East Central is a busy neighborhood of Salt Lake City neighboring Sugarhouse. If you need to expand your search beyond East Central, a few suitable alternatives not too far away are Sugarhouse and Wasatch Hollow.
Demographics and Cost of Living
When making budget decisions, it's important to know that East Central is more expensive than nearby areas, such as Sugarhouse. On average a household in East Central spends $60.2K/year in total expenditures, compared to Sugarhouse's $52.9K/year.
The neighborhood of Sugarhouse is somewhat different from East Central in terms of median age and the percentage of households with children, although they are more comparable by household size. In East Central the median age is 29, while in Sugarhouse it's 23. In East Central, the average household size is 2.34 inhabitants, and it's 2.51 inhabitants in Sugarhouse. Of households in East Central and Sugarhouse, 17% and 29% have children, respectively.
The household average income in East Central is higher than that of households in Sugarhouse, and more residents in East Central have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Sugarhouse. Its average household income is $79.5K/year while the median is $62,101. Compare this fact with Sugarhouse, where the average income is $66.4K and the median is $66,590. In addition to that, more people in East Central have attained a master's degree or higher.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
Take time to dine at one of the many food service establishments on East Central's S 1100 E, and follow it up with an event down the road. Be sure to read our apartment ratings and reviews to find out even more about popular parts of the neighborhood. With our apartment finder tool settling for that "so-so" spot is not an option. Find what you want in East Central without moving a muscle, and look forward to your next front door.
Residents can enjoy a different variety of flavor every night in East Central, especially with over a dozen different restaurants in the area. Residents can choose from either pizza or deli snacks. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Little Caesars Pizza and Pizza Hut are both around the proverbial corner.
With Ninth & Ninth Pilates and Fresh Look Med Spa located in the heart of the neighborhood, East Central makes it easy for residents to stay on top of their health. Artistic-admirers everywhere will appreciate the range of events located in the neighborhood's Ballet West.
Check out the Yelp page for a more comprehensive list of places to dine, drink, and play in East Central.
East Central residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up on kitchen staples. Chetoya Market and Maverik Country Store on S 900 E are just a couple of options in the area. Treat yourself to a taste of the best baked goods in town. Head to Sugar House Baking Co on E Logan Ave. or try out Madam & Steve Erotic Bakery, which is located on S 1300 E. The neighborhood is home to the familiar grocery chain store Smith's Food & Drug Ctr too.
The East Central area provides residents with numerous retail options, such as Free Speech Zone and Charlotte's, where shoppers can quickly and easily find what they're looking for. Additional retail shopping includes Dragon Dreams Gift Boutique.
Local School Statistics
The schools near the apartments in East Central are Judge Memorial Catholic High School, Bryant Middle School and Our Lady Of Lourdes School. It's a good rule of thumb to talk with school districts in the area to get the final word on what schools serve the apartments for rent in the area you are most interested.
The City Academy district offers one high school. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, City Academy district trumps Salt Lake School District with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. Salt Lake School District has a higher Great Schools score than City Academy district. However, City Academy district has more blue ribbons.