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The Highland neighborhood is a residential community with houses on oversized, landscaped lots and modern apartment communities with all the amenities. Highland is a subdivision with plenty of open spaces with room for expansion, where planning a future dream home built on acreage is a possibility.
The county public schools are in walking distance. The University of South Alabama, a public university, is an easy commute for residents. The Providence Hospital, which is a 349-bed medical and surgical facility, was founded in 1854 and continues to serve the community. For flights to major transportation hubs in the nation, the Mobile Regional Airport is located conveniently west of Highland.
The attractions and tourist destinations of Mobile are only a short drive from the neighborhood by personal vehicle. Residents and tourists have the option of using the WAVE public transit system for access to Mobile.
The Greater Gulf State Fairgrounds is located directly north of Highland. The state fair means family fun in the form of food, musical entertainment, amusement rides, and livestock exhibits. Although the Greater Gulf State Fair is held in the fall, other events and activities are held here during the year.
Golf enthusiasts will find a gem of a golf course nearby. Azalea City Golf Course, with its generous fairways, scenic lake views, and immaculate landscaping, is a public golf course which attracts many Mobile residents. Arnold Palmer and other golfing legends have played here. The course was featured in Golf Digest and was rated one of the top public golf courses in the nation.
Mobile Bay is the fourth largest estuary system in the United States. Dauphin Island is a 35-minute getaway south of Mobile and home to the Estuarium at Dauphin Island Sea Lab. The educational facility has visual and interactive exhibits of coastal Alabama natural habitats.