Homes for Sale in Austin Heights, TX
Located in Travis County, Austin Heights is a small, lovely neighborhood experiencing revitalization in East Austin, along East 22nd Street. Positioned between Manor Road to the north, Walnut Avenue to the west, Alexander Avenue to the east, and East Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard to the south, Austin Heights is in the Central time zone and uses the 78722 zip code.
Situated a mile from the University of Texas at Austin, two miles from downtown Austin, and eight miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, it’s only a mile to FastMed Urgent Care and two miles to the Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, Rosewood Zaragosa Health Center, and the Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas. Austin Heights real estate is also close to public transportation. Homes for sale in Austin Heights are priced from the high $100Ks to the high $300Ks.
Close to major employers like Freescale Semiconductor and the Dell Seton Medical Center, Austin Heights real estate consists of single-family, one-story and two-story houses with cottage-style, mid-century-style, and craftsman bungalow-style architectural designs. Austin Heights listings usually have stone brick, and stucco exteriors and many have been remodeled recently.
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Built mostly from the 1930s to the 1950s, Austin Heights real estate features smaller, charming homes with landscaped yards along broad streets, shaded by tall trees including many pecan trees. Austin Heights listings usually have two to three bedrooms, one to two bathrooms, patios, old-fashioned porches, and private back yards.
Just south of the Cherrywood neighborhood, a couple of miles northeast of downtown Austin, Austin Heights listings range in size from 840 square feet to 2,100 square feet. Austin Heights real estate is sought after due to its affordable homes in a quiet, centrally located neighborhood experiencing revitalization, close to public transportation and major local highways, and easy access to public transportation and close to downtown Austin.
Amenities Near Austin Heights, TX
Austin Heights homeowners like to shop at Delwood Shopping Center, Mueller Retail Center, and the Domain in North Austin, dine at local restaurants such as Eastside Cafe and Hoover's Cooking or catch a flick at the Galaxy Highland 10 Theatre or Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar. A short drive or bus ride away, downtown Austin offers many other retail stores, casual and fine dining, nightly live music, cultural events, and frequent festivals.
Nearby, the Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex offers a skating rink, bowling, movie theater, game arcade, and special events. The Frank Erwin Center hosts concerts and events. Patterson Park offers a swimming pool, tennis, basketball, and volleyball courts, sports fields, playground, barbeque pits, artist-designed picnic areas, walking, jogging, and cycling trail, and a community garden. The 57-acre Bartholomew Park provides disc golf, swimming pool, tennis, volleyball, and basketball courts, sports fields, playgrounds, barbeque pits, and picnic areas.
The Mueller Lake Park provides a large lake with fountain, which allows catch-and-release fishing, amphitheater, playground, picnic areas, and a walking, jogging, and cycling trail looping around the lake. Austin Heights homeowners can take in a round of golf at the Morris Williams Golf Course, two miles away, or the Riverside Golf Course, five miles away.
Children who live in the Austin Heights neighborhood attend public schools of the Austin Independent School District including Campbell Elementary School, within walking distance of Austin Heights homes for sale, Kealing Middle School, and McCallum High School. Nearby private schools include Odyssey School, Radicle Roots Community Schoolhouse, and Stepping Stone School – Hyde Park. Austin Heights residents can also take advantage of higher-learning institutions such as the University of Texas at Austin, Huston-Tillotson College, and St. Edward’s University, Austin Community College, Rio Grande.
Austin Heights listings offer prospective homeowners the opportunity to own an affordable home, in a quiet, centrally located neighborhood experiencing revitalization, close to public transportation and major local highways, and easy access to public transportation and close to downtown Austin.
Community Resources in Austin Heights
Animal Control – 311, (512) 978-0500
Emergency Services – 911
Fire: East Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 974-0130
Police: East Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 974-5000
- Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas – 4900 Mueller Boulevard, Austin, TX 78723 – (512) 324-0000 (2 miles away)
- Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas – 1500 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78701 – (512) 324-7000 (2 miles away)
- FastMed Urgent Care – 3607 Manor Road, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78723 – (512) 928-4600 (1 mile away)
- Rosewood Zaragosa Health Center – 2802 Webberville Road, Austin, TX 78753 – (512) 978-9400 (2 miles away)
- Cable Service:
- Direct TV – (800) 543-1549
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Grande Communications – (512) 485-5555
- Time Warner Cable – (512) 485-5555
- Electricity: Austin Energy – (512) 494-9400
- Natural Gas: Texas Gas Service – (800) 700-2443
- Solar: Texas Solar Power Company – (512) 459-9494
- AT&T – (888) 294-8433
- Grande Communications – (512) 220-4600
- MCI Worldcom – (800) 950-5555
- Trash & Recycling: Austin Resource Recovery – 311, (512) 494-9400
- Water: Austin Water Utility – (512) 972-0000