East Central is a neighborhood of Spokane neighboring South Hill and Cannon where 12,300 people live. Many residents work in services, administrative and retail professions. There are other great apartments in the surrounding area. Even more apartments are available in the adjacent neighborhoods of South Hill and Cannon.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Residents of East Central enjoy the same big-city amenities as South Hill, but the cost of living is lower. The average household spends $44.8K/year in total expenditures, compared to South Hill's $69.1K/year.
East Central is similar to Cannon in a few ways. The median age of residents in both neighborhoods is roughly 24. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.27 inhabitants per household in East Central and 1.92 in Cannon.
The household average income in East Central is higher than that of households in Cannon, and more residents in East Central have earned post-secondary or advanced degrees than their neighbors in Cannon. Its average household income is $52.4K/year while the median is $29,931. Compare this fact with Cannon, where the average income is $42.6K and the median is $26,255. In addition to that, more people in East Central have attained a master's degree or higher.
Eating, Drinking and Recreation
Use the full spectrum of tools at your disposal when hunting for a new apartment, like the ratings and reviews on this website. To give you a head-start on that research, a couple highly-trafficked areas in East Central center are E Sprague Ave. and S Perry St. If you're looking for convenience that's offered by lots of nearby shops, restaurants and other amenities in the neighborhood, then East Central will be an ideal place for you to rent. 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.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Red Lion Bbq & Pub and have cocktails afterward at Library Lounge. Residents can choose from a variety of restaurants in the East Central area, including pizza, deli snacks and sandwiches. If you're in the mood for drinks, options include Lantern Tavern and Rainbow Bar & Grill. To add to that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Jack In The Box and Little Caesars Pizza. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
Take some time for yourself and (literally) work things out at East Central's Gi Jodis.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in East Central, check out the Yelp page.
East Central residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up on kitchen staples. Hai Mini Market and Lorien Herbs & Natural Foods on S Perry St. are just a couple of options in the area. Additionally, for household-name grocery stores, there's Grocery Outlet on E Sprague Ave.
East Central has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including Peters & Sons Flowers and Miracle Products. If you're searching for something unique and thoughtful, Parie Dawn is on E 3rd Ave. A shopping mall and shoppers' favorites, like Office Depot, are both located in the neighborhood.
Local School Statistics
Schools near the apartments in East Central are Cornerstone Christian Academy, Sacajawea Middle School and Grant Elementary School. Remember, school district boundaries are subject to redrawing. Consult with your local schools and school districts near the apartments for rent to confirm the schools your children can attend.
The only district in the neighborhood, Spokane School District has a total enrollment of 28,500 students and 1,700 teachers, for a student teacher ratio of 17-to-1. There are seven high schools, six middle schools and 34 elementary schools in the district.