What is the average selling price of homes?
Average selling price in 2012: $265,508.
Which builders are located in Forest Ridge?
Brighton Homes, Ryland Homes, Tom Pitt Custom Homes and Wilshire Homes have built homes in Forest Ridge.
How long do homes stay on the market?
Resale homes in Forest Ridge average 43 days on the market (2012)
Why do residents choose to live there?
Many residents enjoy Forest Ridge not only for it’s convenience, but also it’s beautiful scenery. Homes are surrounded by towering oak trees and serene landscaping. Round Rock is also home to nearby Scott and White and Seton Medical Center Williamson hospitals, and a growing number of shopping and dining venues such as IKEA, JCPenney, and the shops and restaurants at the Round Rock Premium Outlet Mall.
What are the public schools like?
Forest Ridge is located in the highly acclaimed Round Rock Independent School District, considered to be one of the best school districts in the area. In keeping with RRISD’s dedication to the idea of the neighborhood school, Forest Ridge has its own, on-site elementary school, Blackland Prairie Elementary School; Ridgeview Middle School and Cedar Ridge High School are minutes from the neighborhood. Conveniently located is the Round Rock Higher Education Center, which combines the resources of Texas State University-San Marcos, Austin Community College, and Temple College to offer Associate’s, Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs in a wide variety of subject areas.
Are there any private schools nearby?
There are a number of schools within a 20-minute drive from Forest Ridge. These include St. Helen’s Catholic School in Georgetown (Pre-K through 7), Grace Academy of Georgetown (K-12), St. Mary’s Catholic School in Taylor (Pre-K through 8), Round Rock Christian Academy (Pre-K through 12). For more information about private schools, see our Move to Wilco section of our website.
Are there any pre-schools nearby?
There are more than 10 pre-schools within a 20-minute commute of Forest Ridge, including Primrose School of Round Rock, Children’s Courtyard Round Rock, Round Rock Montessori School, Cornerstone Connection, and Sunrise Montessori Preschool.
What kind of amenities are offered?
Homeowners enjoy a large pool, playground and park within the neighborhood.
Are there any organized community groups or community activities?
Many neighborhood activities, such as a 4th of July parade and picnic and Easter Egg Hunts, are planned throughout the year within the community to give all residents a chance to meet their neighbors.
What is the traffic like when commuting to downtown?
Forest Ridge has easy access to both IH35 and the Toll 130 Highway, making your commute to downtown less than 20 minutes. Also, because Round Rock is home to such major employers as Dell, Seton and Scott and White Hospitals, residents don’t necessarily commute into downtown Austin. You’ll find almost everything you need within minutes of your home!
How long does it take to drive to the airport?
A typical commute to the airport will take 30 minutes, with the convenient Toll 130 Highway nearby.