Zilker Neighborhood Guide

Zilker Neighborhood Guide

One of Austin’s oldest neighborhoods - and one of its most beloved.

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Located in South Austin, the neighborhood of Zilker attracts folks who crave some nature alongside their cityscape. You can observe the Downtown skyline from most viewpoints in Zilker, but you’ll only glimpse it through the greenery. Whether picnicking in Zilker Park, kayaking on Lady Bird Lake, jumping into the cool waters of Barton Springs, or hiking through the Greenbelt trail, outdoor enthusiasts here enjoy a variety of activities that citydwellers typically must venture outside the city to find.

It’s not only Zilker residents who love it here, however — Zilker is by far one of the most popular spots in the entire city for locals in-the-know to meet up. In addition to the neighborhood’s natural treasures, its classic dive bars and high-end restaurants also offer plenty of indoor fun for Austinites from all over the city. While gentrification led to rapid growth in recent years, it still preserves enough of the “Keep Austin Weird” spirit to feel authentic, despite the population influx.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Within the Zilker neighborhood lies Zilker park, a 351-acre park that includes a spring-fed natural swimming pool, standup paddleboarding, a sculpture park, and even a dinosaur area for the kids.
The average rent in Zilker, Austin is $2,180 based on the last 3 months of data.
The average apartment size in Zilker, Austin is 846ft² based on the last 3 months of data.
The lowest monthly rent in Zilker over the past 3 months is $1,099 for a 1 bedroom apartment, and the most expensive unit is $4,789 for a 2 bedroom apartment.
There are 154 units available for rent in Zilker, Austin as of 17 hours ago.

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