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New Braunfels, Texas

Living in New Braunfels, Texas

Everything you need to know about living in New Braunfels, Texas is right here! Whether you’re new to the New Braunfels area, or you’re already familiar with it, you have come to the right place. I have tons of info here for you ALL about New Braunfels, Texas. From schools in New Braunfels, to homes for sale in, even family activities in New Braunfels, I’ve got you covered!

Texas Relocation Specialist

As a Relocation Specialist in the San Antonio area, I help families that are moving to the area from all over the country! Many times when moving to Texas, people prefer making the move to a smaller suburb, rather than the huge cities. That’s where these suburbs, and outlying towns (like New Braunfels) really shine!

Whether you think New Braunfels may be the right place for your family to call home, or you want to see other options, I’m here to help! You can text me anytime with questions, to get information, or to get your plan started for your move to the San Antonio area. Here’s my cell: 210.236.2393 (If I’m sleeping, or not available, don’t worry – I’ll get back to you asap)!

Let’s take a look at why SO many families absolutely LOVE living in New Braunfels, Texas.

WHERE Is New Braunfels?

New Braunfels is located on I-35, in between San Antonio and Austin. This makes it ideal location-wise for those that will need to commute to both areas for work, to visit family, etc. It is intersected by Hwy 46, which is the connector to several other Texas Hill Country towns that are northwest of New Braunfels. (See the interactive map further down the page).

WHY Families Love Living in New Braunfels

New Braunfels is probably one of the most well-known and popular destination suburbs of San Antonio. Some may consider it an outlying town, rather than a suburb because of the distance from San Antonio. But, New Braunfels is actually part of the San Antonio Metro area. What once was a small Texas town, is now a booming destination city for both families that are moving out of the big cities, and those that are moving to Texas.

Here are just a few reasons why the population has grown so much in New Braunfels and it is no longer a well-kept secret:

  • Property tax rates tend to be lower in New Braunfels, compared to San Antonio or Austin.
  • Homes are more affordable in New Braunfels than in San Antonio or Austin. There is also a larger selection of affordable homes in New Braunfels.
  • New Braunfels is home to highly rated school districts.
  • There are just SO many family friendly activities in New Braunfels!
  • Even though it has grown so much over the years, people love that there is still a pleasant, neighborly, small-town feel.


School Districts in New Braunfels

There are currently two school districts that serve the New Braunfels area. They are:

Family Activities in New Braunfels

Family activities in New Braunfels are easy to find! Families come from all over the state to cool off with the many water activities during the summer, but there are events and family attractions, no matter what time of year. Here are some of the fun family activities that you’ll find in and around New Braunfels:

  •  Schlitterbahn Water Park
  • Landa Park
  • Animal World & Snake Farm
  • Natural Bridge Caverns
  • Stars & Stripes Drive-In Movies
  • Fischer Park
  • Canyon Lake
  • McKenna Children’s Museum
  • And soooo much more!


fun family activities in new braunfels, texas - Tammy Dominguez San Antonio relocation specialist, living in new braunfels

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Finding Home in New Braunfels

From well-established communities with tree studded homesites, to modern & meticulously maintained newly established communities, New Braunfels has homes to fit many different lifestyle preferences. Check out the guide with links below to help you start your New Braunfels home search.

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    New Braunfels Home Search Guide

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