On the whole, the Ridgmar neighborhood is considered to be a more affordable area for renters, relative to surrounding places like South Fort Worth. With so much to do within the proximity, this factor should not be overlooked by prospective tenants. Regarded as a welcoming place for families, Ridgmar provides shopping opportunities without the hassle of leaving the neighborhood. The apartments for rent in Ridgmar are near West Fort Worth and South Fort Worth.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in Ridgmar are Green Oaks Rd. and Alta Mere Dr. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. Apartment Guide helps you feel good about that year-long lease. Find exactly what you're looking for in Ridgmar with our apartment finder tool.
Enjoy drinks after work with coworkers and friends in Ridgmar at A Great Notion. Food variety includes pizza, deli snacks and barbecue. Stop in at Rick's Cabaret for a quick beer or head to Mule Pub for a round of cocktails, and experience the neighborhood's local options. On top of that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Sonic Drive-In and Arby's. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Seamus Stout, a cultural haven in the heart of Ridgmar, attracts fine arts followers and performance enthusiasts. As for other forms of recreation, explore and evoke a sense of wonderment and culture at Ridgmar's Elica Management Inc.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in Ridgmar, browse the Yelp page.
Ridgmar has multiple grocery stores in the area, including General Nutrition Ctr and Centre Convenience. Indulge in the sweet stylings of Fresh From The Oven, a local first-class bakery on Western Pl. Still hungry? Head to Albertsons Bakery, which is located on West Fwy, and kill your cravings with some more of the best. Additionally, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Great American Cookies and Albertsons.
For greater selection and value when shopping, Ridgmar has department and factory-outlet stores, such as J C Penney Portrait Studio and Foleys Department Store. To give you a sense of the retail shopping, 99 Plus Store and C C 99 Cent Plus Store are only a few of the many retailers located in Ridgmar. The neighborhood contains multiple retailers and shopping mall, which may be attractive to potential renters who are also brand-conscious and savvy.
Nearby School Information
Some of the schools near the apartments in Ridgmar are Premier High School Of Fort Worth, Monnig Middle School and Holy Family Catholic School. In most areas, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent you are interested in will likely determine what schools your children will be able to attend. Talk with local district administrators or representatives for confirmation.
A middle school in the Fort Worth Independent School District, Monnig Middle School has a low student-teacher ratio of 14-to-1.
Fort Worth Independent School District has 93 elementary schools, 34 middle schools and 29 high schools. While the district has a larger student body than Texas College Preparatory Academies district, it maintains a lower student-teacher ratio. Fort Worth Independent School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Texas College Preparatory Academies district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Ridgmar's cost of living is about 16% lower than in nearby West Fort Worth. On average a household in Ridgmar spends $57.8K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of West Fort Worth, which come to around $68.7K/year.
Ridgmar is distinct from neighboring South Fort Worth by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 2.03 people per household in Ridgmar and 3.32 people per household in South Fort Worth. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 24% have children in Ridgmar and in South Fort Worth it's 37% of households with children.
At $77.3K, the average income level in Ridgmar is significantly higher than that of South Fort Worth's, which stands at $46.5K.