Lakeway

Lakeway

The area's greenery, rolling hills, and access to multiple marinas enrich the lives of its residents, providing a peaceful retreat from the city's hustle and bustle.

Welcome to Lakeway

An upscale enclave offering serene lakefront living and lush landscapes, just west of Austin


Lakeway, a hidden gem west of downtown Austin, epitomizes upscale, private living with unparalleled proximity to Lake Travis. This prestigious community is celebrated for its 271 miles of scenic shoreline, offering an idyllic setting for water sports enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. The area's greenery, rolling hills, and access to multiple marinas enrich the lives of its residents, providing a peaceful retreat from the city's hustle and bustle.

Beyond its natural beauty, Lakeway boasts a vibrant community with top-tier amenities, including luxurious resorts, esteemed golf courses, and an array of dining and shopping options. The Oaks at Lakeway, The Gramercy, and Hill Country Galleria stand as pillars of the community, offering an exclusive selection of retail and culinary delights. The neighborhood's commitment to luxury and leisure makes it a coveted destination for those seeking an elevated lifestyle in close harmony with nature.
 

What to Love

  • Proximity to Lake Travis: Enjoy water activities like fishing, wakeboarding, and surfing on one of Texas's most beautiful lakes.
  • Upscale lifestyle: A community that values privacy, luxury, and the finer things in life.
  • Stunning natural scenery: Surrounded by greenery, rolling hills, and breathtaking lake views.
  • Exclusive amenities: From golfing at prestigious clubs to relaxing at the Lakeway Resort and Spa.

Local Lifestyle

Lakeway's lifestyle is a blend of leisurely lake living and upscale amenities, fostering a community that values both relaxation and active engagement with the outdoors. Residents enjoy a high quality of life with access to exceptional recreational activities, including boating, golfing, and spa retreats. The neighborhood's serene environment, combined with its affluent amenities, makes Lakeway a sanctuary for those who appreciate a tranquil yet enriched living experience. Here, community gatherings, outdoor adventures, and waterfront leisure are part of everyday life, creating a close-knit atmosphere that's both welcoming and exclusive.

Dining and Shopping

Lakeway's dining and shopping scene caters to a discerning clientele with a mix of local boutiques, gourmet eateries, and national retailers. The Oaks at Lakeway serves as a community hub, offering everything from upscale grocery shopping to fine dining options. The Gramercy provides residents with a chic dining experience, featuring a menu that blends innovative cuisine with classic favorites in a sophisticated setting.

Hill Country Galleria, a short drive from Lakeway, expands the shopping and dining experience with an impressive selection of stores, restaurants, and entertainment options, set against the backdrop of Texas Hill Country's natural beauty. Here, one can indulge in a leisurely day of shopping, followed by dining al fresco at one of the many eateries, each offering dishes that cater to a variety of tastes and preferences.
 

Things to Do

Lakeway is a haven for outdoor and leisure activities, highlighted by the Lakeway Resort and Spa, where guests can enjoy a luxurious getaway with stunning views of Lake Travis. The resort offers a perfect blend of relaxation and recreation, featuring a full-service spa, swimming pools, and nearby access to water sports on the lake.

For golf enthusiasts, the area is home to several prestigious courses, including those operated by The Hills Country Club. These courses offer challenging play for golfers of all skill levels amidst the breathtaking scenery of Lakeway. Meanwhile, the Hamilton Greenbelt provides miles of hiking and biking trails for those looking to explore the area's natural beauty on foot or two wheels, making it an ideal spot for family outings or a peaceful solo adventure.
 

Schools

Lakeway is served by the highly acclaimed Lake Travis Independent School District, with Lake Travis High School standing out as a beacon of excellence. Ranked in the top 6% nationally, the school boasts a robust academic program, features exceptional extracurricular activities, and has clinched the state football championship six times. This commitment to excellence reflects the community's values, making Lakeway an attractive place for families looking for a supportive and enriching environment for their children's education.

Overview for Lakeway, TX

24,960 people live in Lakeway, where the median age is 49.6 and the average individual income is $69,068.06. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,960

Total Population

49.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$69,068.06

Average individual Income

Around Lakeway, TX

There's plenty to do around Lakeway, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

34
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
19
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Kitli, The Magnolia School, and ROK Golf.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.81 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.66 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.03 miles 21 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.73 miles 21 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.21 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.72 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Lakeway, TX

Lakeway has 10,622 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Lakeway do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 24,960 people call Lakeway home. The population density is 933.06 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,960

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

49.6

Median Age

49.65 / 50.35%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
10,622

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$69,068.06

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Lakeway, TX

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Lakeway. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Lake Travis Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Serene Hills Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
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