Home to major employers such as Dell Computers, Westinghouse, Scott & White Hospital, Texas A&M Medical Health Center, Austin Community College, to name a few, Round Rock has become a hub for economic growth as it continues to thrive. Today, it’s one of the fastest-growing and safest cities in Central Texas.
If you are thinking of moving to Round Rock, here are some of the best Round Rock neighborhoods you should consider taking a look at!
Developed by Newland Communities, Teravista is a master-planned community in Round Rock. The community is known for its 18-hole golf course with stunning rolling field views of Texas Hill County. It is one of the best-selling communities in Austin that has been recognized six times as the Best Master-Planned Community by the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin.
Living in Teravista offers plenty of perks for its residents; from gorgeous homes with wonderful views, amenities that will meet the young and old’s lifestyle, unparalleled, resort-style amenities, a fitness center, outdoor pavilion, and the Hillside amphitheater. Walk or bike around the parks the trails around the community with pathways linked to playscapes and open green spaces for recreation. Plenty of shopping, dining and entertainment options are available within the Round Rock and Georgetown area that is just a short drive away.
2. Forest Creek
Forest Creek is a premier golf course community located in east Round Rock, 30 minutes away from Downtown Austin. The community is surrounded by huge lush oak trees and magnificent landscape views. Forest Creek offers amenities like no other for its residents including the Forest Creek Golf Course which is known for being one of the best in Central Texas.
Several major grocery stores, fitness gyms, coffee shops, and other essential stores can be easily accessed around the neighborhood along with other restaurants and entertainment venues that are just within a couple of miles away. Other amenities in the area include the junior Olympic pool, kiddie and splash pool, two full-size tennis courts, and the park where residents can hold small gatherings as the area has picnic tables and BBQ grills.
3. Brushy Creek
Brushy Creek is an established neighborhood located between Round Rock and Cedar Park. This suburban neighborhood in Round Rock is just 30 minutes away from Downtown Austin. Residents have convenient access to different amenities located in Round Rock and Cedar Park.
If you are looking for some outdoor adventure, Old Settlers Park, a 645-acre park with a sports field is within the vicinity while the Brushy Creek Regional Trail is open for residents and visitors to explore and can also take their four-legged friends for a walk.
4. Highlands at Mayfield Ranch
Located in the heart of Williamson County, Highlands at Mayfield Ranch is a community developed in 2016 that is nestled in Round Rock, TX. It is one of the friendliest community built by amazing builders, and are surrounded by expansive parks, highly-acclaimed schools, and a wide range of amenities available.
Amenities near the neighborhood include the Williamson County Regional Park with over 800 acres of green space with 11 soccer fields, tennis, football, baseball fields, and a basketball court. Four miles of hiking and biking trails with a miniature train are also within the grounds. Highlands at Mayfield Ranch is surrounded by different shopping, restaurants, and entertainment opportunities including the Lakeline Mall, Dell Diamond, Round Rock Premium Outlets, and the Crystal Falls Golf Course.
5. Behrens Ranch
Behrens Ranch is a master-planned community in Round Rock with a variety of amenities and home styles for its residents. The beautiful community has a number of amenities including two pools, a clubhouse, covered pavilion, playground, tennis court, and parks. There are also greenbelts and trails to enjoy.
More recreational opportunities such as water activities, Lake Travis, and Lake Georgetown can be found within a short distance from the community. For shopping and dining options some nearby stores and restaurants are multiple HEB grocery stores, Round Rock Premium Outlets. Chuy’s, Salt Lick BBQ, and Jack Allen’s Kitchen.