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Oaks is a conveniently located, primarily residential neighborhood in San Antonio, within Bexar County. Interstate 410 passes by Oaks on the north, providing residents with easy access to the rest of the city. U.S. Highway 281 runs roughly north/south within a mile west of the neighborhood. Other significant area roads are Broadway Street, Rockhill Drive, North Vandiver Road, and Nacogdoches Road. Neighboring communities include Oak Park/Northwood, Oakwell Farms, and Dijon Heights. Oaks is in the 78209 ZIP code.
A major feature of the Oaks neighborhood is how close it is to the San Antonio International Airport, which is situated less than a mile to the northwest, on the other side of I-410. Northeast Baptist Hospital, situated to the northeast along Village Drive, provides Oaks residents with easy access to quality health care.
There are plenty of commercial options within a short distance of the community, including the Oak Park Village shopping center on Nacogdoches Road. This small shopping center features an H-E-B grocery and pharmacy, a men’s clothing store, an art store, and several dining options. Farther south is Terrel Plaza, which hosts a Big Lots, an athletic club, and several more eateries. The North Star Mall, adjacent to the airport on the west, is the largest retail center in the area. This large indoor mall features more than 200 specialty stores, several dining options, and the world’s largest pair of cowboy boots.
Other significant attractions within 10 miles of the Oaks neighborhood include the Sunset Memorial Park, McNay Art Museum, Fort Sam Houston, Olmos Basin Golf Course, Brackenridge Park, San Antonio Country Club, and San Antonio Botanical Gardens.
Three higher education institutions are within 10 miles to the south of Oaks. These include Trinity University, San Antonio College, and the University of the Incarnate Word.