Locate conveniently adjacent to two major local highways as well as a shopping center, is the suburban neighborhood of Great Hills. It is a neighborhood that has its location among the valleys and hills of the northwest of Austin, with views of the hill country of Texas, and also has open spaces. Access to the rest of the city is provided by Hwy. 360 and 183. Public bus stops can also be found in the neighborhood.
The location of Great Hills gives easy access to shopping, dining, a hotel, a bookstore, a cinema, and many coffee shops. You will also find two parks, a pool, a playground, a country club, and bike and hiking trails. You will find many young professionals, students, couples, and families among its residents. Even though, when compared to other neighborhoods, there are fewer families, there are still schools that are highly rated, and other locations for kids’ activities in the area.
Development of Great Hills started in the 1970s and homes were also built in the 2000s. Over three decades, the neighborhood has grown tremendously. Even though the atmosphere here is residential, the neighborhood is close to shopping, entertainment, dining, and local highways.
A well-known shopping center is the Arboretum is adjacent to the neighborhood and has many supermarkets, retail stores, and chain restaurants. You will also find here, several cafes, a bookstore, and two movie theaters.
If you are looking for outdoor recreation, there is much that the neighborhood can offer. Facilities for tennis, swimming, golf, and a clubhouse are all available at the Great Hills Country Club. In the neighborhood is Great Hills Park, which has picnic tables, swimming, many open green spaces, and hiking.
It is a short commute for the residents who work in North Austin, a high-tech area. If you work further downtown you can access highways directly from this neighborhood.
The population in Great Hills consists of families, young couples, and young single professionals. Half of the residents are married, but only a fourth of them have children. Half or more of the residents are renters.
Real Estate and Apartments
Home in Great Hills come in a great range. Homes were built in the 1970s when the neighborhood was first established and later homes were constructed in the 2000s. Prices of homes vary from $200K to $700K and come in a variety of styles and sizes, You can also find apartment complexes in this area.