Tucked away behind any major streets and bounded by a 300 acre Slaughter Creek Greenbelt, Bauerle Ranch resembles more of a Texas Hill Country neighborhood than a Southwest Austin master planned community when you get back in the neighborhood. Residents have access to a beautiful amenity center with a large pool, playscape and basketball court. Bauerle Ranch is one of the most popular neighborhoods in 78748 because of it’s quality schools, well kept look and convenient location. Built by DR Horton from 2002-2008, Bauerle Ranch homes have modern amenities today’s buyers are looking for in a home. High ceilings, garden tubs with separate showers, walk-in closets, privacy fences, large yards and 3 sides stone or brick exteriors are just some of the features you can expect. Homes range in size from 1,800-3,400 sqft and are both one and two story. Starting in the mid $200k’s, they’re some of the most affordable newer homes in the area. Scroll Down to Read our Bauerle Ranch Neighborhood Guide.
Bauerle Ranch Homes for Sale
Bauerle Ranch Neighborhood Map
Bauerle Ranch is located in Southwest Austin just south of Slaughter Lane between Brodie and Manchaca. The red shaded area is Bauerle Ranch and the blue shaded area is another section of Bauerle Ranch, The Estates at Bauerle Ranch. Use the interactive map below to explore the area around Bauerle Ranch. Explore other Southwest Austin neighborhoods in our Southwest Austin Neighborhood Guide.
Bauerle Ranch Zip Code
Bauerle Ranch neighborhood is located in Southwest Austin’s 78748 zip code.
Bauerle Ranch Homes
Homes in Southwest Austin’s Bauerle Ranch neighborhood were built by D.R. Horton between 2002 and 2008. Homes range in size from 3-5 bedrooms, 2-4 bathrooms and 1,756 – 3,700 sq ft. Lots range in size from ⅛ – ⅓ of an acre and many homes back to greenbelt. Inside you’ll find crown mouldings, tile kitchen backsplahes, gamerooms, granite counters and updated kitchens. Outside you’ll find large yards, covered patios and greenbelt views. There’s even been known to have been some deer sightings!
Larger homes can be found in the adjacent Estates of Bauerle Ranch. For more info, check out our Estates of Bauerle Ranch Neighborhood Guide.
Average Bauerle Ranch Home
The average hme in Southwest Austin’s Bauerle Ranch has the following profile:
- 3 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- 2,236 sq ft
Bauerle Ranch Sold Data – What Bauerle Ranch Homes Actually Sold For
What sold recently in Bauerle 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 Bauerle Ranch? How many homes are currently for sale in Bauerle Ranch? What’s the median sold price in Bauerle Ranch? What does the 90 day historic market trend look like in Bauerle Ranch? How’s the Bauerle Ranch market trending?
All of these questions (and more!) can be answered on our Bauerle Ranch Sold Data Report.
Bauerle Ranch Amenity Map
Bauerle Ranch Photos
Bauerle Ranch Property Tax Rate
The property tax rate in Southwest Austin’s Bauerle Ranch neighborhood is 1.9749% as of the 2022 tax year, down from 2.1767% as of the 2021 tax year.
Bauerle Ranch Schools
Children who live in Southwest Austin’s Bauerle Ranch neighborhood are served by the Austin ISD and will likely attend the following schools:
- Kocurek Elementary - 6/10
- Bailey Middle - 6/10
- Akins High - 3/10
School ratings reflect Great Schools ratings as of November 2023. Ratings are subject to change at any time. Please verify ratings and boundaries with the school district.
Bauerle Ranch Schools Map
Below you’ll see a map of the schools near Bauerle Ranch. Kocurek Elementary is marked with a chalkboard. Bailey Middle is marked with a blue school icon. Akins High is marked with a black graduation cap.
Golf Near Bauerle Ranch
The nearest golf to Bauerle Ranch is Grey Rock Golf Course off Highway 45. Grey Rock is a pay as you play course with membership options so its perfect for the occasional to the frequent player. If you prefer a membership club, try Onion Creek Golf Club just east of IH-35 where you’ll find 27 holes of championship golf.
Walkability of Bauerle Ranch
Bauerle Ranch is a car dependent neighborhood, meaning there aren’t too many amenities you can easily walk to. But that doesn’t meant you aren’t near some of Southwest Austin’s best amenities.
Grocery Shopping Near Bauerle Ranch
The nearest grocery shopping is the H-E-B at Slaughter and Manchaca Road. If you prefer Randalls, you can find that at Brodie and Slaughter. For more serious shopping, try Costco at William Cannon and MoPac or Walmart on 290.
Things to Do Near Bauerle Ranch
If you like biking, try The Veloway for a 3 mile, car free, paved track strictly for bikes and roller blades. If you like nature, try Lady Bird Wildflower Center. Check their website for their current exhibits and events. Dinner Downtown? That’s only about 20 minutes away!
Places to Eat Near Bauerle Ranch
There are several areas where you can find a small section of restaurants. The first, and closest, is Brodie and Slaughter where you’ll find Galaxy Cafe for casual dining and Maudie’s Hacienda for TexMex. There are also several options, like Satellite Bistro, Waterloo Icehouse, Mangieri’s and a new Asian Fusion place called Blue Bamboo in Escarpment Village. With the new Parkside Village restaurant and shopping slated for the end of 2011 at Slaughter and MoPac, there will be even more dining options available.
Coffee Near Bauerle Ranch
You’ll find a Starbucks and Texenza at Brodie and Slaughter Lane. For the best coffee in the world try Summermoon on S 1st St. It may be a few minutes drive but for the best coffee in the world, you’d drive 10 minutes wouldn’t you?
Where to Work Out – Gyms Near Bauerle Ranch
Depending on what you like to do when you work out, you have some options in Bauerle Ranch. If you like to be challenged with something new, try Impact MMA on William Cannon and Brodie or 12 Rounds of Boxing Fitness on Manchaca. If you’re more of a traditionalist, try Gold’s Gym on William Cannon or Austin Fitness Center on Slaughter Lane just north of Bauerle Ranch.
Southwest Austin Realtor Specializing in Bauerle Ranch
Rebecca Jacks and Raymond Stoklosa are Southwest Austin Realtors specializing in Bauerle Ranch homes. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home in Bauerle 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 Bauerle Ranch and Selling a Home in Bauerle Ranch.