20 apartments for rent near Heritage, San Marcos, TX
Apartments in Heritage, San Marcos, TX
The community of Heritage in San Marcos, Texas is a quaint and charming neighborhood located at the intersection of West Hopkins Street and Old Ranch Road 12. The neighborhood is primarily residential, offering varying architectural details, beautifully manicured lawns, and mature trees. Heritage is conveniently located near I-35, via Highway 82, and is just a short thirty-minute drive to two major Texas destinations, San Antonio and Austin.
The community is also located near the beautiful Texas State University campus. The location makes the Heritage neighborhood especially popular among students and faculty. Texas State University enrolls over 32,000 students and offers nearly 100 bachelor’s degrees as well as numerous masters’ and doctoral programs.
The Texas State University campus is home to the Bobcat Stadium, which hosts university and community sporting events. Texas State University Golf Course, a nine-hole course on campus, is not only open to students and faculty, but also to the general public. The Aquarena Center is a “can’t miss” San Marcos attraction located right on campus. Visitors here can tour the Aquarena in glass-bottom boats, stroll the beautiful grounds, visit the archaeology exhibit, and view hundreds of endangered fish and reptiles species.
Another family-friendly attraction located near Heritage is Wonder World Park. This park is unique in that its main attraction is the Balcones Fault Line Cave, the nation’s only true example of a cave formed by an earthquake. Visitors can travel deep underground and see the cave first-hand and then soar high in the sky to the Tejas Observation Tower via the “Stratavator.” Other family attractions here include the Anti-Gravity House, Mystery Mountain, and the Texas Wildlife Petting Park. The whole family is sure to enjoy this one-of-a-kind theme park located right in Heritage residents’ own backyard.