About Oakmont Heights
Oakmont Heights is one of the more affordable Central Austin neighborhoods. Most of the homes were built in the 1930s, 40s and 50s when this area was considered the suburbs. Now, it’s right in the heart of the city. Just 10 minutes away from any Central Austin spot, Oakmont Heights is a good choice for someone who wants to live Downtown for the price of a suburb.
Where is Oakmont Heights?
Oakmont Heights is located just east of MoPac and Camp Mabry between 35th and 45th Streets. For doctors or medical professionals working at Seton Medical Center, Heart of Austin Hospital or Austin State Hospital, Oakmont Heights would be an ideal choice if you want to be within walking distance. Those commuting north or south enjoy easy access to MoPac from 35th St. With one major entrance and exit from the neighborhood, Bull Creek Rd, you’ll get minimal traffic on side streets, making the neighborhood a quiet retreat from the city.
Oakmont Heights Amenities
Oakmont Heights has the best of all worlds. Almost every amenity you’ll need on a regular basis are either within walking distance or just a short drive away. Central Market is located in Central Park at the corner of N Lamar at 38th St and Randalls is located at the intersection of 35th and 38th Street. Both stores are very nice and well kept. Restaurant choices include Kerbey Lane Cafe, open 24 hours, Brick Oven on 35th, a pizza restaurant with a wine list and Pasta and Co when you want to eat at home without cooking. For a night out, head to the Warehouse District or 6th Street, just a quick 10 minute drive downtown. Oakmont Heights is also in the Bryker Woods Elementary district, an Exemplary rated school, making it a popular neighborhood for young families.