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Southchase is a mostly residential neighborhood located on the southern edge of Orlando. The Orange County, Florida community is bordered on the west by Florida’s Turnpike and by South Orange Avenue on its eastern side. Southchase is north of the 417 Toll Road.
Located in the 32824 zip code, Southchase is close to local businesses, churches, and schools. The Cypress Creek High School and the Southwood Elementary school can be found at the southern end of Southchase.
A neighborhood with ample sidewalks and neatly landscaped properties, Southchase is convenient to shopping at the Mercado Center, Hunter’s Creek Plaza, and Southchase Village located off of Wetherbee Road. The latter is less than two miles from the neighborhood and has a movie theater, restaurants, and shops. There is a local grocer close to Southchase that is located on Fairway Woods Boulevard.
The Orange County Public Library system has multiple branches throughout Orlando. The South Creek branch on Deerfield Boulevard is the closest to Southchase. This branch offers programs for all ages, as well as computer classes taught in both English and Spanish. There are 32 public-use computers available at this library.
Recreation is abundant in south Orlando and the Southchase area. The Orlando Kart Center is three miles away offering go-carting adventures for the entire family. The Bear Creek Park is also nearby, a free public park with ball fields, playground, and fishing. It is home to the Junior Bears Pre-School.
The 450-acre Shingle Creek Park is minutes west of Southchase. This nature area is home to bald eagles, river otters, and other fascinating wildlife. There are hiking trails for all ability levels. The park is just south of Orlando’s Sea World and Discovery Cove. Other nearby attractions include Gatorland and Walt Disney World.