Cedar Park Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Texas
Located in North Austin's "Hill Country" Cedar Park is a family oriented community with a rural feeling that's close enough to Austin to provide easy access to all the amenities the big city has to offer. Located on Highway 183 less than 20 miles from downtown Austin in an area near Lake Travis that features spectacular natural beauty, Cedar Park has grown from 5,000 residents to more than 75,000 in just 20 years. The community offers excellent schools, nearly unlimited recreational opportunities and an excellent quality of life. The area is also an emerging technology center with strong job growth.
The city's Park and Recreation Department provides numerous programs. Youth sports are scheduled year-round and include basketball, Pop Warner football, soccer, as well as baseball and softball for all ages. Cedar Park has two of the area's best swimming pool and park complexes as well as numerous neighborhood parks spread throughout the city.
Numerous events are held during the year bringing residents together for family-friendly fun. In the spring, the annual Spring Egg-Stravaganza kicks off the year with family fun for all ages. The summer season kicks off with the 4th of July Parade and Fireworks display held at Elizabeth Milburn Community Park with live music and a variety of contests and games. The holiday season features the annual Holiday Tree Lighting with dozens of decorated trees lining Quest Parkway and a Santa's Workshop with plenty of arts and crafts.
Cedar Park City Guide