Homes for Sale in Colonial Trails, TX
Located in Travis County, Colonial Trails is a small, established neighborhood in South Austin, at Colonial Park Boulevard. Positioned between Shelby Lane to the north, South Congress Avenue and Old Castle Road to the west, Interstate 35 and Weidemar Lane to the east, and Colonial Park Boulevard to the south, Colonial Trails is in the Central time zone and uses the 78745 zip code.
Situated six miles from the University of Texas at Austin, seven miles from downtown Austin, and eight miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, it’s only two miles to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center. Homes for sale in Colonial Trails are priced in the $200Ks.
Close to major employers like St. David’s Healthcare Partnership, Colonial Trails real estate consists of single-family, one-story and two-story houses with ranch-style and traditional-style architectural designs. Colonial Trails listings usually have stone brick, and stucco exteriors and open floor plans.
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Discover Colonial Trails Real Estate
Built in the 2000s by Main Street Homes, Colonial Trails real estate offers moderately priced homes shaded by tall trees. Colonial Trails listings usually have three to four bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, front porches, and some back up to a greenbelt, for additional privacy.
Just seven miles south of downtown Austin, Colonial Trails listings range in size from 1,000 square feet to 2,000 square feet, at an average $187 per square foot, and an average price of $274K. Colonial Trails real estate is sought after due to its affordable homes in an established neighborhood, close to downtown Austin.
Amenities Near Colonial Trails, TX
Colonial Trails homeowners like to shop at Southpark Meadows and the Domain in North Austin. Residents dine at local restaurants such as Hill's Cafe or catch a flick at the Regal Cinemas Metropolitan or Regal Cinemas Westgate. 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.
Just a short walk away, Battle Bend Neighborhood Park offers basketball courts, playgrounds, barbeque pits, and picnic areas. Garrison Park provides sports fields, swimming pool, basketball courts, playgrounds, barbeque pits, picnic areas, and a walking and jogging trail. Lady Bird Lake offers kayaking, paddle-boarding, canoeing, and walking, jogging, and cycling trails. Colonial Trails homeowners can take in a round of golf at the 18-hole Roy Kizer Golf Course, three miles away, Riverside Golf Course, six miles away, or the Hancock Golf Course, eight miles away.
Children who live in the Colonial Trails neighborhood attend public schools of the Austin Independent School District including Galindo Elementary School, Bedichek Middle School, and Travis High School, which offers an early college program allowing students to complete their first two years of college before graduation. Nearby private schools include Strickland Christian School, St. Ignatius MartyrCatholic School, and San Juan Diego Catholic High School. Colonial Trails residents can also take advantage of higher-learning institutions such as the University of Texas at Austin and Austin Community College, South Austin.
Colonial Trails listings offer prospective homeowners the opportunity to own an affordable home, in an established neighborhood, close to downtown Austin.
Community Resources in Colonial Trails
Animal Control – 311, (512) 978-0500
Emergency Services – 911
Fire: Austin Fire Department Station (non-emergency) – (512) 974-0130
Police: Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 974-5000
Texas Highway Patrol: Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 997-4102
- Dell Children’s Medical Center of Texas – 4900 Mueller Boulevard, Austin, TX 78723 – (512) 324-0000 (9 miles away)
- Seton Medical Center Austin – 1201 West 38th Street, Austin, TX 78754 – (512) 324-1000 (11 miles)
- St. David’s South Austin Medical Center – 4206-4246 James Casey Street, Austin, TX 78745 – (512) 364-0547 (2 miles away)
- Cable/Satellite Service:
- DirecTV – (800) 543-1549
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Grande Communications – (512) 220-4600
- Time Warner Cable – (512) 485-5555
- Electricity: Austin Energy: City of Austin – (512) 494-9400
- Power outages – (512) 322-9100
- AT&T Internet/DirectTV – (855) 293-7676
- AT&T U-verse – (844) 723-0252
- Cox Communications – (866) 298-1514
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Natural Gas: Texas Gas Service – (800) 700-2443
- Solar: Texas Solar Power Company – (512) 459-9494
- AT&T – (888) 294-8433
- MCI Worldcom – (800) 950-5555
- Trash & Recycling: Austin Resource Recovery – 311, (512) 494-9400
- Water: Austin Water Utility – (512) 972-0101