In the heart of the Texas Triangle region, in the center of the Brazos Valley, the City of College Station, Texas, is a great place to live in East-Central Texas. The city boasts great proximity to big cities and their exciting amenities and attractions. College Station is only ninety miles northwest of Houston, Texas, and is only eighty-seven miles northeast of Austin. Home to approximately 110,600, the city is an increasingly popular destination for prospective homebuyers. Along with the neighboring city of Bryan, College Station is part of the 14th largest metro area in the state, the Bryan-College Station Metropolitan Area.
Sometimes referred to as CStat by the locals, the city has a long rich history and was named because it is home to Texas A&M University’s main campus and the Houston and Texas Central Railway. Because of the presence of the university, the city has been ranked as the 11th most-educated city in the nation and the first most-educated in the state. Incorporated in 1938, College Station has a multitude of excellent amenities that include fabulous options for dining, shopping, recreation, and entertainment. College Station also boasts alluring real estate opportunities in its many remarkable neighborhoods and subdivisions. One such neighborhood is Castle Rock.
Castle Rock is a fabulous neighborhood found north of Texas 40, which is known locally as William D. Fitch Parkway. The Castle Rock community encompasses Rock Bend Drive, Rocky Rhodes Drive, Rocky Vista Drive, Rocky Creek Trail, Hollow Stone Drive and Castle Rock Park. Castle Rock is a northern extension of Castlegate, located east of Sonoma and south of the Shenandoah and Spring Creek Garden communities of College Station. Castle Rock boasts a beautiful 6-acre park, pavilion, walking trail, greenbelt, playground, baseball and soccer fields, and a community pool. This deed-restricted community has building requirements and minimum square footage. Located in the 77845 zip code, Castle Rock is described by its residents as welcoming, clean, safe, family-friendly and well-maintained. Home to around 151 residents, the neighborhood is zoned for College Station ISD with students of the neighborhood attending College Station Middle, Cypress Grove Intermediate, and Greens Prairie Elementary schools. Homes for sale in Castle Rock include single-family properties of varying sizes and styles in a broad price range. If you would like to learn more about Castle Rock real estate in College Station, Texas, please do not hesitate to contact us for more information.