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Balcones Park
Central Austin

Current Listings 5

Avg Home Price $1,377,800

Avg Size (Sq Ft) 3,112

Avg Price/Sq Ft $478

Avg Year Built 1974

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Neighborhoods > Central Austin > Balcones Park

Balcones Park is situated alongside scenic Lake Austin, just ten minutes northwest of downtown. The elegant trees that shade both the houses and the roads help create an established and historic feel. Bordering the west side of the neighborhood, sits the untouched and pristine Bright Leaf Preserve. One of Austin’s best-kept secrets, the preserve offers free, monthly tours to anyone interested in learning more about the area. Balcones Park homes are also near Camp Mabry, one of Texas’ oldest active military installments, which is home to a museum and re-enactments of Texas’ military history, as well as a mile long track where both soldiers and civilians can enjoy a walk or run.  A short drive from the neighborhood, Balcones Park homeowners can hike up the Mount Bonnell overlook, which rests on a cliff that displays both beautiful homes and breathtaking views of Lake Austin. Afterwards, residents can stop by Austin favorites like Russell's Bistro and Chez Zee - an American bistro known for its quirky/romantic atmosphere and delicious food.  With such a great location, rich history, and beautiful scenery, it's no wonder that homes for sale in Balcones Park are often priced close to $1M, with special properties fetching far more. 

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Balcones Park Location and Map

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Part of the Highland Park West Balcones area, Balcones Park Austin is located between the Bright Leaf Preserve (North), Foothill Terrace (South), Camp Mabry (East), and Mt. Bonnell Road (West). The zip code for Balcones Park is 78731. 

  • 18.4 mi/23 mins to Bergstrom International Airport
  • 4.5 mi/8 mins to downtown Austin

Balcones Park Real Estate

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Current Market: Balcones Park MLS Listings

Last Updated 09/15/19 at 6:00am
Total Listings 5 Residential Listings 5 Home Sites 0
Avg List Price $1,377,800 Highest Price $1,550,000 Lowest Price $1,150,000
Avg Size (Sq Ft) 3,112 Avg Price / Sq Ft $478 Price / Sq Ft Range $301 - $633
Avg Lot Size 0.424 Avg Taxes / Year $25,231 Avg Year Built 1974

Note: Averages and Prices do not include home sites. Data based on current listings only. For historical information contact us.

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School District: Austin Independent School District
Elementary School: Casis Elementary / Highland Park Elementary
Middle School: Lamar Middle School / O. Henry Middle School
High School: Austin High School / McCallum High School

Note: Neighborhood school assignments change regularly. For the most current information, please contact us.

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The information being provided is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.

Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from September 15th, 2019 at 6:00am CDT. Neither the Board nor ACTRIS guarantees or is in any way responsible for its accuracy. The Austin Board of REALTORS®, ACTRIS and their affiliates provide the MLS and all content therein "AS IS" and without any warranty, express or implied. Data maintained by the Board or ACTRIS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market.

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