Barton Creek

Barton Creek is considered one of the premier ‘Country Club’ communities in Austin.  The community sits on 120 square miles of the Barton Creek Watershed. This area was named after one of the original settlers, William Barton.

This scenic area is surrounded by the Barton Creek Greenbelt, including public parkland and a breathtaking wilderness area with small waterfalls, hiking trails and fishing opportunities.

Home construction in Barton Creek began in the mid 1980’s and new locations are still being developed. The average custom home is approximately 4,600 square feet.

Barton Creek Resort and Spa is located in the neighborhood and membership is required of the residents. The Country Club offers three of the finest golf courses in the city, as well as tennis courts, swimming and relaxing spa facilities.

Barton Creek Neighborhoods

The neighborhoods that feed into Eanes ISD include: Crystal Mountain at Barton Creek and portions of Barton Creek West.

The neighborhoods that feed into Austin ISD include: Barton Creek, Barton Creek North Rim, portions of Barton Creek West, Fairways on Fazio, Foothills of Barton Creek, Ridge at Barton Creek and Watersmark

The neighborhood that feeds into Lake Travis ISD is the Preserve at Barton Creek.


Barton Creek Schools

The Austin Independent Schools that some of the children living is this area attend are not located within Barton Creek proper. The elementary, middle and high schools are approximately 15 to 25 minutes away. Students that live in homes with a 78735 zip code attend Austin ISD schools. (Exception: students that live in the Preserve at Barton Creek attend the Lake Travis ISD).

  • Elementary School        Oak Hill Elementary School
  • Middle School                 O’ Henry Middle School
  • High School                     Austin High School

Students that live in homes with a 78733 zip code attend Eanes ISD:

  • Elementary School       Forest Trail elementary School
  • Middle School               West Ridge Middle School
  • High School                  Westlake High School

Many of the children in this area attend private schools. The two private schools located within Barton Creek are St. Gabriel’s Catholic School and St. Michael’s Catholic Academy. Other private schools in the area are Andrews’s Episcopal School, St. Stephen’s Episcopal School and Regents School.


There are pre-schools a short distance away located on Bee Caves Road and Southwest Parkway

*Provided by Edna Stalik, Realtor, information considered accurate but not guaranted.*


Area: 8W     Zip Code: 78733     School District: Eanes ISD
Area: W       Zip Code: 78735     School District: Austin ISD