The Rio Grande Park neighborhood is a part of the extensive Orlando community that is home to several of Florida’s top-ranking attractions. Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando are just a short drive from Rio Grande.
The neighborhood’s close proximity to Interstate 4 allows quick and convenient access for traveling to other Florida attractions situated throughout the state.
Rio Grande Park community’s neighbor to the north is Clear Lake Park. The 358-acre lake and its adjoining park provide residents with the peaceful, natural setting of the park to enjoy family outings, jogging, picnicking, fishing, and boating. Two additional parks in the area are George Barker Park and Grand Avenue Park.
Neighborhood churches in the vicinity of Rio Grande Park include the Baptist Church of Orlando, First Baptist Church of Orlando, and El Bethel Temple in Orlando.
The Orange County School System is responsible for the educational needs and well-being of Orlando’s extensive school system. Located in the Rio Grande Park neighborhood and surrounding area are Memorial Middle School, Pineloch Elementary School, and The First Academy.
Hotels are a large part of the Orlando experience, and provide travelers with a choice from economy to luxury accommodations. Located in the immediate vicinity of Rio Grande Park several choices for travelers include the Days Inn Orlando, Ramada, Days Inn Orlando Midtown, Celebrity Resorts, and American Resort.
Fast food restaurants, standard restaurants featuring a variety of menu types, markets, drug stores, retail shops, medical facilities, salons, and local banks are all within easy reach and a short drive from the Rio Grande Park neighborhood.
Located in zip code areas 32805 and 32839, the community of Rio Grande Park is bordered by South Rio Grande Avenue to the east, Marathon Avenue to the west, Gulfstream Road to the north and 36th Street to the south.