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Maura Place is a large residential neighborhood located in Pensacola, Florida. Maura Place is bordered by Barcia Drive to the south, North 9th Avenue to the west, North 12th Avenue on the east and East Fairfield Drive to the north. A small portion of Maura Place extends past East Fairfield Drive to the north. Another feature of Maura Place is the Camelia Court neighborhood, which is centrally located almost in the middle of the Maura Place neighborhood on North 10th Avenue.
The majority of the homes in Maura Place are single-family, ranch-style houses. The neighborhood is dotted with tropical greenery and Florida oak trees. The area has a rural atmosphere, but is situated only minutes away from local shopping, dining, and entertainment options. The Cordova Mall is situated about 1.5 miles north of Maura Place and is surrounded by small businesses and large chain stores.
There are a variety of apartment buildings available near the Maura Place neighborhood, many of which are only minutes from Pensacola State College and Pensacola Regional Airport.
Maura Place is in the 32503 zip code area in Escambia County. Public schools in the vicinity of Maura Place include O.J. Semmes Elementary, J.H. Workman Middle and Pensacola High School. Private education is available within a 2 mile radius at Pensacola Christian Academy or SL Jones Christian Academy.
A popular feature of Maura Place is its close proximity to Bayou Texar. Located about a half-mile to the east is the northern section of this waterway. It was utilized for the US Open Water Ski and Wakeboard Championships in 1998. Just across this portion of Bayou Texar is Baars Park, which is a passive park landscaped with pines and oaks.