Wilshire Park Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Situated in western Midland, the community of Wilshire Park is rated “excellent” in terms of community involvement, nearby parks and recreation, schools, and cleanliness. This affordable community is close to the 250 Loop and near walking trails and sports fields.
Wilshire Park is roughly encircled by Crockett Avenue on the north, State Highway 250 on the west, Midland Drive on the east, and Leisure Drive and Wilshire Drive on the south.
Highly rated schools in the Wilshire Park area include Jones Elementary School, Alamo Junior High School, Lee High School, and Premier High School of Midland. Kaplan College is located conveniently nearby for those residents looking to further their education.
One-stop shopping is located at the intersection of West Illinois Avenue and North Midland Drive. Wilshire Shopping Center provides a grocer, fast food and casual dining, a laundromat, dry cleaners, banking, and general stores. For the kiddos, Allen’s Fun Center—a video arcade—is located nearby for hours of enjoyment.
Two small parks are situated near Wilshire Park: Henderson Park and House Park. These parks provide open green space for picnicking and sports games, walking trails, and playgrounds.
First American Bank Ballpark is situated just north of Wilshire Park. This ballpark is the home of the Midland Rockhounds, an affiliate team of the Oakland Athletics. This ballpark is a family-friendly venue for enjoying one of America’s oldest and greatest pastimes. Grande Communications Football Stadium is located right next door. This high school football stadium provides seating for over 15,000 fans and is a great place to catch some football on Friday nights.