Residents value the ease of living in Greenbrier-- from necessities to extravagances, renters can find what they need without leaving the neighborhood. With conveniences like grocery stores situated in the midmost parts of Greenbrier, the area caters to the everyday needs of families. Don't limit your search for a new place in the Chesapeake market to just one neighborhood. Have a look at other apartments available in nearby Southern Chesapeake and Great Bridge.
Food, Libations and Recreation
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 Greenbrier are Greenbrier Ct. and Kempsville Rd. It's these streets, in particular, where drinking, dining and recreation is easily found. With our powerful apartment finder tool, you should have little trouble finding a new apartment in Greenbrier.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Kyoto Japanese Steak & Sushi and make a pit stop after at Forty Five Degrees for drinks. With a few different restaurants in the area, Greenbrier residents can fill their cravings for both pizza and sandwiches. If you're in the mood for drinks, options include Maxwells Tavern and Maxwells Tavern. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, as well. Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar and Smokey Bones Bbq & Grill are both located in the neighborhood.
It doesn't hurt to have a gym or a spa down the street. Greenbrier has Bally's Health & Tennis Dip and Edge Personal Fitness. Additionally, Chesapeake City Park is a place where you can get some fresh air and stretch your legs.
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Greenbrier residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up kitchen staples. Some options include Gourmet Gang on Volvo Ct. and located on Kempsville Rd. is Central Meats & Almost Catered. For your sweet-tooth, head to Entenmann's Bakery on Battlefield Blvd. N, or enjoy some baked goods at nearby Yogala Frozen Yogurt Bar, which is also in the area. Furthermore, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Food Lion and Harris Teeter.
Unlimited Imports Llc and Gigi's Cottage are only a few of the many retailers located in Greenbrier. There are great popular retails and shopping malls in the area, such as Hallmark Creations and Things Remembered. Area shopping malls are Greenbrier Mall and Greenbrier Marketcenter.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
The schools near the apartments in Greenbrier are Icw Baptist Church School, Greenbrier Middle School and Tidewater Adventist Academy. 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 Chesapeake Public district provides 28 elementary schools, 11 middle schools and eight high schools, with a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student population than Virginia Beach City Public Schools. Chesapeake Public district has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Virginia Beach City Public district.
Cost of Living and Demographics
While making budget choices, it's important to note that living in Greenbrier, a suburb of Chesapeake, is costlier than living in Southern Chesapeake. The average household spends $89.0K/year in total expenditures, compared to Southern Chesapeake's $72.6K/year.
The neighborhood of Southern Chesapeake is somewhat different from Greenbrier in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Greenbrier the median age is 22, while in Southern Chesapeake it's 28. The average household size for the neighborhood is 2.76 people, and it's 3.03 people in Southern Chesapeake. Of households in Greenbrier and Southern Chesapeake, 36% and 40% have children, respectively.
Is Greenbrier 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 Southern Chesapeake make an average of $102.9K, Greenbrier residents are raking in an average of $135.1K.