If you are looking for a great place to raise a family, then you will certainly want to keep Walnut Grove Omaha in mind. This quaint little Nebraska neighborhood is home to under 1,000 residents, most of whom are middle-aged or retired. Many people who live here are considered to be in the upper middle class and are highly educated, compared to other residents in Douglas County, Omaha. It is a quiet place to rent an apartment and its convenient location makes it easy to get anywhere in the city.
If you are looking to rent an apartment in Walnut Grove, you can expect to pay between $900 and $1300 depending on size and the number of bedrooms and bathrooms. Some of the amenities in most of the apartments in Walnut Grove Omaha include a garage, a washer and dryer inside the unit, disability access and air conditioning. If you are looking for an apartment with fun amenities like a clubhouse and a swimming pool, there are some of those available for rent as well.
There are an assortment of places to eat in Walnut Grove; including several favorite chain restaurants like Red Lobster, Applebee's and Sonic Drive-in along with several eateries that offer a unique dining experience. Some the highest-rated restaurants include Choo Choo Bar & Grill, Lina's Mexican Restaurant and Charlie's on the Lake.
If you're looking for more to do than just eat, there is Walnut Grove Park which takes up a considerably large area that is over 55 acres in size. It is the perfect place to take the dog for a walk, go cycling, take your kids to the fun and colorful playground or even go fishing. There are also shelters to rent which makes for the perfect outdoor gathering or picnic.
If you have a dog or a cat, you're in luck because most Walnut Grove Omaha apartments are pet-friendly, with some breed restrictions for dogs. There are also two animal clinics - Goodrich Veterinary Clinic and Mission Village Animal Clinic within 2 miles. There is also a dog groomer called Pretty Puppy Dog Salon located nearby as well.
While there is no public transportation located directly in Walnut Grove, most residents of the neighborhood commute by car. Residents either drive or carpool to work with the average commute time being only 15 minutes to get to anywhere in most parts of Omaha.
Walnut Grove is home to several public and private schools in the city. Public schools are part of the Omaha Public School System and the elementary schools include Ackerman Elementary, Bryan Elementary and Willowdale Elementary School. There is also a private Catholic school for students preschool through eighth grade. There is no middle school directly in the neighborhood and the high school is Millard South High School. There are other public schools outside of Walnut Grove that are still within close proximity. These schools include Rohwer Elementary, Papillion Junior High, Elkhorn and Kiewit Middle Schools along with Elkhorn South High School. Nearby private schools include Mount Michael Benedictine High School and Mount Calvary Lutheran School.