Englewood Heights Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Historic Pensacola, Florida is nicknamed “The City of Five Flags.” A strategic seaport location for a succession of occupants since the 1600s, today’s Pensacola is home to the Blue Angels, the US Navy’s premiere Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, and to the University of West Florida. The city boasts several residential neighborhoods centrally located to schools, shopping and its thriving downtown area.
Englewood Heights is in the city’s 32501 zip code, just two miles north of downtown. It is a pedestrian-friendly area within walking distance to Pensacola High School, Englewood Park and the post office. Englewood Park has a ball field and open green space, and sits adjacent to the Boys and Girls Club of Escambia County. Residents may also choose to walk or bike to two small grocery stores, a barber and several nearby churches.
Schools located close to Englewood Heights include the C.A. Weis Elementary School, Pensacola Catholic High School, and the Escambia Christian School. Several small neighborhood parks are close, as well. Within walking distance of the high school are Armstrong Park and the smaller Victory Park.
Interstate 110 and the Hollice T. Williams Park are east of Pensacola High School, located approximately 10 minutes from Englewood Heights. Williams Park is home to the Cecil T. Hunter Swimming Pool. Located on Hayne Street, the park spans more than nine acres. In addition to the public pool, the park offers facilities for basketball and tennis. There is also a walking path and a large gazebo ideal for picnics and gatherings.
The Pensacola Regional Airport is approximately four miles north of Englewood Heights. Adjacent to the airport is the Roger Scott Athletic Complex and the Cordova Mall. The Scott Athletic Complex features facilities for multiple sports, as well as an enclosed, off-leash dog park. The complex features a community center and swimming pool, as well.