The Tonkawa Springs Neighborhood

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Tonkawa Springs is a small, well-established community of less than 150 homes, each on sizable lots of at least an acre, in western Round Rock.  It is located between the borders of Sam Bass Road to the north, Spring Creek Road to the south, Fox Hollow to the east, and Arrowhead Circle to the west.  The large lots and wooded areas create abundant privacy for residents here.

The neighborhood owes its name to a natural spring in the area. In addition to the spring, residents enjoy multiple ponds, mature trees, and greenbelts.  While it may feel like this community is located in the country, the thriving business districts of Round Rock to the east, and Cedar Park and Austin to the west are located within a few miles, giving easy access to shopping, entertainment, and employment options. The zip code for Tonkawa Springs is 78681.

Homes in Tonkawa Springs

Properties consist of custom homes built in the late 1970s- to the mid-1980s.  Homes in this neighborhood rarely come on the market.  In the two year period of 2014 and 2015, only one home was listed for sale in Tonkawa Springs, and only a handful of others came on the market in the adjacent, and very similar, Tonkawa Village neighborhood. The 4,100 square foot home on 1.5 acres in Tonkawa Springs sold for $555,000.  It had five bedrooms and four bathrooms, as well as a guest house and pool, and included a number of modern updates, including jetted tub, granite countertops, and stainless steel appliances.

Tonkawa Springs Amenities

The primary amenities in Tonkawa Springs are peaceful privacy and prominent natural features, like large trees and ponds.  Residents of Tonkawa Springs can enjoy tennis at the adjacent Tonkawa Village neighborhood’s two private courts, as well as easy access to creeks, ponds and walking trails. The neighborhood is close to a several city parks, including the 90-acre Brushy Creek Lake Park, which offers a water playground/splash pad, labyrinth, Bocce and volleyball courts, playgrounds, and a 38-acre lake with fishing piers and kayak/canoe launch areas.

Tonkawa Springs Schools

Restaurants Near Tonkawa Springs

Tonkawa Springs is zoned to the highly regarded Round Rock Independent School District, which also offers five special interest magnet programs and the International Baccalaureate Program. Roughly 47,500 students attend the schools in the district, which encompasses the city of Round Rock and also parts of Northwest Austin and Cedar Park. The middle school for the neighborhood, Walsh Middle School, is conveniently located just across Sam Bass Road, giving families a speedy commute.  The neighborhood’s elementary and high schools are only a few minutes drive east of Tonkawa Springs.

Old Town Elementary

2200 Chaparral Drive
Round Rock, TX 78681
512-428-7600

Walsh Middle School

3850 Walsh Ranch Blvd.
Round Rock, TX 78681
512-704-0800

Round Rock High School

201 Deep Wood Drive
Round Rock, TX 78681
512-464-6000

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Homes for Sale in Tonkawa Springs

Homes rarely hit the market in the Tonkawa Springs neighborhood, so if you’re interested in finding homes in this neighborhood, call the RJF Team at 512.537.4977 to learn if anything is currently available on the market.

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