Located off Highway 1604 and Bulverde Road about 19 miles northeast of San Antonio, the neighborhood of Emerald Forest was developed in 1998, and the average home offers around 3,000 square feet. Emerald Forest is an exclusive guard-gated community and is home to approximately 600 residents. Purchasers of homes for sale in this 78259 neighborhood enjoy use of a controlled access pool, tennis court, clubhouse, jogging trails and other amenities maintained by the HOA. The median home price in Emerald Forest is over $222,000 and 95% of homes are owner-occupied.
The majority of the Emerald Forest residents are employed in management, sales, business, education, food service and administrative fields, and two-thirds have attained a college degree. The neighborhood is eleven miles from San Antonio International Airport, and an easy drive to downtown attractions.