Homes for Sale in Pecan Orchard, TX
Located in Travis County, Pecan Orchard is a quiet, established neighborhood in the Zilker community of South Austin, along Peach Tree Street. Positioned between Wright Street to the north, Norris Drive to the west, Bluebonnet Lane to the east, and Ford Street to the south, Pecan Orchard is in the Central time zone and uses the 78704 zip code.
Situated three miles from downtown Austin, four miles from the University of Texas at Austin, and 11 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, it’s only six miles to Seton Medical Center Austin and seven miles to Dell Children’s Medical Center of Texas. Homes for sale in Pecan Orchard are priced from $785K to $1.1M.
Taking the inspiration for its name from the tall pecan trees that line the neighborhood’s streets, Pecan Orchard real estate consists of 29 single-family, one-story and two-story houses with a mix of cottage-style, ranch-style, and contemporary-style architectural designs. Pecan Orchard listings usually have stone, brick, and stucco exteriors, open floor plans, and luxury details like luxurious master bath suites, quartz countertops, and floor-to-ceiling windows.
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Built from the 1950s to the 2010s, Pecan Orchard real estate is shaded by tall pecan trees and ornamental shrubs, which provide excellent privacy screens. Pecan Orchard listings usually have three to four bedrooms, two to four bathrooms, and some have separate studios.
Just three miles southwest of downtown Austin, Pecan Orchard listings ranges in size from 1,690 square feet to 2,306 square feet, averaging 1,998 square feet, at an average $470 per square foot. Pecan Orchard real estate is sought after due to its eclectic homes in a charming neighborhood, close to downtown Austin.
Amenities Near Pecan Orchard, TX
Pecan Orchard homeowners like to shop at the Brodie Oaks Shopping Center, dine at local restaurants such as Uchi's and Chuy's, watch performances at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, or catch a flick at the Violet Crown Cinema and Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. Downtown Austin offers many other retail stores, casual and fine dining, nightly live music, cultural events, and frequent festivals.
Just a mile away, the 351-acre Zilker Park offers a swimming pool, kayaking, paddle-boarding, canoeing, and walking, jogging, and cycling trails as well as year-round events like the Austin City Limits Music Festival and Zilker Park Kite Festival. The three-acre Barton Springs Pool, fed by underground springs that keep its temperature around 70 degrees, allows swimming year-round. Nearby, Lady Bird Lake offers kayaking, paddle-boarding, canoeing, and walking, jogging, and cycling trails. Pecan Orchard homeowners can take in a round of golf at the Morris Williams Golf Course, seven miles away, the Hancock Golf Course, eight miles away, or the Riverside Golf Course, nine miles away.
Children who live in the Pecan Orchard condos attend public schools of the Austin Independent School District including Zilker Elementary School, within walking distance of Pecan Orchard homes for sale, O. Henry Middle School, and Stephen F. Austin High School. Nearby private schools include Athena Montessori Academy, San Juan Diego Catholic High School, Rawson Saunders School, Kirby Hall School, The Girls School of Austin, Cathedral School of St. Mary’s, Khabele School, St. Ignatius Martyr School, Griffin School, San Juan Diego Catholic High School, and Richard Milburn Academy. Pecan Orchard residents can also take advantage of higher-learning institutions such as the University of Texas at Austin, and Austin Community College, Rio Grande.
Pecan Orchard listings offer prospective homeowners the opportunity to own an eclectic home, in a charming neighborhood, close to downtown Austin.
Community Resources in Pecan Orchard
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 (7 miles)
- Seton Medical Center Austin – 1201 West 38th Street, Austin, TX 78754 – (512) 324-1000 (6 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