Oakdale Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Mobile, Alabama’s Oakdale community is located south of the Texas Street and Washington Square neighborhoods. It is just a few blocks west of the Mobile Bay shoreline and the local commuting thoroughfare, Interstate 10, and northeast of Baltimore. The neighborhood is assigned the 36603 zip code. The Mobile neighborhoods encircling Oakdale are Leinkauf, Maysville, Arlington, and Maryvale.
Nearby local attractions and landmarks within the vicinity of the community include Mobile National Cemetery, the Jewish Cemetery, Ladd Stadium, and a battery of city parks like Washington Square, Crawford Park, Harmon Park, Taylor Park, Hartwell Field, and the USS Battleship Alabama Memorial Park on the peninsula across Mobile Bay.
Oakdale is conveniently located to the southwest of the downtown Mobile district and its commercial hub. The two cities run more or less adjacent to Interstate 10, both alongside of the Mobile Bay shoreline. Interstate 65, several miles to the west of the Oakdale neighborhood, provides another commuting thoroughfare for accessing destinations to the north and south. Mobile’s Riverfront Industrial Area lies due south of the neighborhood. Brookley Field regional airport can be quickly reached from Oakdale by taking Interstate 10 to the south for a few miles. Likewise, both Mobile Country Club and Skyline Country Club are short commutes from the neighborhood for area golfers seeking to find time on the links each weekend or on a sunny day.
Oakdale is an established Mobile neighborhood. Most of the homes in the subdivision were constructed in the 1950s, with some additions built during the 1960s. A few of the more historic neighborhood residences even date back to the 1930s. The single-family homes are situated on ample-sized lots with trees lining the perimeter and sidewalks meandering throughout the neighborhood.