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The Jackson Homes neighborhood lies just west of downtown Charlotte. The homes sit amidst a large beautiful and private wooded area. Jackson Homes is located in the 28208 zip code. The neighborhood is convenient to I-485, I-85 and I-77. State route 160 borders Jackson Homes on the south, heading east into Downtown Charlotte. The sprawling Charlotte Douglas International Airport borders the neighborhood on the west side. Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) bus stops populate the neighborhood.
Jackson Homes is included in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. Public schools include Reid Park Elementary School, Herbert Spaugh Middle School and Harding University High School. Residents also enjoy a few nearby noted colleges. ITT Technical Institute and the Art Institute of Charlotte are less than two miles to the south.
Residents of Jackson Homes enjoy their own fenced-in playground park as well as many nearby parks and greenways. Amay James Community Park and Reid Neighborhood Park are the two closest parks. Amay James Park is a large 42 acre park. Recreational activities here include basketball and tennis courts and a walking trail. The Mecklenburg Greenway System is becoming one of the most attractive in the southeast. Residents of Jackson Homes enjoy the nearby Irwin Greenway Creek Park. The beautiful greenway boasts over 5 miles of paved trails that weave through lush forests and meadowland.
In addition to parks and greenways, Jackson Homes is close to community centers that provide various fitness, sports and recreational classes and facilities. Less than a mile east at the Southview Recreation Center, residents have access to a fitness center, game room, indoor playroom and gymnasium, all at an affordable price.