Arbor Heights offers current (and future) renters a more economical place to live relative to neighboring Salmon Creek. Arbor Heights offers conveniences to help warm up a house and cater to the families living in the neighborhood. The apartments for rent in Arbor Heights are near Salmon Creek and Inglesea.
Local School Statistics
Schools near the apartments in Arbor Heights are Shorewood Christian School, Explorer West Middle School and Arbor Heights Elementary School. Remember, the most significant factor in determining what schools your children are able to attend is an apartment's address. It is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word on what schools your children will attend.
The 70 elementary schools, 22 middle schools and 21 high schools in the Seattle Public district have a different proportion of students to teachers along with a different student-body size than Highline School District, with the former boasting lower ratios and fewer overall students. Seattle Public district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Highline School District.
Cost of Living and Demographics
To help you make budgeting decisions, it's probably good to know that Arbor Heights's cost of living is about 15% higher than in nearby Salmon Creek. On average a household in Arbor Heights spends $62.1K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Salmon Creek, which come to around $54.0K/year.
The neighborhood of Salmon Creek is somewhat different from Arbor Heights in terms of median age and household size, although comparable by percentage of households with children. In Arbor Heights the median age is 31, while in Salmon Creek it's 19. The average household size for the neighborhood is 2.36 people, and it's 2.79 people in Salmon Creek. Of households in Arbor Heights and Salmon Creek, 29% and 33% have children, respectively.
The household average income in Arbor Heights is higher than that of households in Salmon Creek, and more residents in Arbor Heights have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Salmon Creek. Its average household income is $82.8K/year while the median is $84,523. Compare this fact with Salmon Creek, where the average income is $70.7K and the median is $52,728. In addition to that, more people in Arbor Heights have attained a master's degree or higher.