Richland Heights West Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located in the midst of Tucson, Richland Heights West is a bustling community made up of over 900 homes and 40 apartment complexes. Residents have easy access to a variety of neighborhood businesses and the area is considered highly walkable.
The home designs and sizes in Richland Heights West are diverse, ranging from 2-acre estates to 1-bedroom cottages. You will find classic adobe ranch, Santa Fe, territorial, Tucson classic, as well as contemporary homes.
Richland Heights West is in area code 85719. This one-quarter square mile area is bounded by Prince Road on the north, Tucson Boulevard on the east, Fort Lowell Road on the south, and Campbell Avenue on the west.
Of the many appealing aspects of Richland Heights West is nearby access to a variety of nature trails and parks, such as Rillito River Park, a six-mile picturesque trail suitable for walkers, joggers, and bikers. A variety of benches are available for your rest and relaxation along the way as you make your way down the trail, as well as drinking fountains. The trail runs along Rillito river bed, which remains dry most of the year. Hikers are warned to use caution and watch for flash flooding during the summer monsoon season.
Richland Heights West is also near the University of Arizona, which is considered among the top 20 major research universities in the nation. Academic programs at the college include Astronomy, Medicine, Agriculture, and Law, to name a few. In addition, nearby Pima Community College and the University of Phoenix offer a wide variety of interesting courses and programs.