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The Crestwood neighborhood in Pensacola, Florida is located just south of East Johnson Avenue. Situated approximately six miles north of downtown Pensacola in Escambia County, Crestwood is within walking distance to Ensley Elementary School. The homes in the Crestwood neighborhood are centered around Pine Ridge Lane located east of Briese Lane.
The main traffic through Crestwood consists mainly of local residents. There are no outlets to other major streets, which make this neighborhood private and quiet. Entering and exiting the neighborhood is accessed at Briese Lane which intersects with East Johnson Avenue to the north. The homes in Crestwood are single-family dwellings mainly of brick construction. Homes sit on average size lots with varying landscapes including large oak trees. There are no apartment complexes situated within Crestwood; however, several apartment buildings are located about two miles to the east, including Eaton Square Apartments and Governors Gate Apartments.
For parents with children walking to Ensley Elementary, there are no sidewalks along Briese Lane, but there is a grassy shoulder area for walking off the road. Sidewalks are provided along East Johnson Avenue all the way to the school. This area is a school zone and can become busy in the mornings and afternoons when school is starting and letting out. Other public schools in the vicinity of Crestwood are Woodham Middle and Woodham High Schools. Both are approximately one-and-a-half miles south of Crestwood.
The Crestwood neighborhood is situated in the 32514 zip code and is centrally located between Ensley and Ferry Pass. The John R. Jones Jr. Athletic Complex is less than a mile to the north. West Florida Hospital is less than two miles to the east of Crestwood.
Crestwood has a rural look and feel, but there are a variety of shopping outlets that surround the area. Both Kmart and the Walmart Supercenter are less than two miles to the northwest. University Mall and other various big box stores are about two miles to the southeast. There are also many dining and entertainment venues that surround these shopping areas.
Key areas that surround Crestwood include Escambia Bay which is about four miles to the east. Pensacola State College and Pensacola Regional Airport are approximately four miles to the southeast of Crestwood.