Family-oriented, affordable, and spacious, it’s no surprise that beautiful master-planned communities on the outer west edge of San Antonio have been spreading like wildflowers. One such neighborhood is Great Northwes
t, located just inside Loop 1604 and north of TX 151. As one of the largest communities of its kind in the city, Great Northwest offers plenty of space to settle down. Nearby employers and attractions include Northwest Vista College
, Lackland AFB
, Government Canyon State Natural Area
, SeaWorld San Antonio
, and plenty of shopping.
Besides easy access to both Hill Country and city perks, Great Northwest’s amenities include two Junior Olympic-sized pools, nearly 10 soccer fields, multiple equipped playgrounds, a splash pad, two clubhouses, lighted basketball and tennis courts, picnic areas with pavilions, and two sand volleyball courts.
Perhaps one of the most sought-after features of the Great Northwest community is its location in the highly acclaimed Northside Independent School District (NISD
). NISD has been rated as academically Recognized and continues to be one of the best school districts in the state of Texas. Specifically, students in the Great Northwest community are zoned to Timberwilde Elementary School
, Connally Middle School
, and Warren High School
As one of the largest residential communities of homes for sale in San Antonio (boasting approximately 5,000 homes), The Great Northwest is spread out among multiple subdivisions, including The Commons, Stagecoach Crossing, Emerald Valley, Timberwilde, Ridge Creek, Village Northwest, and Silver Creek. Due to the varied home styles and types within these smaller communities, prices can range anywhere from $122k to $214k, with a median listing price of about $167k.