Great Hills is the northwest hill country of Austin south of hwy 183. It is made up of several different neighborhoods such as Balcones Village, Barrington Oaks, Spicewood Hills, Great Hills and Canyon Creek. The majority of homes were built between the 1970s-1990s with average prices ranging from $400,000-$600,000 on wooded .25 acre lots. However, there are many homes approaching $1 million. This area is zoned for the Round Rock ISD where schools like Canyon Creek Elementary and Westwood High School are the highest ranked schools in Austin. There are pockets of neighborhoods zoned for Austin ISD schools which aren’t ranked as highly as Round Rock ISD. This is an established, quiet suburban environment with close proximity to Lake Travis, and employment and shopping near Lakeline Mall and Domain.