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Michiana is a neighborhood in southern Tucson, Arizona, along the western border of the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. This area north of East Irvington Road, south of East Tennessee Street, and west of South Belvedere Avenue is primarily commercial and industrial. The zip code for Michiana is 85714, and it belongs to Pima County. Communities and commercial areas near Michiana include Alvernor Manor, Butterfield Business Center, and Palo Verde Industrial Park.
Interstate 10 runs past this area to the southwest, providing easy access to the rest of the city. Several amenities can be found within close proximity of Michiana. One of the most prominent of these is the Tucson International Airport, which is located within five miles to the southwest. Frequent business travelers living in the Michiana area enjoy easy access to the airport.
Two medical centers are also within a short distance of this commercial area. These include University Physicians Hospital at Kino and Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System. There are also several small shopping centers scattered about, as well as the commercial offerings provided by the nearby interstate, such as lodging and dining options.
Parkland is prevalent in this area as well. Parks within a few miles west of Michiana include Sam Lena Recreation Area, Sunnyside Park, and Mission Manor Park. The Pima County Rodeo Grounds can also be found here, adjacent to Rodeo Park and El Pueblo Park. Each year, the rodeo can be seen here along Sixth Avenue and East Irvington Road.
This is just the beginning of what the Michiana area and southern Tucson have to offer. For more shopping, dining, and entertainment options, nearby South Alvernon Way offers a nearly direct route into the downtown area.