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Blackberry Ridge is on the northwest side of Pensacola in Escambia County, off Interstate 10 at Beulah Road. Central Pensacola is 22 minutes away by car, and Perdido Key is 45 minutes away.
The community is rural, with plenty of undeveloped space between small clusters of houses. A commercial area with a tavern, convenience store, and restaurant sits at the intersection of Beulah Road and West 9 Mile Road. The closest park is Ashton Brosnaham Park, a soccer complex featuring 10 soccer fields, four softball fields, a picnic area and pavilion.
Public education is provided by the Escambia County School District. The closest schools are the Beulah Academy of Science, Ransom Middle School, and Beulah Elementary School. College students can attend Pensacola Junior College, Troy University, and Virginia College.
Religious services in the vicinity are available at Windy Hill Baptist Church, Beulah Baptist Church, Mobile Highway Baptist Church, Clear Springs United Methodist Church, and Beulah Free Will Baptist Church. The closest library is the Lucia M. Tryon Branch Library on Langley Avenue.
Residents will find plenty of things to do in the surrounding area. The T. T. Wentworth Florida State Museum features artwork, local artifacts, and a hands-on Discovery Room for younger children. Other educational and informational sites that will appeal to the entire family are the National Naval Aviation Museum, which has an air simulator, IMAX theater, and airshows by the Blue Angels; the Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum, which allows visitors to climb to the top of the lighthouse; and the Gulf Breeze Zoo.
The closest major airport is the Pensacola Regional Airport, which offers regional and national flights.