Austin TX Communities

Those seeking homes in Austin TX communities can find distinct neighborhoods for all interests and lifestyles. From stylish downtown condos overlooking Lady Bird Lake, to University campus lofts, Victorian-style homes, funky townhouses in East Austin, or exclusive luxury with Lake Austin waterfront there's a dream real estate opportunity here for all buyers.

Discover Austin neighborhoods today and view daily updated home listings in each. See special property features and read about the areas, local recreation, services, shopping, schools and more to find your perfect fit with Austin TX communities.

AREAS SURROUNDING AUSTIN

Bastrop

A quintessential Texan town on the periphery of Greater Austin. With a population of just over 7,500, Bastrop carries a definitive small-town allure.

Bee Cave

A stunning and private region of Greater Austin. Home to approximately 4,000 residents, the neighborhood features large spacious homes. Bee Cave is ideal for those who want to live close to downtown Austin while remaining free from the city sounds.

Buda

Buda is a lovely city with a small-town feel, located just 20 minutes south of Austin's downtown core. With just over 7,000 residents, Buda is growing, and a wealth of new housing development can be seen throughout the town.

Cedar Park

Cedar Park is a rapidly growing city whose population has more than doubled in the past decade. Home to over 60,000 residents, the city is the third largest in the Austin area and is located only 17 minutes from Austin's city center.

Driftwood

Driftwood is an unincorporated community in Hays County, located 24 miles from downtown Austin. The community offers a peaceful atmosphere in a rural setting, and residents enjoy spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.

Dripping Springs

Located in the picturesque Texas Hill Country, the city of Dripping Springs has a wealth of real estate options available. The city has a peaceful, countryside atmosphere, with just under 2,000 residents living within city limits; outside of city limits there are close to 30,000 residents.

Elgin

Located only 19 miles from downtown Austin, Elgin homes for sale offer buyers a small-town lifestyle with easy access to big city amenities. With a population of just over 8,000 residents, Elgin is a growing city.

Georgetown

Located 28 miles northeast of Austin, Georgetown is the county seat of Williamson County and a popular city for families and retirees. The city is home to more than 47,000 residents, one-third of which live in the active-adult retirement community of Sun City Texas

Hutto

Hutto is an attractive city located in Williamson County, 22 miles northeast of Austin. The city is one of the fastest growing suburbs in the Austin area, with a population of just under 16,000 residents. Buyers flock to Hutto for its quality and affordable housing, small-town feel, and great schools.

Jonestown

Jonestown is a small lakeside city located in Travis County, TX. With a population of approximately 2,000 residents, Jonestown has a small-town feel and a peaceful atmosphere.

Kyle

Kyle is a rapidly growing city located in Hays County, TX.  Kyle offers high quality of life and easy access to San Marcos and Austin. With 30,000 residents and counting, Kyle is one of the fastest growing cities in the state.

Lago Vista

Lago Vista is a scenic community located only 30 miles from Austin, residents of this lovely lakeside community enjoy a peaceful, retreat-like setting with easy access to big city amenities. With almost 15 miles of shoreline along Lake Travis, there are plenty of options for outdoor recreation.

Lake Austin

Lake Austin is an upscale community located along a 20-mile length of the Colorado River named Lake Austin. The area originally began as a weekend destination for homeowners who wanted to spend time at their lake homes, but today many of the homes have been revitalized.

Lake LBJ

Homes in the Lake Lyndon B. Johnson area, better known as Lake LBJ, include cozy cottage residences, condos, single-family homes, and luxury estates. The lake is a 27 mile long reservoir on the Colorado River, and maintains constant water levels which is perfect for water sports enthusiasts.

Lake Travis

Lake Travis offers its residents a fantastic waterfront lifestyle in a serene natural setting. Residents enjoy a variety of lake activities, including boating, fishing, water skiing, and swimming. There are also several great picnic spots in the area, and plenty of shoreline to explore.

Lakeway

This resort community was originally developed for second homes and retirees, but has since grown to attract all types of buyers, including families, empty-nesters, and young professionals.

Leander

Leander provides its residents with a great selection of parks and outdoor recreation, shopping, and quality schools. At Devine Lake Park, residents can hike trails and view wildlife, go fishing or boating, enjoy the playground, or have a picnic.

Liberty Hill

Liberty Hill is a small town located in Williamson County, less than an hour's drive from downtown Austin. Liberty Hill is home to a few local shops and restaurants, including resident favorites like Dahlia Cafe and Jardin Corona Mexican Restaurant.

Marble Falls

The Marble Falls community may seem remote, but has enough to keep any local busy 24/7 if they so choose. The area is rich with world-class wineries, vineyards, and alehouses. There are also beautiful farms featuring orchards abundant with fresh fruit that community members are invited to pick and purchase.

Pflugerville

Despite the proximity of downtown Austin, Pflugerville has evolved into its own close-knit community, featuring an abundance of successful companies, outdoor amenities, and events. If you're looking for a familial place where you can count on your community, Pflugerville real estate can bring you just that.

Round Rock

Located in Central Texas, just 20 miles from Downtown Austin, Round Rock is one of the fastest growing, economically stable cities in the Texas Hill Country region. Ranked as one of the safest cities in United States, and rated as one of the best places to raise a family, Round Rock is a popular destination for young professionals and families.

Spicewood

Having unparalleled access to Lake Travis and some of the area’s best fishing, boating and swimming is just one of the numerous reasons why residents of Spicewood enjoy one of the most relaxing lifestyles in the country.

Westlake

Residents of Westlake homes have the unique position to not only live close to Downtown Austin, but they do so surrounded by the mature trees and rolling hills on which the community is developed.

Winberley

Wimberley is close to Austin, but retains its own ambiance and character, carrying out a level of luxury that would be impossible at the city center.

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