JCube Residence Location at Jurong East with Amenities
JCube Residence is a bustling residential and commercial area located in the western part of Singapore. It is part of the larger town Jurong and is home to the second largest resident population. This suburban area is filled with HDB flats, condominiums and other recreational facilities. It is divided into two sectors, the Northern Sector which is under Jurong Grc and the Southern Sector which is under West coast Grc. JCube Residence location area covers approximately 17 sq km and has 10 subzones including Penjuru Crescent, Jurong Port, Teban Gardens, Jurong River, International Business Park, Jurong Recreational Centre, Jurong Lake, Yuhua, Toh Guan and Boon Lay.
In the past, Jurong River was known for its crocodiles and the surrounding area featured hilly jungle with prawn and fish ponds. International Business Park, Singapore’s first Business Park, is also located here.
JCube Residence area has seen many exciting developments in recent years such as the New Science Center, which will be built to replace the old Science Center and located near the Chinese Garden Mrt station. This will be part of the plan to incorporate the New Science Center into the new Jurong Lake Gardens, which is due to be completed by 2020. Jurong Lake Gardens will merge Chinese Garden, Japanese Garden and Jurong Lake Park and span 70 hectares. Furthermore, a new retail mall, Big Box Warehouse Retail Outlet, will house a hypermart, electronics and furniture companies. There has been a delay in the opening of Ng Teng Fong Hospital and Jurong Community Hospital but when they do open, they will provide Jurong residents with healthcare services.
JCube Residence Transportation is easily accessible with Jurong East Mrt station and the numerous bus services available at Jurong East Bus Interchange. The Singapore-Kuala Lumpur High Speed Rail may also have a terminal stop in Jurong and major expressways such as Pan Island Expressway and Ayer Rajah Expressway will allow vehicular access to many parts of Singapore.
In terms of recreational facilities, there are many available in the neighborhood such as Chinese Garden, Japanese Garden, Jurong Country Club, Jurong Park, Science Centre, Jurong Golf Course and Lakeside Promenade near to JCube Residence location. Shopping malls in the area include JCube, JEM and Gateway at Jurong East station and IMM, West Mall, Jurong Point and Westgate. Supermarkets are available at Giant Supermarket at IMM, NTUC Fairprice at JCube and Sheng Siong Supermarket at 61 Teban Gardens Road. Restaurants and eateries can be found at Jurong East Central and Bukit Batok Central.
There are several educational institutions in the area such as Fuhua Primary School, Pioneer Primary School, Yuhua Primary School, Jurong Primary School and Dazhong Primary School. For secondary schools nearby, there is Jurongville Secondary School, Hong Kah Secondary School and Shuqun Secondary School. Tertiary educational schools include ICN Academy, National Technological University and Jurong Junior College.
Healthcare is provided by General Practitioner Clinics, Jurong Medical Centre, Wespoint Family Hospital and Jurong Polyclinic. Jurong Health are also setting up Ng Teng Fong General Hospital in the area for specialist healthcare services.
For those looking for places of worship, there are Sattha Puchaniyaram Buddhist Temple, Tong Tien Kung Temple, Avul Migu Muvugan Temple, Jurong Seventh-Day Adventis Church and Masjid Almukminin. All in all, there is never a dull moment in Jurong East.