Ingleside Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
With its busy streets and eclectic houses, Ingleside offers residents the excitement of city life. The bustling neighborhood, which sits in the southwestern section of the city, is bounded by a well-traveled interstate that offers ready access to downtown and surrounding areas.
Home designs in Ingleside run the gamut from split-level Victorians built in the 1900s, to 1925 Mediterranean houses, to 1990 contemporary two-story residences. Ingleside encompasses zip code 94112. It is bounded by Ocean Avenue to the north, Interstate 280 to the east, Lakeview Avenue to the south, and Ashton Avenue to the west. Most of the area is residential, although there are a wide variety of commercial buildings, including shops, eateries, and service establishments. The main commercial center runs along Ocean Avenue. The Ingleside Public Library is located at Ocean Avenue and Plymouth Street.
Of the many appealing aspects of Ingleside is the Ocean View Park/Playground, which is located within the community on Capitol Avenue. It has a play structure, slides, swings, two baseball fields, two tennis courts, a soccer field, and a basketball court. Right next door is the Minnie and Lovie Recreation Center, which has a wide variety of amenities, including a freestanding gymnasium building that includes a weight room. There is also a large courtyard and outdoor playground equipment, as well as walking and hiking trails and picnic areas.
Located in Ingleside running along Ocean Avenue is the City College of San Francisco. This two-year community college is the largest community college in the United States and the second largest college overall. It has over 100,000 students. The college was the first to offer women training as aircraft mechanics and established one of the first Women’s Studies programs in the United States.