Highpointe is one of the newest Hill Country neighborhoods that is receiving a lot of growth as Austin’s population moves further Southwest of Downtown. Highpointe is a gated community with 780 acres and will have more than 1,000 homes upon completion. The community has three separate neighborhoods: Canyon Crossing (least expensive), Platinum Heights and Emerald Heights (most expensive). Highpointe has a world class community center which includes 4 swimming pools, tennis courts, open space and hike and bike trails. Scroll Down to Read our Highpointe Neighborhood Guide.
Highpointe Homes for Sale
Highpointe Neighborhood Map
Highpointe is located in the Southwest Austin in the Texas Hill Country. The entrance to the neighborhood is located off of Sawyer Ranch Road at Cool Spring Way. The community is located only 20 miles from Downtown Austin and less than 9 miles from Downtown Dripping Springs. Explore other Southwest Austin neighborhoods in our Southwest Austin Neighborhood Guide. Scroll down to continue reading our Highpointe neighborhood guide.
Highpointe Zip Code
Highpointe neighborhood is located in Southwest Austin’s 78737 zip code.
Homes in Southwest Austin’s Highpointe neighborhood vary in size, amenities and price based on which pocket neighborhood the home is in. Most of the homes in HighPointe have high end finishes, gourmet kitchens, open living areas, walk-in-closets and state of the art media rooms. Homes can range from 3- 6 bedrooms, 2-6 bathrooms and 2,300- 8,500 square feet..
Highpointe has 3 neighborhoods inside the gated community:
- Canyon Crossing (least expensive)
- Platinum Heights
- Emerald Heights (most expensive)
Pulte Homes and Wilshire Homes are the main builders in the community. Standard Pacific, Buffington and Scott Felder Homes also build in Highpointe as well.
Highpointe Sold Data – What Highpointe Homes Actually Sold For
What sold recently in Highpointe 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 Highpointe? How many homes are currently for sale in Highpointe? What’s the median sold price in Highpointe? What does the 90 day historic market trend look like in Highpointe? How’s the Highpointe market trending?
All of these questions (and more!) can be answered on our Highpointe Sold Data Report.
Average Highpointe Home
The average home in Southwest Austin’s Highpointe has the following profile:
- 4 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- 3,613 square feet
Highpointe Property Tax Rate
The property tax rate in Southwest Austin’s Highpointe neighborhood is 2.1436% as of the 2022 tax year, down from 2.3448% as of the 2021 tax year.
Children who live in Southwest Austin’s Highpointe neighborhood are served by the Recognized 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 Highpointe
The golfers of Highpointe usually venture over to Grey Rock Golf Club for a round of golf. Grey Rock is located off of Hwy 45 and less than 10 miles from the Highpointe community. Grey Rock is one of the most popular courses in Austin and also one of the more challenging courses in the area. The course is not only a challenge but also visually stunning with its rolling hills, water features and hundreds of live oak trees. Scroll down to continue reading our Highpointe neighborhood guide.
Walkability of Highpointe
Highpointe is a car dependant community. Although most necessities are within a 10 to 25 minute drive from the community.
Grocery Shopping Near Highpointe
Even though there are no groceries stores right down the street from Highpointe, there are several places to go shopping within a short drive. The H-E-B in Dripping Springs is less than 9 miles away. You also have Walmart, Costco and Randalls within a 15 mile drive.
Highpointe Neighborhood Tour
Things to Do Near Highpointe
Living in Highpointe, a lot of residents take advantage of the world class amenity center located within the community. The Highpointe community center has 4 pools, lighted tennis courts, a two story gym, hike and bike trails and barbecue areas. If you’re a music fan, the Nutty Brown Cafe and Amphitheater is the perfect place to listen to local talent or a world renowned artist. Looking to do a little shopping? The Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave is less than a 30 minute drive. If you need a little recreation, there is biking and skating at the Veloway or swimming at the Hamilton Pool Reserve.
Places to Eat Near Highpointe
There are plenty of great places to eat near Highpointe. You have the world famous barbecue at the original Salt Lick in Dripping Springs. Salt Lick is the perfect place to sit back and enjoy great barbecue and drinks with friends while listening to live music. If you need a lunch spot, Rolling in Thyme and Dough in Dripping Springs make a great sandwiches, soups and salads. They also have great bread and pastries. Flores Mexican Restaurantis the local restaurant for authentic Mexican Food. In the near future, a Trudy’s Tex Mex will be built just down the road from Highpointe on Hwy 290.
Where to Work Out – Gyms Near Highpointe
Although Highpointe has a tremendous 2 story gym inside the community amenity center, there are several full service gyms close to the community. Curves is a short drive from the community and a gym that is geared towards women. If you’re looking for a gym with a little bit of everything, Boudreaus’s Powerhouse Gym is a local favorite. Need a place to take the family? The YMCA of Austin is located in nearby Dripping Springs has a full service gym, classes and organized sports. Thanks for reading our Highpointe neighborhood guide.
Southwest Austin Realtor Specializing in Highpointe
Rebecca Jacks and Raymond Stoklosa are Southwest Austin Realtors specializing in Highpointe homes. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home in Highpointe, 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 Highpointe and Selling a Home in Highpointe.