Hyde Park Neighborhood Profile
Hyde Park is a historic and charming neighborhood located in Central Austin just north of the University of Texas at Austin. Home to many University faculty, graduate students, young professionals, and families, Hyde Park features many early to mid-century and bungalow-style homes with historic bones and modern finishes. The neighborhood is located just a few short blocks to St. David’s Medical Center and Austin State Hospital. Independent grocers, shops, restaurants, and churches are sprinkled around the area.
Hyde Park’s prime central location, tree-lined streets, quaint atmosphere and character are second to none, which makes it ideal for residents to enjoy daily life all within just a few walkable blocks. Hippies and yuppies alike thrive in this quintessential pet and cyclist friendly neighborhood where no two homes are exactly alike. According to walkscore.com, it is the 9th most walkable neighborhood in Austin. Hyde Park is also convenient for taking public transportation or biking to downtown or other parts of the city.
Hyde Park residents enjoy swimming and playing tennis at Shipe Park and playing a round of golf at Texas’ oldest golf course,Hancock Golf Course.
Hyde Park has a small town feel nestled away in a big city, where everybody knows your name.See Hyde Park Homes for Sale