Cost of Living and Demographics
Westchase is distinct from neighboring Little Saigon by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 1.93 people per household in Westchase and 3.18 people per household in Little Saigon. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 23% have children in Westchase and in Little Saigon it's 49% of households with children.
Is Westchase the right neighborhood for you? A look at how much your future neighbors are bringing in might shed some light. While those who live in nearby Little Saigon make an average of $47.0K, Westchase residents are raking in an average of $122.5K.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
We make it easier to carve out your next neighborhood nook with ratings and reviews of apartments online. Home to a host of everyday essentials and specialized shops, the convenience of living in Westchase can't be beat. Westheimer Rd. and Richmond Ave. are two particularly busy streets well-suited for those who prefer living in the thick of things. Once you've done your homework on the area, be sure you use our apartment finder tool to complete your hunt for your next apartment in Westchase.
Treat yourself to dinner in your own neighborhood at Tokyo One At West Chase. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include pizza and deli snacks. Bar hop from West Chase Tavern to Kevin Ii, two local drink options, and enjoy refreshing beverages just the way you like them. Additionally, chain and franchise restaurants like Benihana and Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar are to be found in the neighborhood.
Bona Fitness and Fitness Contractors are located nearby, making it easy for residents to stay in shape.
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Smoothie Factory and Time Wise, both located on Westheimer Rd., are just a couple of the many grocery stores in the Westchase area. Indulge in the sweet stylings of Kolache Factory, a local first-class bakery on Westheimer Rd. Still hungry? Head to Kroger Bakery, which is also on Westheimer Rd., and kill your cravings with some more of the best. On top of that, a few household name grocery stores in the area include H-E-B Foods and Kroger.
Westchase has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Mercedes Express Store and Vertical 360 Svc. The neighborhood contains multiple retailers and shopping malls, which may be attractive to potential renters who are also brand-conscious and savvy.
Nearby School Information
The schools your children attend will be largely determined by where you rent. They may be eligible to attend a school in the Alief Independent School District. Schools near the apartments in Westchase are River Oaks Academy and Yes Prep - West. Due to the fact that school district boundaries do not necessarily line up with county lines, you should contact local school district representatives for more information on exactly which schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested.
The Houston Independent School District offers 182 elementary schools, 68 middle schools and 52 high schools. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, Houston Independent School District trumps Alief Independent School District with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. Houston Independent School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Alief Independent School District.