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The community of Norwood in Pensacola, Florida is located just west of I-110 and south of Airport Boulevard, in the northern part of the city. Nearby neighborhoods include Lambert Oaks and Melrose Park. The close proximity of Norwood to I-110 offers quick and easy commuting for residents to Downtown Pensacola and surrounding areas.
This community consists of many ranch-style homes built from the 1960s through the 1980s. Many of the homes have pools to help relieve homeowners from the hot summer Florida sun.
Brown Barge Middle School is located just to the north of Norwood, and Washington Senior High School is only minutes away. Pensacola State College lies just to the southeast of Norwood. This college offers four-year degree programs in over 100 majors and has an enrollment of nearly 36,000 students.
Shopping nearby includes Pensacola Square Shopping center, which lies just east of the community at the intersection of Langley Avenue and North Davis Highway. This shopping center features an Office Max, Hobby Lobby and Books A Million. Restaurants located here include O’Charley’s and Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill. University Mall lies to the north of Norwood. The largest mall in Pensacola, the upscale Cordova Mall, lies just minutes east, near Pensacola State College. The mall is anchored by two Dillard’s department stores, Belk, Best Buy, Bed Bath and Beyond, as well as World Market. Cordova Mall also has over 125 specialty stores and boutiques.
The medical provider for the area, Sacred Heart Hospital provides area residents with the region’s largest network of physicians, a 24-hour emergency center, the area’s only children’s hospital, the Sacred Heart Women’s Hospital, and a new comprehensive cancer center.
Pensacola Regional Airport is conveniently located east of Norwood, offering residents who travel frequently for business or pleasure an easy and quick airport commute. This public airport provides non-stop flights to Pensacola via airlines such as Delta Air Lines, AirTran Airways, Continental Express, and United Express, just to name a few.