Zhongshan Park is located centrally in the Changning District. To the north is Suzhou Creek and the East China University of Politics and Law. There is a large shopping mall with a tall skyscraper above, Cloud Nine, southwest of the park. This area is well connected to the Metro network, with lines 2, 3, and 4 all accessible next to Cloud Nine.
Available housing is a mix of older 6-storey run up buildings and modern apartments. The two most popular apartment compounds in this area are Regents Park and Louis Triumph Palace.