Jackson Heights is popular for its location, as well as its beauty.  Sitting atop one of the highest elevation points in the city, we are situated at a perfect mid-point between downtown, midtown, and the bustling commercial areas of West Mobile.  We have easy access to the many amenities which are available to the north, south, east and west of us!

The lists below are simply for reference, and do not reflect endorsement by the JHAA.


There are many fine schools close to Jackson Heights.  Our central location makes for an easy commute to schools in Spring Hill, Cottage Hill and midtown.

Public Schools within 1 mile of the Heights

Public Schools within 4 miles

A list of all Mobile County magnet schools can be found here:

Private Schools within 2 miles

Private Schools within 3 or 4 miles

There are many other public and private schools within an easy drive from the Heights.  Search the internet for schools in the 36609 area code, as well as other parts of the City of Mobile and Mobile County.  

Grocery & Pharmacy


Within app. 3 miles

Shopping & Restaurants

Within app. 1 mile

Within app. 3 to 4 miles

From Midtown to West Mobile


Downtown Mobile, with its active nightlife and restaurant scene, is only a 20 minute drive from the Heights.


The sugar-white sands of the Alabama coastal beaches are as close as a 40 minute drive directly south to Dauphin Island, a small, quiet beach town that is known as "The Sunset Capital of Alabama."