Austin - East Community Information

Just east of I-35 and only minutes from downtown, East Austin boasts a quality of Texas life befitting single professionals, families, students and senior citizens alike. A desirable year-round climate, thriving Texas economy, affordable real estate market listings, Austin home choices and low traffic congestion make Travis County an ideal place to reside.

East Austin's city parks, preserves, boating and fishing lakes, as well as biking and running trails are all easily accessible in and around neighborhoods like Riverside and French Place. Travis County residents are entertained by museums, dining, shopping, fitness and sporting facilities, along with the famous Austin music venues. Zoos and amusement parks are open year round. Festivals, parades and other seasonal events keep a community feeling alive in the presence of urban conveniences.

The City of Austin is an inviting, exciting place to live. Known as the "Live Music Capital of the World," Austin is the Texas state capital where nearly 800,000 people call this vibrant city home. Situated on the Colorado River, this city has both natural beauty and modern amusements and conveniences. The Capital Metro Transit provides easy inner city access and the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport supplies transportation in and out of the city. Bus and train stations are also easily found. The City of Austin takes great pride in its educational facilities and students from all over the world attend the University of Texas at Austin, Concordia University Austin, Houston-Tillotson College, St. Edward's University, and Austin Community College.

Austin's thriving economy is thanks in part to these institutions as well as local attractions like the Austin Zoo, historical sites such as the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum, and annual festivals such as the Austin City Limits Music Festival each September. An impressive selection of culinary delights from all over the world is available for dining in Austin. Theaters, sporting events, outdoor recreation facilities, libraries, generous shopping opportunities and of course a hopping nightlife featuring music of all kinds can be found in this energetic city.

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