Five Points Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located between Route 537 and Route 87 in San Antonio, in the midtown area, lies the Five Points neighborhood. This neighborhood is walker-friendly offering broad, paved sidewalks.
Five Points allows residents access to San Pedro Park, the oldest park in San Antonio and the second oldest park in the United States. The only other park in the United States older than this one is Boston Common, in Boston Massachusetts. San Pedro Park offers a lake that is closed off and serves as a swimming pool. There is also a playhouse, a library, tennis center, and softball complex on the grounds.
Five Points is one of only 21 districts in San Antonio which is designated as a historical neighborhood, and serves as home to Hertzberg House which closed to the public in 2001. The collections are now housed in the San Antonio Public Library.
Five Points is home to several schools including Alamo Community College, Austin Elementary School, and Keystone School. There are also numerous private schools located within one mile of this neighborhood.
There are several shopping centers nearby, including Rivercenter Mall, Alamo Quarry Market, and San Antonio Mall. There are also numerous stand alone stores all conveniently located within five miles of the Five Points neighborhood.
Families who love the outdoors can take advantage of all that is offered in San Pedro Park, while those who enjoy shopping will love the proximity to downtown San Antonio. This is a family-friendly neighborhood with good access to schools, museums, shopping, and opportunities for recreation.