Baker Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located near the Mobile Regional Airport, Baker is situated in West Mobile off of Airport Boulevard. Residents living in the Baker community can enjoy the convenience of an airport, located less than two miles away. Since Airport Boulevard is one of the main routes for transportation into other areas of Mobile, Baker is close to everything that it has to offer.
There are several churches, banks, stores, and offices near Baker. The closest shopping venues include Winn-Dixie, Walgreen’s Pharmacy, Wal-Mart Supercenter, and Hobby Lobby. The nearest hospital is Providence Hospital, which is a twelve-minute drive east on Airport Boulevard.
The West Mobile County Park is located two miles from Baker. The park features four lighted ball fields, a playground, a picnic area, and restrooms. Local fishing areas are available thirty minutes from Baker at Big Creek Lake. Golfing is a twenty minute commute to one of several local golf courses, including Magnolia Grove Golf Course or the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail.
Schools in the area include O’Rourke Elementary School, Bernice J. Causey Middle School, and Baker High School. The University of South Alabama is a twenty-minute drive from Baker, while the University of Mobile is a forty-minute drive.
Entertainment venues nearby include Carmike Cinema’s Wynnsong 16 movie theater, Mobile Museum of Art, Pump It Up, and Mobile Botanical Gardens. Night life is plentiful in downtown Mobile but there are several lounges open near Baker. The Crooked Martini is three miles from Baker and is a local hot spot.
Public transportation is available through The Wave Transit System, which runs nine buses throughout Mobile County. This service is available on weekdays and with limited hours on Saturday.