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Small creeks and winding lanes comprise the neighborhood of De Mars Heights. This neighborhood is in Pensacola, which stretches along the far northwestern side of the state in what is known as the Florida Panhandle. It is a popular tourist destination due to its warm weather and beautiful beaches. It is no wonder why it is such a highly desired place to call home.
The neighborhood of De Mars Heights is comprised primarily of multi-family homes and apartments. The streets are tree-lined, and many residences even back up to lush, forested areas that remain undeveloped. There is a lot of green space, and the residents often gather for a game of baseball at the neighborhood park, which has four baseball diamonds and an expansive, grassy lawn ideal for a picnic with family or friends.
De Mars Heights is located in ZIP code 32514 in Escambia County. It lies south of Johnson Avenue, north of the neighborhood of Olive Road, east of White Cedar Gardens, and west of the neighborhood of Country Walk.
The West Florida Hospital is just minutes away. This is the only area hospital that has only private rooms and the only Accredited Chest Pain Center. The hospital is highly involved in the community and provides annual health care seminars, screenings, and health fairs for area residents.
The Olive Baptist Church adjoins the park, and the Recreation Outreach Center lies beside the church. This historic church was founded in 1894 by a group of 12 individuals. Services were originally held in a small wooden structure across Olive Road. Presently, the church is very large and lies on 55 acres of land.