Do you know which neighborhood was voted the best of the best amenities in the Austin area? In this episode of The Perfect Balance, we’re going to visit Santa Rita Ranch, an awesome neighborhood located in the Austin suburbs of Liberty Hill and Georgetown. We’ll explore everything from parks and pools to housing and schools so you can decide if this area is right for you.

Exploring Santa Rita Ranch

Santa Rita Ranch is a neighborhood known for two pools, two slides, the Ranch House amenity center, miles of nature trails, the green plank Park, and two school districts. If you’re wondering what living in Williamson County feels like, this tour will help you out. One of the main reasons why Santa Rita Ranch is so much fun is because of the unbelievable amenities it offers.

First, living in this neighborhood will give you access to the waterslide and pool areas. These  218-foot dual slides are named the Big and Lil’ Dip, and they empty into the resort-style leisure pool. There’s also a lap pool and a kids’ splash pad for every age. It gets hot here in the summertime, so having a place to cool off is great.

Santa Rita Ranch also has The Ranch House, an amenity center featuring relaxing patio and lounge areas. It’s a great place to enjoy some fun and take advantage of picnic, play, and gym areas. You can also lace up your sneakers and explore the neighborhood, where you’ll find hiking trails, parks, and nature walks around the San Gabriel River. There’s also the Green Play Park that offers something for everyone, from climbing walls and play towers to shaded canopies and basketball courts.

Schools And Home Prices

Schools play a large part in why and where families move, and this neighborhood doesn’t disappoint. Santa Rita Ranch places education at the top of their list, and residents may choose between two school districts: Georgetown ISD and Liberty Hill ISD. Williamson County is known for a low student-teacher ratio, excellent extracurriculars, and exemplary test scores.

Now that you’ve got an idea of what it’s like to live in Santa Rita Ranch, let’s talk numbers. You might want to know what you get for your money here. The average cost for a single-family home in this area is roughly in the mid $300,000s. You can expect to find floorplans starting in the 1400s.

Is Santa Rita Ranch Right For You?

I hope this explains why Santa Rita Ranch is voted Best of the Best amenities in the Austin area. If you have any additional questions about the local area or you want more information about the real estate market, please reach out and I’d be happy to connect with you.

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