If you’re an Austin real estate buyer who is looking for a newer community that offers convenient access to downtown then Meridian is definitely a community you should consider.
It’s a medium-sized neighborhood just south of the popular Circle C Ranch community and offers luxurious Hill Country living without neighborhood sprawl. Meridian offers residents a tree-filled community accented with hike and bike trails and access to plentiful amenities entertainment and healthcare.
Where to Find Meridian Austin TX
The Meridian neighborhood is located in Southwest Austin between RM 1826 and Toll Road 45. Meridian also offers close convenient access to Highway 290 and TX-1 / MoPac Expressway. It is within the Travis County 78739 zip code and is less than 5 miles from Seton Southwest Hospital. Nature enthusiasts will love that Meridian is just 17 miles from McKinney Falls State Park. For those looking for an exciting nightlife Meridian is an easy 15 miles from Downtown Austin. Frequent fliers will find the 15 mile drive to the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport a convenient commute.
Homes for Sale in Meridian Austin TX
Development first started in Meridian in 2006 and many homes are designed with brick stone and stucco exteriors. Builders in the master-planned community include David Weekley Meritage Wilshire Homes Brohn Standard Pacific Scott Felder and Newmark Homes. Meridian homes for sale average over 3800 square feet in size and are mostly 2-story single family homes.
Many Meridian homes for sale have open floor plans with a gourmet kitchen custom cabinets media room and large native oak trees. Although the home designs are largely influenced by European design there is a variety of design styles in the community to suit almost any taste. An additional benefit of living in the community is the location next to the Grey Rock Golf Course and Tennis Center. Some homes offer greenbelt lots that back to the golf course.
Amenities within and surrounding Meridian
Meridian residents enjoy a variety of amenities including a community pool neighborhood playground and pavilion. In the center of the community there is Bear Lake which covers 10 acres of the neighborhood. Outside the neighborhood there are a wider variety of amenities and lifestyle options.
Residents can take a short walk or golf cart ride to the Grey Rock Golf Club and Tennis Center just outside the community. Meridian is also within a short distance of the 450-acre Circle C Metropolitan Park. Escarpment Village is short drive from Meridian and offers shopping and dining options including an HEB grocery restaurants a bank and Alamo Drafthouse Cinema.
Schools Servicing the Meridian Neighborhood
Meridian resides within the Austin ISD. Students within the community attend Baldwin Elementary (PK-5) Gorzycki Middle School (6-8) and Bowie High School (9-12). Baldwin Elementary built in 2010 is within walking distance of Meridian. Gorzycki Middle School is known for distinction in science and postsecondary readiness. Private schools include Bannockburn Christian Academy (PK-5) and AESA Prep Academy (2-12).