On the whole, Fort Worth's neighborhood of Crestwood is considered to be one of the more affordable neighborhoods in the area. With conveniences like grocery stores situated in the midmost parts of Crestwood, the area caters to the everyday needs of families. The apartments for rent in Crestwood are near West Fort Worth and Monticello.
When short on groceries or other household supplies, Stop & Save, a grocery store, is located within the neighborhood on White Settlement Rd.
Local School Statistics
Your neighborhood location will largely affect your school options. The Castleberry Independent School District or the Fort Worth Independent School District are a couple areas where your kids could go to school. Schools near the apartments in Crestwood are Jo Kelly Special Education and Choices. Ultimately, it is important to consult with local districts to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
Castleberry Independent School District offers three elementary schools, three middle schools and four high schools. In terms of student enrollment numbers, Castleberry Independent School District and Fort Worth Independent School District are comparable. Fort Worth Independent School District, however, provides a student-teacher ratio of 16-to-1, which is better than the district of Castleberry Independent School District. Fort Worth Independent School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Castleberry Independent School District.
Cost of Living and Demographics
The cost of living in Crestwood is lower than it is in West Fort Worth. The average household spends $53.8K/year in total expenditures, compared to West Fort Worth's $68.7K/year.
Crestwood is distinct from neighboring West Fort Worth by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 1.89 people per household in Crestwood and 3.2 people per household in West Fort Worth. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 24% have children in Crestwood and in West Fort Worth it's 37% of households with children.