Homes in Medlin Creek Ranch sit comfortably on lots which start at 3 acres, with house sizes starting at a minimum 3,000 square feet, and for right now those who want to build can choose their own builder and timetable. While the county maintains the roads, the neighborhood is conveniently located several minutes from downtown Dripping Springs, with access to stores like Home Depot and HEB.
About Medlin Creek Ranch
Medlin Creek is about 40 minutes outside of Austin and 10 minutes from Dripping Springs.
Medlin Creek is an acreage neighborhood of about 60 home sites with most lots being 2-8 acres. Homes start at about $1M and go up from there.
This neighborhood has elevation changes allowing for Hill country views and the large lot sizes allowing them to welcome horses.
There are still several home sites available and you are allowed to bring your own builder. You will need to get architectural approval from the Neighborhood Architectural committee.
Medlin Creek does not have any utilities provided other than electric so wells and septic are needed.
The neighborhood does have a low 2% tax rate and is located in the award winning Dripping Springs School District.
The real draw for Medlin Creek Ranch is the ample acreage and homesites ready for building. Located off of Fitzhugh Road approximately 8 miles north of Dripping Springs, the location offers seclusion while maintaining a close proximity to the amenities that both Austin and Dripping Springs have to offer.
The area has approximately 40 homesites, half of which are currently available for construction. At an average of about 4 acres, these homesites cost in the high $200s and up depending on features and acreage. What really makes Medlin Creek Ranch special is the amazing natural setting. The area features hilltops with great Hill Country views, streams and creeks running throughout. The community has a design and construction guideline to ensure the cohesiveness and overall feel of the subdivision. They can be found here, or you can download the PDF.
Dripping Springs also has an entertainment venue, with community events. For those who enjoy nature, there is easy access to Hamilton Pool, one of the best swimming holes in Texas, which has a 45 foot waterfall and also offers activities like hiking and picnicking. The Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center is about 14 miles past the Hamilton Pool, right across the Pedernales River. It includes a nature preserve and educational programs about nature. Medlin Creek Ranch is in the Dripping Springs Independent School District, an excellent school located in the northwest part of Hays County, about 20 miles west of Austin. The district has outstanding teachers who focus on making sure students acquire skills like critical thinking and problem solving.
Medlin Creek Ranch FAQs
Where is Medlin Creek Ranch?
Medlin Creek Ranch is located about 8 miles north of Dripping Springs’s town center along Fitzhugh Road. It is about 40 miles southwest of Downtown Austin.
How many homesites are available in Medlin Creek Ranch?
Medlin Creek Ranch was developed with more than 40 available homesites in the area. As of 2020, several of the homesites have been purchased and have either completed construction or are in the process of building.
How much are homesites in Medlin Creek Ranch?
Homesites are competitively priced, starting in the mid 200s and going up into the 400s the more acreage you have. $300k will get you just under 5 acres.
Who are the major builders in Medlin Creek Ranch?
Melin Creek Ranch has several preferred builders they work with for custom design and architecture. The subdivision provides a comprehensive design guideline document for reference.
What school district is Medlin Creek Ranch located in?
Medlin Creek Ranch is located in the Dripping Springs school district.
What are property taxes like in Medlin Creek Ranch?
Property taxes in Medlin Creek Ranch are very low, around 2%.