This vibrant and growing community 20 minutes from Downtown Austin is one of the most sought-after regions for home buyers from across the nation. With a population of only 69,000, Cedar Park offers residents all the convenience of the nearby city, in addition to the advantages of small town living. Consistently ranked as one of the best small cities to move to, Austin’s best kept secret is quickly becoming a national jewel, with over 400% growth in the last decade.
The area combines beautiful views of the Texas Hill Country with the hospitable feel of small, tight-knit communities. Whether you’re a long-time Texan, or a new addition to the Lone Star State, your Cedar Park neighbors are sure to make you feel right at home. Houses range from an average of $200k to $450k, and many potential homebuyers find that their budget buys a lot more home for the money than in Austin. Cedar Park’s proximity to the tech corridor makes it a popular area for professionals and tech executives. Many neighborhoods are a short commute to several of the area’s major employers, including Dell, Samsung, and Freescale. If Downtown Austin is your destination for work or play, Cedar Park’s Lakeline Station provides a light-rail option that bypasses the normal traffic.
The H-E-B Center, an 8,700-seat indoor arena is a popular sports and entertainment hub. Whether you’re looking for an action-packed hockey game with Cedar Park’s own Texas Stars, or you want to catch an occasional concert, there’s always something exciting happening at the arena. Additionally, Cedar Park is central to many major shopping centers in Round Rock and the Austin Metro area. No matter where you are, in Cedar Park you’re only 15-20 minutes from fine dining, live music, quirky boutiques, and so much more.
From the unique Breakaway Park neighborhood, developed in the 1980s around the Breakaway Airport, to the tranquil streets of Riviera Springs, there is truly something for everybody in Cedar Park. For affordable housing, a family-friendly and environmentally conscious community, and all the amenities of the city, look no further than this one-of-a-kind suburb.