Hillman Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Older houses, wide driveways, spacious lots, and established trees give Hillman a rural feel. There is no need for residents to send their children to the park. Homes in the neighborhood have ample yards for children to play in or extra parking for more vehicles, a boat or recreation vehicle. Apartments are found outside of the neighborhood.
Metro Area Express buses serve Hillman. The neighborhood is near Birmingham International Airport for domestic and international flights. An Amtrak station is conveniently located in Birmingham.
Lawson State Community College is close to Hillman. The college has an adult education program and a transfer program for entrance into four-year colleges or universities.
The nearby family friendly Birmingham Zoo is known as one of the South’s largest zoos. The zoo houses its birds, reptiles, mammals, and rare animals in natural settings. Special features include a children’s zoo, an exhibit focusing on predatory animals, and educational programs for children and their families. For more entertainment, the zoo has kid friendly train rides and a carousel.
The Lewis Smith Lake is a favorite destination with lakefront homes and cabins. The north Alabama fishing paradise has striped, spotted, and largemouth bass awaiting anglers of all skill levels. Boating, inner tubing, and swimming are other activities at the lake.
Stunning views of Birmingham are seen from the observation deck at the city’s historic Vulcan Park. Appropriately named after the Roman god of fire and the forge, Birmingham celebrates its past as a city forged by the iron industry with a family friendly, 10-acre park. A 56-foot statue of Vulcan is the park centerpiece. The 56-foot, 100,000-pound statue is the second largest in the United States, after the Statue of Liberty.