Homes for Sale in Johnston Terrace, TX
Johnston Terrace is a charming East Austin community. Developed in the late 1960s and the early 1970s, homes here feature traditional style architecture. Throughout the years, many of these homes have been renovated to offer more up-to-date features, while other homes could be the perfect DIY project. Johnston Terrace boasts a quiet, secluded atmosphere that is still convenient to downtown Austin. With this prime location and affordable prices, Johnston Terrace is worth looking into.
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Discover Johnston Terrace, TX
The homes for sale at Johnston Terrace are located along Gardner Road, on the west side of Highway 183. These homes fall under Travis County's 78721 zip code and are less than 5 miles away from downtown Austin. Interested home buyers can note that Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is less than 7 miles away. Employees of the Texas Capitol enjoy a 5-mile commute to work.
Johnston Terrace homes for sale rest on nice-sized homesites that are heavily spotted with trees and native landscaping. Interiors offer between 1,100 and 1,500 in square footage, with 3 bedrooms. Many of these homes have been updated to provide features like floor to ceiling windows, concrete flooring, and galley kitchens. Backyards are fenced-in, some spotted with small plants. Contact your HomeCity Realtor to schedule a tour.
Johnston Terrace real estate is zoned to the Austin Independent School District. School assignments include Ortega Elementary and Martin Middle, which are both within 5 miles of the community and Eastside Memorial High School, which is within walking distance. Austin Peace Academy, Cathedral School of Saint Mary, and St. Austin Catholic School are some of the nearby private school options. This community is an ideal choice for college students, with The University of Texas less than 4 miles away and St. Edwards University less than 10 miles away.
Amenities Near Johnston Terrace, TX
There is a boatload of entertainment options surrounding Johnston Terrace listings. Catering to residents who love the beautiful outdoors, Johnston Terrace is only 17 miles away from Givens District Park, which offers activities for the whole family. This expansive park includes a recreation center that hosts a variety of classes and special events. Outdoors, residents can enjoy picnic areas, barbecue pits, sports courts and swimming pools. Roy G. Guerrero Park is another nearby option and offers a disc golf course and a trail leading to the Colorado River.
When it is that time of the week for residents to pick up fresh produce and other items on their grocery list, they can check out Boggy Creek Farm or grocery stores like HEB.
With downtown Austin being a short drive away, history fanatics can browse through many different museums, including Bullock Texas State Museum. Art appreciators drift over to The Contemporary Austin museum. While residents are exploring this entertainment hub, they are encouraged to check out the excellent fine dining options, like Roaring Fork and upscale bars like HandleBar. When the city lights come on, and residents are in search of live entertainment, Moody Theater is an excellent choice!
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Community Resources in Johnston Terrace
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 Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas – 1500 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78701 – (512) 324-7000
- FastMed Urgent Care – 3607 Manor Road, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78723 – (512) 928-4600
- Rosewood Zaragosa Health Center – 2802 Webberville Road, Austin, TX 78753 – (512) 978-9400
- Cable Service:
- Direct TV – (800) 543-1549
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Grande Communications – (512) 220-4600
- 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