Riverside is built around convenience, and it has more than one shopping center located immediately within the neighborhood. Whether it's a new look or something particular for your home, it can be found here. Riverside is a neighborhood of Fort Worth next to Far North Fort Worth and home to about 17,400 people who mostly work in services, retail and manufacturing professions. In case you need to expand your search for a new pad, even more apartments are available for rent in the nearby neighborhoods of Far North Fort Worth and West Fort Worth.
Convenience Near the Apartments for Rent in Riverside, Fort Worth, Texas
The neighborhood contains a diverse group of services ranging from spas to misc services. Barajas Photografi Studio Svc and Nine Photography both provide photography services in Riverside. Other services in Riverside include Elite Eyecare Ctr, providing eye care, at N Beach St.
Cost of Living and Demographics
Though urban environments tend to offer a similar range of conveniences, Riverside residents enjoy a cost of living that is lower than other metros in Fort Worth, such as Far North Fort Worth. With an average expenditure of $35.4K/year per household, Riverside locals spend less than people living in Far North Fort Worth, where reported household spending amounts to $68.7K/year.
The neighborhood of Far North Fort Worth is somewhat different from Riverside in terms of median age, although they are more comparable relative to household sizes and the number of households with children. The median age in Riverside is 22, while in Far North Fort Worth it's 27. In Riverside, the average household size is 3.4 people, and it's 3.2 people in Far North Fort Worth. Of households in Riverside and Far North Fort Worth, 42% and 47% have children, respectively.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
School assignments are based, in part, on your rental location. Your children could go to school in the Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District or the Fort Worth Independent School District. The schools near the apartments in Riverside are Carter-Riverside High School, Riverside Middle School and St. George 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.
Carter-Riverside High School, a Fort Worth Independent School District high school, offers advanced-placement classes and has a low student-teacher ratio in its district.
Fort Worth Independent School District has 93 elementary schools, 34 middle schools and 29 high schools. Fort Worth Independent School District has a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student-body size than Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District. Fort Worth Independent School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation Near 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 Riverside are N Sylvania Ave. and E Belknap St. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. Open the door to a place you love with our apartment finder tool.
Wine and dine yourself in Riverside with dinner at Theresa's Dixie House Cafe and drinks at Neon Nights. Food variety includes pizza, deli snacks and barbecue. Bar hop from Fat Boys to Office Bar, two local drink options, and enjoy refreshing beverages just the way you like them. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Jack In The Box and McDonald's are both around the proverbial corner.
Get some fresh air or take a walk in Gateway Ball Park.
The Yelp page will provide you with even more places to eat, drink and hang out in Riverside.