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Neshota is a neighborhood located in the city of Mobile, Alabama. It is located just off of Mobile Bay and is part of Mobile County. The Mobile River forms the neighborhood’s western boundary. The northern border is formed by Interstate 10 and the eastern border is formed by Dauphin Island Parkway. To the south is Newhouse Park and Gulf Dale Shopping Center. The area is a combination of residential single family homes, apartment units, businesses, and commercial properties.
There are many parks in the immediate vicinity, including the bordering Newhouse Park. The park has a playground, picnic tables, shelters, basketball courts, and softball and baseball fields. Also nearby is Doyle Park. Along with a ceramics studio, the park has a playground, softball and baseball fields, picnic tables, and restrooms. Lusher Park is located to the west of the neighborhood and features many amenities. They offer softball and baseball fields, football fields, basketball courts, a playground, picnic tables and pavilions, boat ramps, and rest facilities.
Just east of the neighborhood is the Mobile Downtown Airport and the Brookley Field and the Brookley Industrial Complex. The complex is the largest industrial park in the area and prior to 1969 was known as Brookley Air Force Base. Once equipped to handle the U.S. Military’s requests during World War II, the airport now can accommodate any aircraft.
Students in the area attend Adelia Williams Elementary School, Mary Vale Elementary School, George Hall Elementary School, Pillan’s Middle School, Murphy High School, and Lillie B. Williamson High School. Colleges in the Neshota vicinity include Bishop State Community College, and the University of South Alabama.