Highland Park West is bordered to the north by 2222, to the south by 35th Street, to the west by Mt. Bonnell Road/Bright Leaf Preserve, and to the east by MoPac and by Bull Creek Road between Hancock Road and 45th Street. MoPac runs through the eastern portion of this area for approximately two miles. This neighborhood contains approximately 1,750 homes built in the 1940’s and 1950’s with many homes remodeled and new construction. Within the boundaries of the neighborhood is Camp Mabry, Highland Park West Elementary, Perry Park, Bright Leaf Preserve and many businesses.

How is it different?

  1. Location. Easy access to downtown at 10 minute drive, and to North Austin at 10 minute drive, such as the Domain, and East to Burnet Road restaurants and shops.
  2. Architecture. Many Mid-century modern gems, larger lots.
  3. Natural Setting. Very wooded, hills and wild-life inhabiting.
  4. Proximity to Parks. Parks within walking distance.

What are the basic details?

Price range: Approximately $436K to $2.3M (2015 MLS)

Square footage average: $350 per SF

Year built:  1940's, largely 1950’s plus new construction

General topography: Hills, Wooded, Meandering streets

School District: AISD 

Public Schools: Highland Park Elementary, Lamar Middle School, McCallum High School

Private Schools: St. Andrews, Paragon

Parks: Perry Park, Mt. Bonnell, Bright Leaf Preserve, Mayfield Park, Camp Mabry

Gyms: LA Fitness on Burnet, Simply Fit on Burnet, Cross Fit on Burnet

Neighborhood Association: Highland Park West Balcones Neighborhood Association

Nearby favorites

  1. Fonda San Miguel
  2. Chez Zee
  3. Russell’s Bakery
  4. Shoal Creek Nursery
  5. Republic of Sandwich
  6. Apothecary Wine Bar
  7. Pinthouse Pizza

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