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The Sheldon community is centrally located in Mobile. It is a great neighborhood for families as well as students of the University of South Alabama who wish to live off campus. Sheldon is accessible from Old Government Street, located off of Schillinger Road in West Mobile.
Shopping venues are plentiful near Sheldon. There is a Wal-Mart Supercenter, Target, Kohl’s, Office Depot, and Hobby Lobby within one mile of Sheldon. Dining options within one mile of Sheldon include Krystal’s, Sonny’s Barbecue, O’Charley’s, and Cracker Barrel.
There are two malls and several smaller shopping centers and independent stores within five miles of Sheldon. The Colonial Bel Air Mall has several specialty stores, apparel shops, and a Books-A-Million.
Public transportation is available via The Wave Transit System. Wave Transit has nine buses running daily, Monday through Saturday, throughout Mobile County.
Entertainment venues are plentiful in the area. The Carmike Cinema’s Wynnsong 16 Theater is half a mile from Sheldon. Additionally, Sheldon is only two and a half miles from the Greater Gulf State Fairgrounds, which hosts several events each year. There are museums, botanical gardens, clubs, and lounges within a fifteen-minute commute from the community.
Cottage Hill Park, located four miles from Sheldon, has rest facilities, a large playground with a separate toddler playground, tennis courts, a running trail, and a large picnic area with a pavilion.
Sheldon is located within fifteen minutes of most schools and businesses within the city of Mobile, including Downtown Mobile. It is situated in a very convenient place for families commuting to work and school.