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South San Antonio is a San Antonio, Texas, neighborhood. It includes sections of Interstates 410 and 35, near the point where they intersect. Lackland Air Force Base forms one of this neighborhood’s exterior borders, on the northern end.
A large area in the center of South San Antonio is occupied by the 91 acres of Pearsall Park. One popular attraction in this park is the dog park, offering one and a half acres, fenced in exclusively for dogs to run and roam freely. Picnic tables for owners and park toys, such as ramps for the dogs to play on, along with plenty of water to drink, make this an enjoyable place for any dog and its owner to spend time.
Millers Pond Park is another park located in South San Antonio. Neighborhood children participate in a Summer Youth Program at this park’s 42.2 acres. The pond in this park is stocked, so locals have a place to fish that’s close to home. Five additional parks serve South San Antonio.
For high school sports enthusiasts, South San Stadium is located on Navajo Street. This stadium offers seating for 7,500 fans.
Not far from this stadium is Southwestern General Hospital. This state-of-the-art facility has 327 beds to serve a variety of health care needs. For its top level services, it was awarded the Maternity Care Excellence Award by HealthGrades, and is ranked in the top 10 percent of hospitals nationwide for its maternity care.
South San Antonio is also home to the 126 acre campus of Palo Alto Community College. Named as one of the fastest growing colleges in Texas in 1991, this college has moved forward from its incorporation with consistent expansion and growth.