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Blairstone is a rather small, moderately populated community of Tallahassee in the 32301 zip code. It’s bordered to the north by the Indian-Head Leigh neighborhood and to the south by Blairstone Forest. South Magnolia Drive serves as its western border, and Blair Stone Road serves as its eastern border.
Although Blairstone is primarily residential, many stores and shopping centers are nearby. Governor’s Square Mall, one of Tallahassee’s main indoor shopping pavilions, is only a mile north of the neighborhood. It offers such popular shops as Macy’s, Finish Line, JC Penney, Dillard’s, and Sears, as well as a theater and food court. The Gulf Wind Shopping Center is around a mile and a half north of Blairstone, while the Southside Shopping Plaza is about a mile and a half to its west.
The community offers plentiful greenery with tree-lined streets and neighboring parks. Optimist Park is half a mile to its northwest, and it offers a playground, open parkland, shady trees, and a multiple-use sports field. North Florida Playnation is a mile to its east. Innovation Park is four miles to its west. It’s a 208-acre, university-based research park that offers rolling hills and woodlands.
Blairstone is family-friendly, with several well-regarded public and private schools within walking distance. Little Lambs Preschool is half a mile to its north. Rickards High School is a mile to its southwest, and Frank Hartsfield Elementary School is a mile to its northwest. Conley Elementary School, which is noted for the scholastic achievements of its students, is a mile and a half east of the community.