Demographics and Cost of Living
West Meadowbrook has about the same average living cost as other metro areas in Fort Worth, such as South Fort Worth. A household in West Meadowbrook spends about $45.3K/year in total expenditures on average. By comparison South Fort Worth's expenditures come to about $41.7K/year.
The neighborhood of South Fort Worth is somewhat different from West Meadowbrook 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 West Meadowbrook is 22, while in South Fort Worth it's 30. In West Meadowbrook, the average household size is 2.83 people, and it's 3.32 people in South Fort Worth. Of households in West Meadowbrook and South Fort Worth, 36% and 37% have children, respectively.
The household median net income in West Meadowbrook is higher than that of households in South Fort Worth. Its average household income is $52.9K/year. Compared to South Fort Worth where the average income is $46.5K, there is a significantly higher concentration of people living comfortable lifestyles in West Meadowbrook.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
Finding your bearings in a new place--locating groceries, cleaners and places to relax and have fun--is one of the most basic things all renters do when establishing themselves in a new area. To help in that process, a couple important streets to know in West Meadowbrook are E Lancaster Ave. and Meadowbrook Dr. It's these streets, in particular, where drinking, dining and recreation is easily found. Also, let our apartment finder tool help narrow your search to the businesses and services you want.
Wine and dine with family and friends in West Meadowbrook with dinner at Pizza Wheels and drinks at Matinee Lounge. If drinks are on the agenda, head out to Charlie Browns Club, just one of the options close by. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, as well. Pizza Hut and Subway are both located in the neighborhood.
Take a look at the Yelp page to find even more places to eat and drink in West Meadowbrook.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the West Meadowbrook area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. E C S Food Store and Lyn Food Mart on E Lancaster Ave. are just a couple of options in the area. Help yourself to breakfast on-the-go and swing by a local bakery. On top of that, for household-name grocery stores, there's Save-A-Lot Food Stores on E Lancaster Ave.
West Meadowbrook has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including Everybody's Flea Market and Specialty For You. Or, if you want to add a touch of color and an artistic flair to your apartment, Firehouse Art Studio & Gallery is on Meadowbrook Dr. There are more popular retail options and a shopping mall in the area, such as Dollar Tree and Dollar General. The area shopping mall, located on E Lancaster Ave., is Oakland Corners.
Neighborhood School Stats
Some of the schools near the apartments in West Meadowbrook are Center For New Lives, Meadowbrook Middle School and Center For Creative Living Elementary. As school district boundaries are not necessarily congruent with county lines, it's important to confer with local school district authorities to confirm that the apartments for rent you are most interested in are also served by the schools you prefer.
A middle school in the Fort Worth Independent School District, Meadowbrook Middle School has a low student-teacher ratio of 13-to-1.
The East Fort Worth Montessori Academy district has one elementary school. East Fort Worth Montessori Academy district and Fort Worth Independent School District have similar student-teacher ratios, but the latter has a higher number of enrolled students. Fort Worth Independent School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the East Fort Worth Montessori Academy district.