North Shoal Creek Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The neighborhood of North Shoal Creek is set in the 78757 zip code, right in the center of Austin, Texas. North Shoal Creek is bounded by Mopac to the west, Research Boulevard to the north, Burnet Road to the east, and Anderson Lane to the south.
Planning for the North Shoal Creek neighborhood began in the mid-1960s, with development continuing – after a brief pause – into the late 1990s. Construction in the neighborhood was completed in 1999.
The North Shoal Creek area has also been known as Northtowne, Northtowne West, Allandale Estates, Allandale Place, Northwest Terrace, and Cottages of North Shoal Creek. Each of these six names, however, represents an individual subdivision located within the North Shoal Creek neighborhood.
The Allandale Estates subdivision of North Shoal Creek was built between 1966 and 1970. The Northtowne subdivision of North Shoal Creek was built between 1960 and 1961. The Northtowne West subdivision of North Shoal Creek was built between 1962 and 1966. The Allandale Place subdivision of North Shoal Creek was built between 1964 and 1968. The Northwest Terrace subdivision of North Shoal Creek was built between 1966 and 1971. The Cottages of North Shoal Creek were built between 1997 and 1999. The total area of North Shoal Creek is just over one square mile, with 2,325 total residences, 796 of which are single family homes.
The neighborhood of North Shoal Creek is served by the renowned Austin Independent School District. The nearby Shoal Creek trail is 4.4 miles long and is dog friendly. Bikes are also permitted on the trail. New to the area are a public library and the Alamo Drafthouse, a movie theatre/restaurant combination.