Westhill Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
As the neighborhood name might suggest, Westhill is located on the west side of Mobile, Alabama, less than 10 miles from the downtown area. This large community encompasses roughly 1.275 square miles and was home to nearly 3,050 residents as of 2009. It has clear boundaries of Old Shell Road/County Road 70 on the north, Airport Boulevard/County Road 56 on the south, Hillcrest Road on the west, and South University Boulevard on the east. Part of Mobile County, Westhill is in the 36608 zip code area.
The Westhill community is heavily wooded, devoted mostly to residential areas, but has some commercial offerings scattered throughout, as well.
This conveniently located community offers easy access to a variety of area attractions. Probably the most significant of these is the University of South Alabama campus, situated immediately to the north. Because it is adjacent to the university, this community is potentially ideal for both aspiring college students and university faculty.
The university is adjacent to the Azalea City Golf Club, one of several golfing options near Westhill. Additional options within a few miles east of this community include the Spring Hill Golf Course, (which borders Spring Hill College,) and the Mobile Country Club.
For local shopping, residents of Westhill have at least two retail centers within walking distance of home. The University Shopping Center and Regency Square are both situated just outside community boundaries, offering a variety of specialty shops and dining options. The boundary roadways also offer several big-name retailers and popular restaurants.
Another significant attraction near Westhill is the Providence Hospital. Located just outside of neighborhood limits to the southwest, this prominent medical center constitutes a convenient health care option and a major area employer for the city’s west side.