Just west of the incorporated town of Balcones Heights
, the Hillcrest neighborhood is an established San Antonio classic. Hillcrest’s incredibly convenient San Antonio zip code boasts easy access to the surrounding “big city,” placing residents are only 9 miles from downtown San Antonio, 2 miles from the South Texas Medical Center
, 12 miles from SeaWorld San Antonio
, and 9 miles from Six Flags Fiesta Texas
Located near the convergence of several school districts, Hillcrest students are generally zoned to attend San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD
) including Baskin Academy
, Longfellow Middle School
, and the historic Jefferson High School
. In the private sector, St. Gregory the Great Catholic School
offers an alternative to public school.
A unique combination Tejano influence with art deco flair, the Central West portion of the city is full of character, and Hillcrest is no exception! With stunning mid-century homes and historic charm, everyone from those fresh out of college to retirees enjoys affordable prices (median listing price around $189) and a tight-knit sense of community.