Cerritos College Off Campus Apartments
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Has the time come for you to get out of the dorm and move into an off campus apartment? Perhaps the options available from the Cerritos College housing office no longer meet your needs and you would like to find a cheap apartment close to campus. If so, you can search for off campus Cerritos College apartments with MyNewPlace's college housing search.
Although Cerritos College student housing may be very conveniently close to campus, moving to an off campus apartment can be a great way to save money, put some distance in between yourself and an RA, get accustomed to living in your own apartment and building up rental history.
Apartments for rent are available close to campus and in other neighborhoods around Norwalk, California. Using our map based university apartment finder, you can find off campus housing near campus to ensure you can still make it to class on time.
We can help you find off campus apartments that will best suit your collegiate lifestyle; search Cerritos College apartments by the number of bedrooms, price, neighborhood or a range of other amenities.
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Norwalk, California, 90650
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Is Norwalk famous for any kind of restaurant or food in particular? What's the local favorite?
Located on Norwalk's Alondra Boulevard, Senor Baja boasts the tastiest Mexican food around. Visit this local hotspot on Mondays or Wednesday for Senor Baja's famous 99-cent fish tacos. They take only the freshest fish, fry it up on the spot, serve it with cilantro, cabbage, onions, tomatoes, and Senor Baja's own delectable white sauce, and wrap it all up in a freshly made corn tortilla. Some other favorite dishes include the carne asada burrito, shrimp burrito, chicken tacos, and horchata- a deliciously sweet blend of cinnamon, rice, and milk. This hole-in-the-wall local gem is known for its quick and accommodating service, as well as Senor Baja's "condiment counter" offering an array of seasonings including limes, peppers, and homemade red and green salsas.
What do people do for fun in Norwalk?
In addition to the array of great dining spots situated in Norwalk, residents can take advantage of the many other activities available to them here. Head to Norwalk Park to explore the museum, mini zoo, and skate park, or make use of the park's picnic and BBQ facilities. Or spend a day hitting up the local shops including Swanky's Vintage Clothing, Norwalk Records, and the Mega Shoe Factory. Three movie theaters are in town, as well as local favorite spot Golf N' Stuff where locals come to play mini golf, hit up the arcade, or horse around in the bumper boats and cars. Nightlife is bustling in Norwalk as well. Check out Luxor Music Studio on Pioneer Boulevard where you can rent out your own private karaoke room, or head to the Torch Room Lounge on Imperial Highway for their friendly service, good prices, and quality jukebox selections. Downtown Los Angeles is only a 20 minute drive on the 5, and Seal Beach is even closer than that.
Is Norwalk a good place for families?
Based on safety and quality of education, Norwalk is an okay place for families. With a crime index of 27 out of 100, the crime rate in Norwalk is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America. However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Norwalk has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. Although Norwalk is served by various school districts, the main one, Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, was rated better than 30.0 percent of school districts in California and just 10.1 percent of school districts in the country. While Little Lake City Elementary School District has received similarly mediocre reviews, ABC Unified School District has fared far better. There are, however, several private schools in the vicinity.
How much are utilities in Norwalk?
Utilities can vay widely depending on your family size and the size of your home. A family of three living in Norwalk should expect to pay an average of about $300 per month for utilities. Because the summers are so hot, your utilities bill will certainly be highest from June through August, when you'll be using the air conditioning regularly. Heating expenses are usually not much of an issue since there are few months when you really need to turn on the furnace; and then, it's typically at night.