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Francis III is a neighborhood in western Midland, Texas, about 3.5 miles from the heart of the downtown area. Part of a group of residential neighborhoods, it is surrounded by Francis, Francis II, and Francis IV, as well as Lone Oak and Ashwood Estates. Encompassing the 79707 zip code area within Midland County, this small community is bounded by Shell Avenue on the north, Boyd Avenue on the south, Godfrey Avenue on the west, and Ranger Street on the east.
Entirely residential, this community consists of several dozen townhome units. Residents of Francis III enjoy close proximity to a variety of area amenities. One of the most prominent of these is the Midland Memorial Hospital West, situated within walking distance west of the community, along nearby Andrews Highway. One of just a few major medical centers in the city, this hospital constitutes a convenient health care option and a potential employer of Francis III residents.
For shopping and dining close to home, nearby Andrews Highway hosts a variety of retailers and eateries. Another popular shopping and dining destination is the Midland Park Mall, located less than two miles north of this community, along Highway 250. The largest indoor retail center in Midland, this mall offers five major department stores, a variety of dining options, and more than 90 specialty shops.
Additional attractions within five miles of the Francis III neighborhood include the Midland Airpark, C.J. Kelly Park, Nueva Vista Golf Club, and First American Bank Ballpark.
Three additional golfing options can be found on the northeast side of town, still within 10 minutes of Francis III. These include Hogan Park, Midland Country Club, and Ranchland Hills Country Club.