San Antonio Suburbs: Terrell Hills

Fine San Antonio living is yours in the community of Terrell Hills. Located just minutes from downtown San Antonio, inside Loop 410, Terrell Hills is an upscale community that is also home to a nice array of shopping and dining venues. The neighboring Alamo Heights neighborhood also boasts plenty of shops, restaurants, museums, and attractions. Terrell Hills is considered part of the Uptown Central Area of San Antonio and is just five miles northeast of downtown San Antonio.

Terrell Hills San Antonio is part of three communities – Terrell Hills, Alamo Heights, and Olmos Park – all of which are located between downtown San Antonio and Fort Sam Houston. Terrell Heights San Antonio is bordered on the east by Fort Sam Houston, on the west by Alamo Heights, and on southern and northern borders by San Antonio.

Mid-twentieth century San Antonio is graciously represented in Terrell Hills real estate, with cottages and estates providing a charming, eclectic mix of real estate.

Terrell Hills homes for sale are some of the most expensive in San Antonio, with a median price of $274,000. Because many of the homes in Terrell Hills were built in the middle of the century, interesting architectural details abound.

Expansive estate properties in Terrell Hills can often exceed more than $1 million. Condominiums and townhomes are typically priced from below $100,000 and up to the mid $500,000s. Residents of Terrell Hills are often involved in the education, health and social services, professional services and finance and insurance industries.


The commute from Terrell Hills to downtown San Antonio is an easy one, as it is usually less than 20 minutes. Several roadways run through Terrell Hills, including Interstates 35, 10, 410 and US Route 281.


School District: Alamo Heights Independent School District or the North East Independent School District

Schools: Schools include Cambridge Elementary, Alamo Heights Junior High School and Alamo Heights High School.