Welcome to Central Austin
Walkable communities offering convenient amenities
Located inside Austin, Texas, is Central Austin, a thriving neighborhood with an impressive culinary and retail scene. Bordering the University of Texas at Austin, this upscale community is home to a unique blend of collegiate culture and coziness. Central Austin’s strategic location is just moments away from some of Austin’s best restaurants, bars, and cafes. Its walkable, well-maintained streets are home to luxury single-family homes, amenity-laded townhouses, opulent condominiums, and high-rise apartments, making Central Austin the ideal place to call home.
What to Love
- Live music entertainment around every corner
- Lively art scene
- Walkable neighborhoods
- Home to delicious cuisine
Central Austin’s residents appreciate its prosperous and welcoming community. It offers all of the amenities of big city living while still maintaining its small-town charm. Regardless of where you are in town, you have immediate access to world-class dining, charming boutiques, and state-of-the-art entertainment venues.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
Bird Bird Biscuit’s wide selection of gourmet chicken sandwiches makes it a popular spot for locals and visitors. JewBoy Burgers’ blend of Mexican-Jewish cuisine will delight your tastebuds. For a hip dining atmosphere serving Neopolitan pies and craft beer, stop by Bufalina Due. There is nothing quite like southern comfort food. Hoover's Cooking creates all of your southern favorites in the heart of Central Austin.
Things to Do
There is no shortage of things to do in Central Austin. Texas Longhorn fans check out the University of Texas at Austin’s campus for a peek at its championship trophies or a chance to watch the Longhorns play.
History buffs visit the Texas State Capitol to see lawmakers in action and tour this beautiful building.
Check out Central Texas’ prominent neighborhoods. Tarrytown, Clarksville, and Bryker Woods offer their own amenities for locals, including various parks, restaurants, and shops.
The Austin Independent School District serves Central Austin’s neighborhoods. Highly-acclaimed schools include:
Chaparral Star Academy
ACE Academy (Private K-8) Austin Peace Academy
Liberal Arts and Sciences Academy
McCallum High School
Ann Richard’s School for Young Women Leaders