Section 17 is another small neighbourhood sited in the vicinity of Shah Alam. This leasehold neighbourhood comprises of apartment and terrace houses which was built almost 30 years ago. Positioned under the Klang Valley area, this neighbourhood is merely less than 30 minutes away from major towns such as Klang, Port Klang, Puchong, Petaling Jaya, Subang Jaya as well as Kuala Lumpur.
Section 17 also mainly comprise of medium cost residences which is mainly rented by university students. The University Institute Technology Mara (UITM) Section 17 campus is also sited within this vicinity and the main campus is positioned in Section 2. Also sited almost 3 minutes from UITM is the Section 17 Bus Terminal. Besides, other amenities namely JKR Stadium, MBSA Multi-purpose Hall, Section 17 Hall, Badminton Court as well as Futsal Court are also situated within this vicinity.
Moreover, Columbia Asia Hospital is also sited within Section 17, which is a special branch to care for older generations. Also, there are a Vocational School available for special kids which is sited right beside the UITM Section 17 campus. This neighbourhood is also linked to other towns via Federal Highway, New Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE), Shah Alam Expressway (KESAS), Guthrie Corridor Expressway (GCE), North – South Expressway Central Link (ELITE) as well as Kemuning – Shah Alam Highway (LKSA).