Far North Central Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Far North Central is a neighborhood located in the area surrounding the corners of Highway 281 and Highway 1604, in San Antonio, Texas. Downtown San Antonio is about 12 miles south.
The area provides an eclectic mix of housing, ranging from the luxurious to the affordable. Residents range from local celebrities to the average citizen.
Three hospitals are located in Far North Central. North Central Baptist Hospital is the first hospital in Texas to receive the honor of being included in the American Heart Association’s Target: Stroke Honor Roll. This displays exemplary service in getting medical care to stroke victims in less than the 60 minute national goal. In addition to this, Methodist Stone Oak hospital offers high-tech care in a futuristic environment, and the South Texas Spinal Clinic, P.A. gives specialty care for those suffering with spinal issues.
Local recreational opportunities include The Club at Sonterra Golf Course. This Arnold Palmer Golf Managed Private Club offers members a Mediterranean style clubhouse, elegant dining and numerous amenities.
Parks in the neighborhood are being integrated into the city’s trail system, which is popular with hikers and bicyclists. The intent is to link the area to a 45 mile city-wide Greenway system. The Salado Creek Greenway is a land preservation area here, with four miles of trails that link to this system. A new soccer complex and a new dog park are also included. This entire project is designated for completion in 2012.
Twin-Oaks airport is a privately owned facility located within Far North Central. This airport provides air service for the local and surrounding communities which includes an aviation school.