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Happy Hill is a large neighborhood located about three miles northwest of downtown Mobile, Alabama, and approximately one mile southeast of Prichard. The neighborhood contains a mixture of single-family homes with pockets of businesses scattered throughout.
The Happy Hill neighborhood is encompassed by Velma Street to the south and extends easterly to about Whitney Street. To the west is South Craft Highway and on the east border is Telegraph Road. The neighborhood crosses over Interstate 165 with Baybridge Road extending along the north border. Situated in the heart of Happy Hill around Conception Street Road are pockets of businesses. Residential neighborhoods are prominent in the southwest and northern portions of Happy Hill.
To the northwest about one mile of Happy Hill is Pollard Park. Also about one mile to the southwest is Gorgas Park. Pollard Park is located across from Ella Grant Elementary School on West Clark Avenue. The park offers a baseball field and basketball court. Gorgas Park is just south of John L. Leflore High School on Donald Street. Gorgas provides various athletic fields and courts including tennis courts, a playground, picnic areas, and a swimming and wading pool. Other athletic and sports facilities are offered at Kidd Park situated about one mile to the northeast of Happy Hill on East Street. A swimming and wading pool are also provided at Kidd Park.
The area north of Gorgas Park has a large concentration of businesses and chain stores. Residents of Happy Hill are less than a mile from these shopping and dining venues along St. Stephens Road. Offered in this area are grocery stores, pharmacies, banks, restaurants, and fast-food joints.
Happy Hill is located in the 36610 zip code area of Mobile County. Public schools surrounding the neighborhood include Whitley Elementary, Glendale Elementary, Ella Grant Elementary, Booker T. Washington Middle, and John L. Leflore High School. Nearby public libraries include Toulminville Public Library and Prichard Public Library located in the neighboring town of Prichard.