Palmes Grant Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Palmes Grant, a large neighborhood of Pensacola, Florida, has a high concentration of small businesses. It borders the Rosewood Terrace neighborhood to the northwest and stretches along North Palafox Street to East Fairfield Drive. Throughout this busy area, there are a variety of businesses and uncleared, wooded commercial lots.
With downtown Pensacola approximately two and a half miles to the south and Escambia Bay a few miles to the east, Palmes Grant is a popular area for those who want to be centrally located in this part of Escambia County. There are various rental options available in neighboring areas.
The community is less than three miles west of Pensacola State College and Pensacola Regional Airport. Just to the east of the airport is Escambia Bay. A popular shopping venue is Cordova Mall, adjacent to the college. About a mile to the south is the 3-acre Englewood Park. It’s home to the Pensacola Boys and Girls Club, and has a community center, playground, and basketball court.
Palmes Grant is conveniently located near public schools. Just to the north are Brentwood Elementary and Brentwood Middle Schools. Pensacola High School is about a mile and a half to the south.
With the large number of businesses in and around this neighborhood, there are many job opportunities available. Many business line North Palafox Street. Within a few minutes’ drive are the Escambia County Health Department, Workforce Escarosa Career Center, and Escambia County Emergency Services.
The area is also home to a variety of lounges, bars, and nightclubs. Day or night, Palmes Grant is an active, lively neighborhood.