Homes for Sale in Hays Country Acres, TX
Located in Travis County, Hays Country Acres is a small, established neighborhood in Dripping Springs, off Hays Country Acres Road and Deerfield Road. Positioned between East Highway 290 to the north, East Creek Drive to the west, Sunset Canyon Drive South to the east, and FM 1826 to the south, Hays Country Acres is in the Central time zone and uses the 78620 zip code.
Situated 23 miles from downtown Austin and the University of Texas at Austin, and 28 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, it’s only five miles to both Five Star ER and RediClinic Dripping Springs, and 13 miles to Seton Southwest Hospital. Homes for sale in Hays Country Acres are priced from the high $200Ks to the high $500Ks.
At the foot of the Texas "hill country" Hays Country Acres real estate consists of a mix of single-family, one-story and two-story houses with farmhouse-style, traditional-style, and contemporary architectural designs. Hays Country Acres listings usually have stone, brick, and stucco exteriors, various floor plans, and plenty of space to expand or add outbuildings.
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Built in the 1990s and 2000s, Hays Country Acres real estate features houses on oversized lots ranging from five to 12 acres, suitable for keeping livestock such as horses. Hays Country Acres listings usually have three to five bedrooms, two to five bathrooms, and barns or sheds.
Just five miles northwest of Dripping Springs, Hays Country Acres listings average 3,138 square feet in size, at an average $190 per square foot, and an average price of $600K. Hays Country Acres real estate is sought after due to its country-lifestyle homes in a quiet, rural neighborhood, within commuting distance to downtown Austin.
Amenities Near Hays Country Acres, TX
Hays Country Acres homeowners like to shop at Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave, dine at local restaurants such as Trudy’s and Nutty Brown Cafe, or catch a flick at the Cinemark Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave. 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 Dripping Springs Sports and Recreation Park offers sports fields, basketball and sand volleyball courts, playground, walking trails, and shaded picnic areas. Founders Memorial Park has a swimming pool, sports fields, pavilion, playgrounds, and walking trails. The 3.71 Veterans’ Memorial Park holds weekly farmer’s markets and other community events and offers an open grassy area and shaded picnic areas.
The 64-acre Charro Ranch Park has walking and picnicking, sports training, bird watching, and nature education opportunities. Pedernales Falls State Park allows hiking, bird watching, mountain biking, geocaching, horseback riding, and swimming. Hays Country Acres homeowners can take in a round of golf at the Twin Parks Country Club, less than a mile away, or at Home on the Range driving range, eight miles away.
Children who live in the Hays Country Acres neighborhood attend public schools of the Dripping Springs Independent School District including Walnut Springs Elementary School, Dripping Springs Middle School, and Dripping Springs High School, recognized for award-winning music programs, above-average SAT and ACT scores, and the first Texas high school in the Pride in Portfolio program that assisted students to transition to post-high school life. Nearby private schools include Primrose School of Dripping Springs, Dripping Springs Christian Academy, and Dragonfly International School. Hays Country Acres residents can also take advantage of higher-learning institutions such as the University of Texas at Austin, Texas State University in San Marcos, and Austin Community College, Rio Grande.
Hays Country Acres listings offer prospective homeowners the opportunity to own a country lifestyle home, in a quiet, rural neighborhood, within commuting distance to downtown Austin.
Community Resources in Hays Country Acres
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
- Five Star ER – 333 East Highway 290, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 – (512) 893-7410 (5 miles)
- RediClinic Dripping Springs – 598 East Highway 290, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 – (512) 858-0011 (5 miles)
- Seton Southwest Hospital – 7900 Farm to Market Road 1826, Austin, TX 78737 – (512) 324-9000 (13 miles)
- 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