Emerald Forest, San Antonio, TX
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Emerald Forest Neighborhood Guide San Antonio, TX

About

Emerald Forest, located in northeastern San Antonio, Texas, is a cozy, family-friendly neighborhood with well-kept homes and lush greenery. With easy access to Highway 281 and Loop 1604, this suburban haven is in close proximity to a variety of amenities and attractions. Emerald Forest is located in the North East Independent School District, making it a great neighborhood for families with children. Recreation is never far away with McAllister Park, a 976-acre park with walking trails, sport fields, and a dog park, just a short drive away.

What You Will Love About Emerald Forest, San Antonio, Texas

  • The sense of community is strong in Emerald Forest with various community events and neighborhood associations.
  • The neighborhood's location provides easy access to major highways, making commuting or exploring San Antonio a breeze.
  • It's part of the highly-rated North East Independent School District, ideal for families with school-aged children.
  • Being close to McAllister Park, residents can enjoy outdoor activities and the natural beauty of Texas.

What’s Nearby

Emerald Forest is located close to a popular shopping destination, North Star Mall. For a mix of family fun and outdoor dining, Stone Oak Park is conveniently nearby. This neighborhood is also only a short drive away from the San Antonio International Airport, adding to its convenient location.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Emerald Forest is suburban and family-oriented. The neighborhood is quiet and safe, with tree-lined streets and a strong sense of community. Recreational activities are easily accessible with nearby parks, and the convenience of nearby shopping and dining caters to a comfortable lifestyle.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 30 restaurants, 6 grocery stores, and 1 park within a mile of the Emerald Forest neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Rock's Discount Vitamins - San Antonio Bulverde

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    18235 Bulverde Rd

  • GROCERY
    H-E-B

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.2 miles

    17238 Bulverde Rd

  • GROCERY
    H-E-B Curbside Pickup & Grocery Delivery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.2 miles

    17238 Bulverde Rd

Emerald Forest Apartments and Rentals

25 Rental properties in Emerald Forest, San Antonio, TX.

  • MAA Bulverde property

    $1,153+

    MAA Bulverde

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    629–1360 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Crosswinds Apartment Homes property

    $891+

    Crosswinds Apartment Homes

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    756–1244 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Canyon Point Apartment Homes property

    $985+

    Canyon Point Apartment Homes

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    706–1075 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • 16511 Eagle Cross Dr property

    $2,270

    16511 Eagle Cross Dr

    4 Beds • 2 Baths

    2575 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 3119 Blanco Pass property

    $3,140

    3119 Blanco Pass

    5 Beds • 2 Baths

    3205 Sqft

    Available 8/2

  • 16635 Calico Creek Dr property

    $2,500

    16635 Calico Creek Dr

    4 Beds • 2 Baths

    2636 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
7.9%
20.6%
utilities
16.6%
16.5%
food
2.8%
5.2%
transportation
0.7%
5.9%
healthcare
7.6%
6.1%

Emerald Forest Reviews

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  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 4 of 4 renters

Emerald Forest Schools

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