Rillito River Side Acres Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Lying across the edge of the Catalina Foothills and central Tucson, the neighborhood of Rillito River Side Acres is aptly named. A number of acres overlooking the Rillito River are covered by businesses of various stripes. Very few homes are found here, but the entire place is teeming with commercial storefronts, municipal buildings, and various offices.
There are quite a few parks in the surrounding area, just beyond walking distance. Northcentral District Park and the George Mehl Foothills District Park are just over a mile away, and access to the Tucson Medical center and the University of Arizona is just a few miles away by car.
The location of Rillito River Side Acres in Tucson is unique. While it is technically in the always-beautiful Catalina Foothills, it borders central Tucson at a busy intersection, making it easy to get to wherever you wish to go in the city.
Just north of Rillito River Side Acres is fairly open land, with a smattering of houses that have huge yards. South of Rillito River Side Acres is dedicated city sprawl, with all the business and industry you would expect. Those who wish to enjoy both areas in Tucson would enjoy living in the wealthy neighborhood of Rillito River Side Acres.