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Northgate is a neighborhood in College Station. Its ZIP code is 77480. Northgate is a historic mixed-use neighborhood that is located at Texas A&M’s north gate, which is the origin of its name. It is a neighborhood that has been targeted for lots of redevelopment. It is a revitalized community with lots of college apartments, restaurants, and live entertainment. The boundaries of the neighborhood are University Drive on the south, College Avenue on the east, Wellborn Road on the west, and the city limits of Bryan on the north.
Hensel Park is adjacent to the Northgate neighborhood. It is used primarily by students at Texas A&M University but is open to all residents. It has a playground and a fitness center. There are trails for jogging, a baseball field, and a volleyball court. There is also a picnic pavilion that can be rented. The open space in the park gets a lot of use. Dogs are welcome in the park but must be on a leash.
The George Herbert Walker Bush Presidential Library is located on University Drive. This is the repository of the legacy of the 41st president of the United States. It is a museum as well as a library and has a variety of exhibits documenting the life, times, and presidency of the elder George Bush. The exhibits change periodically.
University Drive has lots of restaurants and stores. Northgate residents enjoy easy access to a Subway and a Starbucks. There are fast-food outlets and sit-down restaurants. There are always pizza shops and Mexican restaurants near a college, and Texas A&M is no exception. A short drive to the east will bring residents to Albertson’s Grocery Store.