Elm Creek Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Elm Creek is a neighborhood in northern San Antonio, within Bexar County. It is northeast of Interstate 10/U.S. Highway 87. Among the other significant roadways that traverse the area are Huebner Road, Lockhill Selma Road, Wurzbach Parkway, and Vance Jackson Road. Area communities include Park Forest, Mission Trance, River Oaks/River Gardens, and Wellsprings. The zip code for Elm Creek is 78230.
Several small parks can be found in the Elm Creek area, including Gorrell Park and Orsinger Park. A larger park – Phil Hardberger Park – is within easy walking distance of the community. Formerly a dairy farm, this 311-acre park is the newest addition to the city’s parks system. The park offers conservancy and educational options, such as an Urban Ecology Center, as well as recreational opportunities. Among the amenities are a playscape for children aged two to 12 and new biking and hiking trails. Dog owners and their four-legged friends will appreciate the 1.8-acre enclosed, off-leash dog park.
Elm Creek is also conveniently close to Fiesta Trails, a popular shopping center, located within two miles to the west. Among the major name stores here are Stein Mart, Target, H-E-B, Office Max, and Petco. If this selection doesn’t suit your retail needs, the nearby interstate provides easy access to downtown San Antonio, where the shopping, dining, and entertainment options abound.
Other major attractions within five miles of the Elm Creek neighborhood are the San Antonio International Airport, the Southwest Texas Medical Center, and the University of Texas at San Antonio campus.