Western Hills Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
With its wide sidewalks and views of the Santa Catalina Mountains, the Western Hills neighborhood offers residents an idyllic hideaway from nearby city life. It’s hard to believe as you walk the streets of this established neighborhood that it is just a few blocks from downtown Tucson.
Home designs in Western Hills tend toward territorial-style residences built in the 1960s and 1970s. There are also contemporary-style homes constructed in the 2000s. Western Hills encompasses zip code 85713. The community is bounded by East Pinal Vista on the north, East Parkside Drive on the east, East Jason Vista on the south, and South Campbell Avenue on the west. The Interstate 10 Freeway is just outside the community to the southwest. The majority of the neighborhood is residential, with some restaurants, shops, and service establishments.
The Sam Lena Recreation Area, sits just outside the neighborhood to the east and offers hiking, walking, and bicycling trails, and picnic areas. The state-of-the-art Kino Sports Complex is directly south of Western Hills. This stadium-style sports park seats over 11,000 guests in the main facility. The complex also offers two night-lighted soccer fields, and a number of baseball fields. Not too far away, the medical researchers in the University Physicians Hospital at Kino have made and continue to make important discoveries, like new cancer-fighting drugs and new treatments for Parkinson’s disease.
Western Hills is the perfect place for those seeking an urban environment with access to nature.