With limitless options right outside your door, it's easy to grow accustomed to the Oakbrook lifestyle. Families don't have to travel far to get their groceries in Oakbrook. In your hunt for a new place, be sure to keep your options open and have a look at the apartments available for rent in neighboring Lake City and Lake Steilacoom.
Food, Libations and Recreation
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Residents can enjoy a different variety of flavor every night in Oakbrook, especially with nearly a dozen different restaurants in the area. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at McDonald's and Jack In The Box. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Stay in shape with nearby Studio Hot Yoga & Wellness, located on Oakbrook's 86th St. SW.
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Oakbrook's primary grocer is Reddy 2 Go Food Store, located on Steilacoom Blvd. SW. Follow the aroma of freshly baked treats to Steilacoom Blvd. SW and step into Albertsons Bakery. On top of that, for household-name grocery stores, there's Albertsons on Steilacoom Blvd. SW.
Oakbrook has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including Shield Products Puget SO and Skr Unique Gifts.
Nearby School Information
Your neighborhood location will largely affect your school options. The Steilacoom Historical School District No. 1 or the University Place School District are a couple areas where your kids could go to school. Schools near the apartments in Oakbrook are Charles Wright Academy, Hudtloff Middle School and Oakbrook Elementary School. 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.
With lower student-teacher ratios and fewer overall students than Steilacoom Historical School District No. 1, the University Place School District offers residents five elementary schools, three middle schools and three high schools. University Place School District has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Steilacoom Historical School District No. 1.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Oakbrook's cost of living is about 42% lower than in nearby Lake City. On average a household in Oakbrook spends $56.0K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Lake City, which come to around $95.9K/year.
The neighborhood of Lake City is somewhat different from Oakbrook in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Oakbrook the median age is 34, while in Lake City it's 29. The average household size for the neighborhood is 2.16 people, and it's 2.39 people in Lake City. Of households in Oakbrook and Lake City, 24% and 30% have children, respectively.