Lanier Ranch is most known for its Fredericksburg style homes with covered porches and detached garages and barns. With well water, you won’t pay a water bill and you can bring your horse! More of a neighborhood of ranches, Lanier Ranch attracts residents who are looking for some land not too far outside of Austin. Scroll Down to Read our Lanier Ranch Neighborhood Guide.
Lanier Ranch Homes for Sale
Where is Lanier Ranch?
Lanier Ranch is located off Darden Hill Road (Co Rd 162) in Driftwood. To get to Lanier Ranch, take FM 1826 to Darden Hill Road and make a right. The entrance to Lanier Ranch can be found at Lanier Ranch Rd. Explore other Driftwood neighborhoods in our Driftwood Neighborhood Guide.
Lanier Ranch Zip Code
Lanier Ranch is located in Driftwood’s 78619 zip code.
Lanier Ranch Homes
Homes in Driftwood’s Lanier Ranch neighborhood were built in the mid-late 1990s and then again from 2000-2006. Lanier Ranch homes range in size from 1,000 – 3,000 sq ft with 3-4 bedrooms, 2-3 baths, 2-4 car garages and most sit on 2.5 acre lots with a few that have 6-8.5 acre lots. Many of the homes are one story with high ceilings, open floor plans, stained concrete floors. Many of them also look like something you’d find in Fredericksburg with separate garages, storage buildings and barns. You’ll also find a lot of covered porches and pools.
Lanier Ranch Sold Data – What Lanier Ranch Homes Actually Sold For
What sold recently in Lanier Ranch and for how much? Where can I find pictures of homes that actually sold? How many days does it take to sell a home in Lanier Ranch? How many homes are currently for sale in Lanier Ranch? What’s the median sold price in Lanier Ranch? What does the 90 day historic market trend look like in Lanier Ranch? How’s the Lanier Ranch market trending?
All of these questions (and more!) can be answered on our Lanier Ranch Sold Data Report.
Lanier Ranch Property Tax Rate
The property tax rate for Driftwood’s Lanier Ranch neighborhood is 1.8073% as of the 2021 tax year.
Lanier Ranch Schools
Children who live in Driftwood’s Lanier Ranch neighborhood are served by the highly rated Dripping Springs ISD and will likely attend the following schools:
- Walnut Springs Elementary School – 6/10
- Dripping Springs Middle School – 6/10
- Dripping Springs High School – 7/10
School ratings reflect Great Schools ratings as of February 2022. Ratings are subject to change at any time. Please verify ratings and boundaries with the school district.
Golf Near Lanier Ranch
The closest golf to Lanier Ranch can be found at the Grey Rock Golf Course in Southwest Austin off Highway 45. One of Austin’s favorite public courses, Grey Rock has pay as you play and membership options for any type of golfer.
Things to Do Near Lanier Ranch
If you like wine and olive oil, head to the Bella Vista Ranch. There you can taste wine and olive oil, as well as tour their property. Its a fun and different thing to do, especially when you have guests in town. If you’re looking for a place to take the kids to run around, try the Dripping Springs Sports and Recreation Park where you’ll find soccer fields, a play ground, basketball court and a picnic area.
Places to Eat Near Lanier Ranch
Probably the most well known local restaurant is the Salt Lick Barbecue in Driftwood. Not only is their barcecue excellent, their grounds are also beautiful as well. Definitely a place to bring out of town guests. If you’re looking for a place with live music, try the Nutty Brown Cafe. You’ll find several great local bands, and some pretty big names from time to time. Their food is also pretty good. If you’re looking for a “date night” restaurant, try the Creek Road Cafe in Dripping Springs. Just looking to pick up a sandwich or cup of coffee? Head to Rolling in Thyme and Dough in Dripping Springs.
Shopping Near Lanier Ranch
The closest grocery shopping to Lanier Ranch can be found at the new H-E-B in Dripping Springs. Its a new store and they have a huge selection. Coming from Austin? Try the H-E-B in Oak Hill or the H-E-B in Escarpment Village. The Escarpment Village store is also a brand new store with many Central Market products. If you’re looking for clothes and mall shopping, you can try the Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave or the shops in Sunset Valley. Both places have plenty of choices.
Where to Work Out – Gyms Near Lanier Ranch
For gyms, you have several options. For a local gym, try Boudreaux Power House. They have a large selection of weights and cardio equipment as well as a child care center. For a country club type of gym (without the golf) try the Polo Tennis and Fitness Club. For a women’s only gym, try Curves in Dripping Springs.
Driftwood Realtor Specializing in Lanier Ranch
Rebecca Jacks and Raymond Stoklosa are Driftwood Realtors specializing in Lanier Ranch homes. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home in Lanier Ranch, Rebecca and Raymond know the area well and have the experience and tools necessary to make your next real estate transaction stress free. For more info about who we are and how we work, check out Buying a Home in Lanier Ranch and Selling a Home in Lanier Ranch.