Webster Park Shady Dell Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Nestled alongside other residential and commercial neighborhoods of Springfield, the picturesque Webster Park/Shady Dell community is in the 65802 and 65803 zip codes. Covering an area of 1.969 square miles, it has a population of about 2,000 residents.
Springfield’s Downtown Airport is within the community. So are a few other small businesses, such as Beth’s Photography, Fastenal, United Access, and Tents by Design.
In addition to its tree-lined streets and well-manicured lawns, plentiful greenery is nearby in several parks. Glenwood Park is a mile to its south, while Smith Park is just over a mile to its west. The Dickerson Park Zoo is two and a half miles to its west. The Springfield Skate Park is four miles to its southwest. The Springfield National Cemetery, which welcomes respectful walkers, is three and a half miles to its south.
Webster Park/Shady Dell is a family-friendly area, with several well-regarded private and public schools within easy driving distance of anywhere in the community. The Shady Dell Early Childhood Center is within its borders. Weller Elementary School, noted for the outstanding academic achievements of its students, is a mile to its west. Grace Classical Academy is a mile and a half to its south, while the Seventh Day Adventist School is just under two miles to its south.
The community also serves older students, due to its proximity to numerous colleges. Evangel University, a Christian undergraduate college, is located at the west side of Websiter Park/Shady Dell. Drury University is two and a half miles to its west. Ozarks Technical Community College about two miles to its west, while Bryan College is two miles to its southwest. Missouri State University is just a bit farther at two and a half miles to the southwest.