Packed with everything a neighborhood could possibly need (not to mention want), Marine Creek residents enjoy the extensive supply of stores, restaurants and entertainment in the area. Marine Creek is a kid-friendly community that offers plenty of conveniences and amenities for parents as well. If you're looking for a new place, check out the apartments for rent in neighboring Far North Fort Worth and West Fort Worth.
Dining, Drinking and Recreation
Because moving can be messy, narrow your search for the perfect place by using our site's apartment ratings and reviews. For those who value convenience, Boat Club Rd. and N Saginaw Blvd. are a couple popular streets in Marine Creek with numerous dining, drinking and business establishments. Also, let our apartment finder tool help narrow your search to the businesses and services you want.
Marine Creek has restaurants and bars, including Main Bar, an opportune spot for drinks after work. For those looking for a local spot to kick back with a cocktail, check out one of the neighborhood joints, like Eagle's Nest or El Parian Dancing Club. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Denny's and Arby's. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
With nearby Hideaway Spa and Edge Fitness Ctr, Marine Creek residents have health options right around the corner. As for other forms of recreation, Marine Creek is not without its tourism draws. A local claim to fame is the A Lady's Day Out.
Check out the Yelp page for a more comprehensive list of places to dine, drink, and play in Marine Creek.
When short on food and other household supplies, there are a number of options within minutes of home for residents living in Marine Creek. To name a few, Tijuana Food Mart and Carnicera La Superior are both located on Decatur Ave. Enjoy the aroma of Ann's Donuts's freshly baked goods and stop in for a taste on Boat Club Rd. Furthermore, Superior Bakery is located on Decatur Ave., so your sweet-tooth stomach will always have options. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Food City and Eagle Base.
Residents can take advantage of the many retailers in the Marine Creek area, including Jmd's Pilot Shop and Long Bazaar. Additional retail shopping includes Sams 99 Cent Store.
Neighborhood School Stats
Where your children go to school is determined, in part, by where you rent. The Lake Worth Independent School District or the Eagle Mount-Saginaw Independent School District are a couple places where your children could enroll in school. The schools near the apartments in Marine Creek are Hollenstein Career And Technology Center, Creekview Middle School and Remington Point Elementary School. It's important to consult with local school district authorities near the apartments for rent you are in interested in to determine the exact schools your children may attend.
Creekview Middle School and Remington Point Elementary School both have low student-teacher ratios. At Creekview Middle School it's 14-to-1 and at Remington Point Elementary School it's 15-to-1.
By the number of schools in a district serving the area, 14 elementary schools, seven middle schools and six high schools are located within the Eagle Mount-Saginaw Independent School District. The number of students per instructor, along with the overall student-body size, is less than that of Lake Worth Independent School District. Eagle Mount-Saginaw Independent School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Lake Worth Independent School District.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
Marine Creek is less expensive than surrounding suburban areas in Fort Worth, such as Far North Fort Worth. On average a household in Marine Creek spends $58.5K/year in total expenditures, compared to Far North Fort Worth's $68.7K/year.
The neighborhood of Far North Fort Worth is somewhat different from Marine Creek in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Marine Creek the median age is 21, while in Far North Fort Worth it's 27. The average household size for the neighborhood is 3.06 people, and it's 3.2 people in Far North Fort Worth. Of households in Marine Creek and Far North Fort Worth, 49% and 47% have children, respectively.