North Pensacola Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
As its name suggests, North Pensacola is a neighborhood on the north side of the city of Pensacola, Florida. This community is located roughly two and one-half miles from the center of the city, which is roughly a five-minute drive away. Interstate 110 traverses this community from north to south, with the local railway creating its western boundary and East Texar Avenue roughly forming its eastern boundary. The southern boundary of this neighborhood is less conspicuous, but it could be considered Crescent Drive and Torres Avenue. The zip code for this community is 32503, and it is part of Escambia County.
This large community is a mix of residential and commercial offerings including single-family homes, multi-family rental options, eateries and a post office. Plenty of commercial offerings also exist in the surrounding area, including the Highland Terrace, Fairfield Village and Ninth and Fairfield Shopping Centers. Proximity to both the interstate and the downtown area also means that several unique, independently located shopping, dining and entertainment options can be found nearby. More prominent shopping complexes like the Cordova Mall are also located within a few miles of home.
Residents of this community also enjoy proximity to local healthcare options like the Baptist Hospital, as well as easy access to the city’s regional airport.
Students live within walking distance of Pensacola High School, and several other public and private schools also exist within a few miles of home. These include Semmes Elementary and Workman Middle. College-bound students are just a short drive from higher education options like Pensacola State College and Pensacola Christian College.
This community is just a few miles north of the Pensacola Bay, which offers opportunities for boating, fishing and other outdoor activities. Many city parks exist nearby, including Englewood Park and Highland Terrace Park.