La Cima in San Marcos
College Town Charm and Big-City Conveniences
Published on: April 22, 2024
pool and recreational building at La Cima in San Marcos

If you’re looking for a place to call home that offers a unique blend of home designs by award-winning builders, an array of outdoor-centric amenities and hundreds of acres of parkland and recreation space, all in a vibrant college town combining small time charm with big-city conveniences, then it’s time to get to know La Cima in San Marcos. The community’s gorgeous model homes are open daily.

The La Cima master-planned community is located at the doorstep
of the Texas Hill Country, just five minutes west of San Marcos, on the bustling I -35 corridor between Austin and San Antonio. The area was hailed as the “next great metropolis” by Forbes magazine, and has proven to be one of the most sought after residential destinations in all of Central Texas.

Spanning over 3,200 acres, La Cima offers distinct new 50- and 60-foot home designs with Hill Country views by a distinguished line-up of builders including Ashton Woods Homes, Coventry Homes, David Weekley Homes, Highland Homes, Newmark Homes, Perry Homes and Pulte Homes. Models are open daily.

Complementing the community’s stylish homes are amenities designed with all ages in mind. A newly opened Recreation Center features an activity room, meeting room and both family and adult swimming pools. There will also be playscapes, 10-plus miles of hike and bike trails, community recreation fields and a Central Park covering over 45 acres. All told, La Cima outdoor assets will span more than 1,700 acres of open space and parkland for residents to enjoy.


View of a fireplace at La Cima in San Marcos

When it comes to location, there are few cities with more fun per square foot than San Marcos. The spirit of San Marcos is endless, thanks to its diverse businesses, outdoor recreation, entertainment, restaurants, shopping and academic offerings. From Texas State University, which supports local careers and exudes a youthful vibe, to the many preserved nature areas, to the city’s impressive music, arts and cultural scene, there’s something for everyone here.

La Cima’s students are served by the highly regarded San Marcos Consolidated ISD. There are also two exceptional private schools close by in the San Marcos Academy and the Hill Country Christian School.

Workout room with equipment at La Cima in San Marcos

Just 30 minutes from both Austin and San Antonio, La Cima is a relaxing, fun-filled place to call home, and a place where you and your family will make lasting memories. To learn more about La Cima in San Marcos, visit or follow the community on Facebook at @LaCimaSMTX.