Pollock is located to the south west of Glasgow City Centre on the south of the River Clyde.
There are excellent shopping facilities available to those who live in Pollok, with the Silverburn Shopping Centre located nearby to the area with an array of high street stores. The centre is also home to a large Tesco Supermarket. The area also hosts a number of local shops, a pharmacy, post office, pubs and take-away restaurants and newsagent.
There are great transport services available which allow residents easy access into the city centre and around the surrounding areas.
Pollok can be a convenient area for families with children as there are several nursery, primary and secondary schools situated in the surrounding area. Cardonald College is also situated nearby to the area and offers a range of part time and full time courses making a flat in Pollok a suitable area for students. Those who are attending the University of Glasgow may find Pollok too distant, however, and should consider Hillhead instead.