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Homes for Sale in Jester, Austin, TX

Jester Estates is a family community perched atop a ridge in Austin’s Texas Hill Country.

Jester Estates is a diverse and welcoming enclave comprising 19 unique subdivisions, including Jester Point and Canyon Ridge. The residential streets and cul-de-sacs gracefully flow off the main boulevard. There are well-maintained sidewalks and bike paths, making strolls and jogs enjoyable. The homesites are mostly flat and feature large, private residences boasting panoramic vistas of the rolling hills, dramatic canyons, Lake Austin, and even a distant view of downtown. The community is one mile west of the intersection of Capitol of Texas Highway and RM 2222. These thoroughfares provide convenient access to many high-tech firms, the University of Texas, the bustling Arboretum and Domain shopping areas, and the vibrant downtown.

SERENE SETTING: Jester Estates offers a tranquil way of life with its location within the Northern Edwards Aquifer recharge zone. It is close to the Bull and West Bull Creek watersheds and encircled by the sprawling Balcones Canyonlands Preserve, over 33,000 acres. This protected area serves as a haven for native Texas wildlife and plants, significantly contributing to enhanced air and water quality and the overall standard of living for Austin residents. You don’t have to venture far to find serenity with the gift of nature right at your doorstep.

COMMUNITY RESOURCES: The active Homeowner’s Association plays a vital role in maintaining the neighborhood’s beauty and integrity while fostering togetherness through fun social events like the Easter Egg Hunt, 4th of July Parade, garage sales, and holiday food drives. The locale also opens up a paid membership in The Jester Club that grants access to a clubhouse, swimming pool, party pavilion, playground, picnic areas with barbecue pits, a basketball court, and tennis courts. These promote social bonds and provide recreational facilities to the locals.

EXEMPLARY EDUCATION: Jester neighborhood, Austin, has excellent learning centers. Hill Elementary, honored as one of AISD’s best elementary schools, has been named a Blue Ribbon School by the US Department of Education and has an Exemplary score from the Texas Education Agency. Murchison Middle School offers the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program, seamlessly transitioning into the International Baccalaureate course at Anderson High School. With quality teaching close at hand, Jester Estates ensures your children receive the best opportunities available.

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Homes in Jester, Austin, TX

5 Real Estate Facts About Homes for Sale in Jester, Austin, TX

  • Jester Estates feature modest ranch-style and custom multi-level homes. Many feature upscale appliances, wood flooring, granite countertops, and new fixtures.
  • Elegant single-family houses in Jester Estates, Austin, TX, range from $585,000 to $1.65 million.
  • Homes offer comfortable living spaces anywhere from 1,300 to 4,700 square feet.
  • The generous lots measure from 0.12 to 0.63 acres, giving plenty of room for outdoor spaces and enjoying Hill Country views.
  • Buyers can expect to spend $525,000 to $995,000 for attached townhouses or condos in Jester Estates.
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Jester, Austin, TX Map

The Capital of Texas Highway, also known as Loop 360, outlines the southeast perimeters of Jester, while its west and southwestern borders lie on RM 2222.

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Things to do Around Jester

Bull Creek District Park

This park is centered around Bull Creek, offering a serene natural environment for swimming, hiking, and fishing.

Waterloo Ice House 360 & 2222

A favorite hangout spot serving delicious, homemade meals and ice-cold beer.

Elisabet Ney Museum

It houses Elisabet's portraits and personal memorabilia, providing a glimpse into the creative journey of this renowned sculptor.

Austin Country Club

This family-oriented social club features a challenging golf course designed by Pete Dye that will test your golfing skills.


Schools near Jester

School NameGradesAdmission
Hill Elementary SchoolK - 5Public
Murchison Middle School6 - 8Public
Anderson High School9 - 12Public
Austin Jewish AcademyK - 8Private
Acton Academy Northwest AustinK - 12Private
Magellan International SchoolK - 12Private