Great Hills is a suburban neighborhood conveniently located near two major local highways and a shopping center. The neighborhood is located among the hills and valleys of northwest Austin and has open spaces and views of the Texas hill country. Hwy. 360 and 183 provide access to the rest of the city. There are also several public bus stops in the neighborhood.
Great Hills is located next to an abundance of shopping and dining options, as well as a hotel, cinema, bookstore, and several coffee shops. There are also two parks, a country club, a pool, playground, and hiking and bike trails in the area. Residents include young professionals and couples, families, and students. While there are not as many families here as in other neighborhoods, there are still highly rated schools and kids' activities in the area.
Great Hills was developed in the 1970s and homes continued to be built into the 2000s. The neighborhood grew tremendously over the three decades. The neighborhood has a residential atmosphere but is conveniently close to local highways, shopping, dining, and entertainment.
The Arboretum, a well-known outdoor shopping center, is next to the neighborhood and includes many retail stores, supermarkets, and chain restaurants. There are two movie theaters, a bookstore, and several cafes in the Arboretum.
The neighborhood has plenty to offer in the way of outdoor recreation. The Great Hills Country Club has facilities for swimming, tennis, and golf, as well as a clubhouse. Great Hills Park in the neighborhood has a hiking trail, playscape, and picnic tables. Nearby Bull Creek Park offers swimming, hiking, and many open green spaces.
Residents who work in the high-tech area of north Austin have a short commute. Those who work downtown can get on the highways directly from the neighborhood.
The population is a mix of young couples, families, students, and young single professionals. About half of the residents are married, but only a quarter have children. More than half of residents are renters.Homeowners Association Website
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Real Estate and Apartments
There is a wide range of homes in Great Hills. Some were built in the 1970s when the neighborhood was established, and others were built in the 2000s. Home prices range from $200K to $700K and have a variety of sizes and styles. There are also many apartment complexes in the area.
Great Hills, Austin, Texas
Zip code: 78759