Host to theater and dance, performing arts admirers will feel at home in Bay View with venues such as Boulevard Theater and Joyce Parker Productions. In the search for a new place, don't forget to have a look at the apartments in neighboring Saveland Park and Tippecanoe.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
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 Bay View are S Kinnickinnic Ave. and S Howell Ave. It's these streets, in particular, where drinking, dining and recreation is easily found. Open the door to a place you love with our apartment finder tool.
Wine and dine with family and friends in Bay View with dinner at Cafe Centraal and drinks at Cactus Club. Residents can choose from either beer and ale or pizza. Stop in at Club Carnival for a quick beer or head to Palomino for a round of cocktails, and experience the neighborhood's local options. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Arby's and Wendy's are both around the proverbial corner.
Shape Up Shoppe Fitness Clubs and Bayview Fitness are located nearby, making it easy for residents to stay in shape. As for other forms of recreation, boating is a splash at Skipper Bud's.
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When short on food and other household supplies, there are a number of options within minutes of home for residents living in Bay View. To name a few, Bay View Quick Mart and Citgo Quick Mart are both located on S Kinnickinnic Ave. For unique local flavor, indulge in the mouth-watering taste of Canfora Bakery, a neighborhood bakery on E Oklahoma Ave., or head to Wild Flour Bakery & Cafe, a sweet spot which is located on E Lincoln Ave. Furthermore, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Piggly Wiggly and Superamerica.
Bay View has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Fantasy Gifts and Price Right Gifts. For more retail shopping, the apartment rentals in Bay View are also conveniently located next to Gift House Express.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Bay View's cost of living is about 30% lower than in nearby Saveland Park. On average a household in Bay View spends $44.4K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Saveland Park, which come to around $63.3K/year.
The neighborhood of Saveland Park is somewhat different from Bay View in terms of median age and the percentage of households with children, although they are more comparable by household size. In Bay View the median age is 29, while in Saveland Park it's 24. In Bay View, the average household size is 1.92 inhabitants, and it's 2.36 inhabitants in Saveland Park. Of households in Bay View and Saveland Park, 20% and 29% have children, respectively.