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The Yorkwood community is conveniently located in West Mobile and is a great neighborhood for families who attend work and school nearby. It is also great for students of the University of South Alabama who wish to live off campus. The campus is less than five miles from Yorkwood.
Yorkwood is located off of Leroy Stevens Road and is accessible from Grelot Road, Jeff Hamilton Road, and Cottage Hill Road. There are several schools, churches, and businesses nearby.
Shopping venues are plentiful within two miles of Yorkwood. There is a Wal-Mart Supercenter, Target, Kohl’s, and several specialty stores. Dining options include Krystal’s, Wendy’s, O’Charley’s, and Cracker Barrel. There are also several pizza establishments that offer dine-in, take-out, and delivery services.
Public transportation is available through The Wave Transit System. Nine buses serve Mobile County throughout the work week and have limited hours on Saturdays. Bus service is unavailable on Sunday.
Entertainment venues are plentiful in the area. Yorkwood is located less than five miles from the Greater Gulf State Fairgrounds, and it hosts several events each year. Catching a movie is convenient for residents of Yorkwood since the Carmike Cinema’s Wynnsong 16 is located within two miles of the community. There are also several museums, botanical gardens, parks, clubs, and lounges within a fifteen-minute commute from the neighborhood.
The Cottage Hill Park has a large playground with a separate toddler play area, tennis courts, a running trail, rest facilities, and a large picnic area with a pavilion. The park is located just three miles from Yorkwood.