North Shearer Hills Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
North Shearer Hills is a rectangular area to the southwest of Shearer Hills/Ridgeview. Mostly commercial, with a belt of residential construction in the center, this neighborhood is close to restaurants and retail stores while managing to exist in a quiet environment.
Burwood Lane technically acts as the southern border of North Shearer Hills, although the entire neighborhood’s southern boundary corresponds to the canal system running through the area. Blanco Road is the western border, and San Pedro Avenue acts as the area’s eastern boundary. To the north, Oblate Drive is home to several churches and parochial schools, including the Oblate School of Theology. The entire area is located within the 78216 ZIP code.
Homes in the residential part of North Shearer Hills are modestly priced and represent a mixture of modern American architectural styles. Along the major roads bordering this area lie a handful of apartment complexes. The area is accessible by bicycle and public transportation. It is also easy for drivers to access major thoroughfares from North Shearer Hills.
Nimitz Junior High School is located in the northwestern corner of the area. It is part of North East Independent School District and has a track that visitors can use during non-school hours. The neighborhood is also close to the Olmos Basin Golf Course and San Pedro Driving Range, where golfers can practice their swing or play a full round of golf on a championship course.
Visitors can find local restaurants, bars, and retail establishments in the area surrounding the neighborhood. There are car repair shops and furniture stores as well. Furniture for a Cause sells donated and refurbished furniture to benefit San Antonio’s homeless men, women, and children.