Jefferson Park Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Jefferson Park is a medium-sized, moderately populated community of Raleigh. East Grant Road serves as the northern border of the neighborhood, while East Speedway Boulevard serves as its southern border. North Park Avenue is the western border of the neighborhood, and North Campbell Avenue is its eastern border.
The southern portion of the Jefferson Park community consists of the University Medical Center. Despite its name, it’s a separate non-profit organization, although it was part of the University of Arizona when it was founded. Its a high quality care facility that serves the needs of the Jefferson Park neighborhood and many outlying communities. It is a rather large hospital, with 399 beds.
Also just south of the Jefferson Park neighborhood is the University of Arizona Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy and Public Health. Because of this and other nearby schools, Jefferson Park is extremely popular for college students. The International Yoga College is just a half-mile northeast of Jefferson Park, within easy walking distance. Prescott College is a mile southeast of the community. The Art Center Design College, known for its excellent education for artists, is a little over a mile east of Jefferson Park.
The massive Mansfield Park is less than a mile west of the Jefferson Park community. It has a playground for children, swimming pool, picnic tables, trails, and open parkland. Waverly Par, Tahoe Park, and Mitchell Park are within walking distance of anywhere in Jefferson Park.
While the neighborhood of Jefferson Park is primarily residential, there are several excellent shopping centers within easy reach of the community. The San Juan Plaza Shopping Center is only a half-mile from the center of Jefferson Park. So is the Grant Park Shopping Center. The American Antique Mall is also nearby and of interest to many home owners in Jefferson Park.