The Glendale neighborhood is located approximately two miles northeast of downtown Tallahassee. Within the 32303 zip area of Leon County, Glendale is a popular residential neighborhood situated to the north of East Bradford Road, west of Thomasville Road, and east of North Meridian Road.
While the neighborhood is primarily residential, there is a commercial area along Thomasville Road that offers a variety of shops, restaurants, and businesses. Your apartment in Glendale will surround you with sun-dappled, quiet roads canopied by moss-draped oak trees. Single-family homes dominate the area, but apartments, condos, and townhomes are located throughout the neighborhood, as well.
Guyte P. McCord Park is located on the east side of Glendale. This 20-acre park features open green space, wooded areas, and a walking path. Winthrop Park on the neighborhood’s southeastern side offers ball fields, tennis courts, and walking paths. Just west of Winthrop Park is a terrific area filled with restaurants and shops. A movie theater is located on Thomasville Road near Red Elephant Pizza & Grill.
If you move to a Glendale apartment with children, the schools they may attend include Ruediger Elementary School, Kate Sullivan Elementary School, Raa Middle School, Cobb Middle School, and Leon High School.
Glendale Playground is a charming “pocket park” covering 1.3 acres. Glendale Playground, located off Thomasville Road and Florida Avenue, is a popular gathering spot for neighborhood residents.
After choosing your apartment in Glendale to rent, you’ll enjoy a central location surrounded by a variety of Tallahassee’s popular destinations. Tallahassee Mall is just west of Glendale, and Florida State University is a few minutes southwest of the neighborhood. Downtown Tallahassee is just about two miles south of the Glendale neighborhood. Other terrific nearby destinations include Lake Jackson and Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park, Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park, and the more than 800 miles of multi-use trails at Miccosukee Canopy Road Greenway.