast Austin boasts a wide array of eateries, with more than 60 unique food types located within minutes of the neighborhood rentals. Families will feel right at home in Southeast Austin, which offers shops and conveniences that suit both parents and kids. The apartments for rent in Southeast Austin neighbor South Austin and Sweetbriar.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
Southeast Austin is saturated with the services and amenities most renters desire. S Interstate 35 and E Riverside Dr., in particular, are two heavily populated streets that provide residents with a number of recreational, food and drink options. Our apartment finder tool will take the hassle out of hunting for the address of your dreams.
Wine and dine with family and friends in Southeast Austin with dinner at Haiku Japanese Restaurant and drinks at Antone's Nightclub. There are many different types of restaurants for residents to enjoy in the Southeast Austin area, including beer and ale, pizza, sandwiches and barbecue. Quench your thirst at a handful of local establishments. Neighborhood bar-goers love La Movida Night Club Bar and El Flamingo Club. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, as well. Wingstop and Wing Street are both located in the neighborhood.
Stay fit (or get started) at one of Southeast Austin's nearby health clubs. Options include Olympia Hills Gym and 2 B Fitness. Additionally, Travis County Sherriff Posse is a place where you can get some fresh air and stretch your legs.
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When hunger strikes, Southeast Austin residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up on home staples. La Moreliana and Valero Corner Store are both located on E William Cannon Dr. For unique local flavor, indulge in the mouth-watering taste of Be My Cupcake, a neighborhood bakery on S Interstate 35, or head to Yummy, a sweet spot which is also on S Interstate 35. On top of that, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Murphy Usa and H-E-B Foods.
The Southeast Austin area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Vareadades Mexico Df and Tre Tech Design, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. For more brand-conscious shoppers, the neighborhood has major retailers and shopping malls. One major retailer is Tuesday Morning and there's Willow Court, a mall located on E Oltorf St.
Local Schools and School Districts
The schools near the apartments in Southeast Austin are Harmony School Of Excellence, John P Ojeda Junior High School and Hillcrest Elementary School. Remember, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent will likely determine what schools your children are able to attend. It is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word.
A middle school in the Del Valle Independent School District, John P Ojeda Junior High School has a strong student-teacher ratio of 14-to-1.
The Harmony Science Academy (Austin) district has two elementary schools, two middle schools and two high schools. Austin Independent School District and Harmony Science Academy (Austin) district have student-bodies that are similar in size along with corresponding student-teacher proportions. Austin Independent School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Harmony Science Academy (Austin) district.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Southeast Austin is less expensive than surrounding suburban areas in Austin, such as South Austin. On average a household in Southeast Austin spends $39.3K/year in total expenditures, compared to South Austin's $44.6K/year.
The nearby neighborhood of South Austin is distinct from Southeast Austin for multiple reasons. In Southeast Austin the median age is 22, while in South Austin it's 27. In Southeast Austin, the average household size is 3.47 people, and it's 2.28 people in South Austin. Of households in Southeast Austin and South Austin, 37% and 23% have children, respectively.