Woodland Estates is one of Driftwood’s highly sought after neighborhoods. With live oak tree covered lots, covered porches, luxurious master bedroom suites, minimum 2 acre lots, low tax rate (around 2%) and top rated Dripping Springs Schools, there’s not a lot to criticize. Its a small neighborhood, made up of only a few streets and therefore has a few number of sales per year. But, when homes do come up for sale in Woodland Estates, they usually don’t last long. Scroll Down to Read our Woodland Estates Neighborhood Guide.
Woodland Estates Homes for Sale
Where is Woodland Estates?
Woodland Estates is located off FM 1826 at Woodland Drive. The easiest access is from Woodland Drive, which can be accessed off FM 1826. The neighborhood is horse shoe shaped with one cul-de-sac, Post Oak Lane. Off 1826, commuting to Austin takes about 35 minutes. Explore other Driftwood neighborhoods in our Driftwood Neighborhood Guide.
Woodland Estates Zip Code
Woodland Estates is located in Driftwood’s 78619 zip code.
Woodland Estates Homes
Homes in Driftwood’s Woodland Estates neighborhood were built in the late 1990s to about 2007 and range in size from 2,500 – 4,500 sq ft. Sitting on large, 2 – 3 ½ acre lots, you’ll have plenty of room to bring your horses (horses are ok on some lots), build a guest cottage or just enjoy some separation from your neighbor. Inside Woodland Estates homes you’ll find gourmet kitchens with large islands, granite counter tops, high ceilings, game rooms and luxurious master bedroom suites. Outside, many have covered porches, separate guest cottages, pools and spacious outdoor living spaces.
Woodland Estates Sold Data – What Woodland Estates Homes Actually Sold For
What sold recently in Woodland Estates 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 Woodland Estates? How many homes are currently for sale in Woodland Estates? What’s the median sold price in Woodland Estates? What does the 90 day historic market trend look like in Woodland Estates? How’s the Woodland Estates market trending?
All of these questions (and more!) can be answered on our Woodland Estates Sold Data Report.
Woodland Estates Property Tax Rate
The property tax rate in Driftwood’s Woodland Estates neighborhood is 1.7056% as of the 2022 tax year, down from 1.8073% as of the 2021 tax year.
Woodland Estates Schools
Children who live in Driftwood’s Woodland Estates neighborhood are served by the Exemplary Dripping Springs ISD and will likely attend the following schools:
- Sycamore Springs Elementary - 8/10
- Sycamore Springs Middle - 9/10
- Dripping Springs High - 7/10
School ratings reflect Great Schools ratings as of September 2023. Ratings are subject to change at any time. Please verify ratings and boundaries with the school district.
Golf Near Woodland Estates
The closest golf can be found in Southwest Austin off Highway 45 at the Grey Rock Golf Course. Grey Rock is a public course with pay as you play and membership options for more frequent players. Grey Rock is a popular course among locals.
Woodland Estates Neighborhood Tour
Things to Do Near Woodland Estates
For something genuinely Austin, head over to the Nutty Brown Cafe and listen to some live music. Not only do they have great local bands, they also have some big names from time to time so check out their schedule. Another fun activity is to head to Wimberley for their Local Market Days – the oldest and second largest market in Texas. Its held the first Saturday of every month from March – December. To taste Texas wine and olive oil, try the Bella Vista Ranch in Wimberley.
Places to Eat Near Woodland Estates
You’d think being in the “Country” you’d have a shortage of places to eat. But, not the case when you live in Woodland Estates. Only 20 miles from Downtown Austin, you can easily head into town when you want to enjoy dinner at one of your favorite restaurants. If you’re looking to stay closer to home and are craving Italian, try Trattoria Lissina. It has a great ambiance and great food. For barbecue, there is no better choice than the world famous Salt Lick Barbecue. Not only is the food great, but the grounds are beautiful. When you have guests in town, take them to the Duchman Family Winery.
Shopping Near Woodland Estates
Shopping near Woodland Estates can be done in either Dripping Springs or in Southwest Austin depending on where your day usually takes you. To pick up a few things, try Bubba’s Country Store at Highway 45 and 1826. If you’re looking to do a larger grocery shopping run, head to the H-E-B in Dripping Springs or in Escarpment Village in Circle C. Both are new stores with lots of selections. If you’re looking for Costco, you’ll find one of those in Southwest Austin off William Cannon and MoPac.
Driftwood Realtor Specializing in Woodland Estates
Rebecca Jacks and Raymond Stoklosa are Driftwood Realtors specializing in Woodland Estates homes. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home in Woodland Estates, 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 Woodland Estates and Selling a Home in Woodland Estates.