Renting an apartment in Stone Oak, a neighborhood in San Antonio, TX, will have you rubbing elbows with the city's elite. This decidedly upscale community has one of the most prestigious addresses in the city. A number of celebrities make their home within the gated and master-planned community.
Stone Oak is within San Antonio's Far North Central neighborhood. It is located off Route 281 and north of Loop 1604, also known as State Highway 1604. A developer purchased 4,300 acres and began development in the 1980s. As a master-planned community, Stone Oak's designers wanted the area to have everything residents would need or want within the community, including offices, churches, hospitals, schools, banks, shopping and restaurants. Today, the concept is thriving.
Other popular neighborhoods in San Antonio include Uptown Central, North Central, Northwest Side and the West Side.
As a master-planned community, Stone Oak offers its residents not only an ritzy suburban lifestyle, but also access to swanky retail, nightlife and dining options within their own neighborhood. From family-friendly to date-night fine dining, and local boutiques to major brand name department stores, Stone Oak offers something for everyone.
The expansive and expensive neighborhood features many fine residences, both single-family and multi-family. Careful attention has been paid to how the community is laid-out, landscaped and fits together ensuring that it is beautiful and inviting.
The Shops at La Cantera, a newer option for Stone Oak's fashionistas, is a gorgeous outdoor mall featuring upscale department stores, boutiques and a range of dining options. It is anchored by Nordstrom, Dillard's, Neiman Marcus and Macy's. Other top name shopping destinations include Tiffany & Co. and Burberry among others. For a more traditional shopping expedition, there's the nearby North Star Mall with more than 200 retailers.
The rental market in Stone Oak is considerably more expensive than most parts of the city. Your housing choices are decidedly more elegant and generally newer than in other areas. Most housing complexes are low-rise to mid-rise in these communities. One-bedroom rents start at about $700 a month and go up to about $1,000. Two-bedroom apartments range from $1,200 to $1,600 monthly. These residential communities also tend to offer a wider range of amenities, many of them quite upscale, such as a health club, day spa, tanning salon and more. If you are looking for something larger, the area boasts luxurious condos, townhomes and single-family homes, although rents can be significantly higher. Stone Oak is about 18 miles from Downtown, which is easily accessible via the 281.
Residents of Stone Oak may be part of San Antonio Council District 8, 9 or 10 depending on where in they live. Visit San Antonio city government for more information. The area is served by the Parman Library at Stone Oak, part of the San Antonio Public Library system. Students living in this area are served by either the North East Independent School District or the Comal Independent School District.
Zip codes serving the Stone Oak neighborhood of San Antonio, TX include: 78258, 78257 and 78260.