Oates is a rural area in Dallas County. Living in Oates, a small community, gives residents easy access to personal services, such as Pancho's Mexican Buffet in the neighborhood of Casa View Heights. In the search for a new place, don't forget to have a look at the apartments in neighboring East Dallas and Casa View Heights.
Cost of Living and Demographics
Oates is distinct from neighboring Casa View Heights by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 2.67 people per household in Oates and 3.4 people per household in Casa View Heights. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 40% have children in Oates and in Casa View Heights it's 49% of households with children.
Oates and Casa View Heights are comparable in terms of income, with the former reporting an average household income of $57.9K. The areas differ in terms of education -- a larger portion of Oates residents have master's degrees than Casa View Heights.
Local School Statistics
Where you rent will heavily influence which schools your children attend. They could be eligible for enrollment in the Mesquite Independent School District. Some of the schools near the apartments in Oates are North Mesquite High School, McDonald Middle School and Kimball Elementary 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.
North Mesquite High School, a Mesquite Independent School District high school, has an above-average college acceptance rate in its district. It also offers advanced-placement classes and has a low student-teacher ratio in the district.
With lower student-teacher ratios and fewer overall students than Mesquite Independent School District, the Dallas Independent School District offers residents 150 elementary schools, 40 middle schools and 35 high schools. Dallas Independent School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Mesquite Independent School District.