Lilly Heights Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Lilly Heights is a neighborhood on the west side of Midland, Texas, about 3.5 miles directly west of the center of the city. Area communities include Trend, Midkiff Heights, Superior and Lone Oak. This community is bounded by Andrews Highway/TX-158 BUS on the north; Austin Street, North Midkiff Road and Alpine Street on the east; Denton Street and Godffrey Street on the west; and West Cuthbert Avenue and West Kansas Avenue on the south. The ZIP code for this Midland County community is 79703.
Most of the Lilly Heights community is residential, made up of well-maintained single-family homes, but some commercial offerings can be found here as well, and the far southwestern portion of the community offers several baseball/softball fields. Another option for outdoor recreation close to home is Lancaster Park, situated just outside of neighborhood bounds on the northwest. This small community park offers a playground and open green space for picnics and other activities. Additional neighborhood parks within walking distance of this neighborhood include Cowden Park, Doug Russell Park and Alamo Park.
Another attraction near Lilly Heights is the Midland Memorial Hospital, situated just outside of community bounds to the northwest, along Andrews Highway. Not only does this medical facility constitute a convenient health care option for residents of western Midland, but it is a major area employer as well.
For shopping and entertainment, residents of Lilly Heights head a few miles directly north to the Midland Park Mall, one of the largest retail centers in the city. This indoor shopping complex is anchored by Sears, Dillard’s, Beall’s and JCPenney, and it offers 90-plus specialty stores and eateries.
Additional attractions within a few miles west of Lilly Heights include the Nueva Vista Golf Club and the First American Bank Ballpark. The former is a semi-private golf club with a beautiful 18-hole course, and the latter is the home of the Midland Rockhounds Minor League Baseball team.