Pittman Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
A quaint neighborhood on the south side of Las Vegas, Pittman is a great location for younger professionals and families looking for a starter home. Families gather at the local elementary school every week for youth and adult soccer games and other neighborhood activities. Although the neighborhood is in one of the oldest areas of Las Vegas, most of the homes were built in the 1970s or later, providing homeowners with affordable housing options that don’t require massive maintenance or repair.
Pittman is part of the 89107 zip code area, with its boundaries extending from Washington Avenue to the north, Interstate 95 to the south, Torrey Pines Drive to the west, and Jones Boulevard to the east. The median house value in the area is $143,100, with about 58 percent of all residents owning a home. The neighborhood is one of the younger communities in the area, with a median age of 34. Many residents are single professionals or younger families. The majority of the homes in Pittman are ranch, suburban-style homes popular in the latter half of the 20th century, with a few Spanish-style homes and other styles sprinkled throughout the area.
The hub of the neighborhood is Vail Pittman Elementary School, located at Fargo Avenue and Crestline Drive. Named after a Nevada governor from the 1940s, Pittman Elementary School is open to students from kindergarten through fifth grade. It is also the site of many activities throughout the year, from local carnivals to soccer leagues. The 10.3-acre complex offers playgrounds and open space for families in the area.
There are several public transit options in Pittman. The C-line runs through the neighborhood, along with the 104 and 208 bus lines. The streets are wide and there are plenty of sidewalks for families who like walking the area.