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The Penrose neighborhood is near the southeastern border of El Paso. The community is less than two miles from the United States-Mexico border and about the same distance west of Interstate 10, which provides residents with access to most of the big cities in Texas. The Penrose community is primarily made up of single-family homes, and is a popular destination for families looking for their first homes.
For all of their health care needs, residents of Penrose have plenty of outstanding facilities nearby. East El Paso Physicians Medical Center is closest at two and a half miles away, while Del Sol Medical Center is another mile farther from the community. The University Medical Center of El Paso is eight miles from home.
There is plenty of shopping options close by for residents. Las Palmas Market Place is less than two miles away, while Trevino Mall is only slightly beyond it. Residents can drive three miles farther to reach the biggest local mall, Cielo Vista, which houses many national retailers like Dillard’s, Sears, and Macy’s. The Pavo Real Recreation Center is a mile away, while the El Paso Zoo is only a short drive from the Penrose community.
Public-school students start their academic studies at Mission Valley Elementary School, then move on to Valley View Middle School. The local high school is Ysleta High School. All three schools are less than a mile from the neighborhood. Those interested in attending college will find the University of Texas at El Paso and El Paso Community College close to home.