South Middle River
This community borders the South Fork of the Middle River to the north, runs west from NE 4th Avenue along the river to NW 9th Avenue, south to Sunrise Boulevard, east on E. Sunrise Boulevard to NE 4th Avenue and north to the river again. This neighborhood has a very active civic association that works to enhance the natural beauty of the surroundings and promote goodwill among neighbors. There’s a large community garden in South Middle River, where people have their own plots to grow vegetables, flowers or just make a wildlife habitat to attract birds. Everyone wanders through to see what’s popping up, and often people will take a chair, newspaper and cup of coffee to enjoy the environment and visit with neighbors as they stroll by.
- Square Miles:
- Population: 2,020
- Households: 721 (39% Families)
- Median age: 33