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Emerald Forest is part of San Antonio, Texas, situated on the northeast side of the city. This community is located just a few minutes east of U.S. Highway 281 and immediately north of State Highway 1604. It is east of Redland Road, bounded by Smithson Valley Road on the east. The zip code for this Bexar County community is 78259.
This community is divided into three distinct residential areas, connected to one another by Emerald Ridge Drive, which also provides a neighborhood access point on the east. Many other roadways can be found in this rather large neighborhood, including Emerald Forest Drive, Emerald Oaks, and Apache Springs Drive.
Emerald Forest is zoned for the desirable North East Independent School District. Students residing here attend Bulverde Creek Elementary, Tejeda Middle, and Lady Bird Johnson High Schools.
Residents of this conveniently located community are just minutes from many area attractions. Many shopping, dining, and entertainment options exist within minutes of home, including the Village at Stone Oak shopping center. Located a few miles to the north, this popular outdoor retail center hosts many major retailers and well-known eateries, including a Target store. Several major medical centers also exist within a few miles to the west, including the Methodist Stone Oak Hospital and North Central Baptist Hospital.
A variety of parks and golf courses are also situated within five miles of Emerald Forest. McAllister Park is probably the most prominent outdoor attraction in the area, situated a few miles to the south. This popular city park offers a long list of traditional and unique amenities and facilities.