Best Neighborhoods In Austin for Trick-or-Treating
Around the suburbs of Austin:
Suburbs or planned development communities are great neighborhoods for trick-or-treating because they usually have a higher percentage of families with children and a low crime rate. Here are the top suburbs around Austin to trick-or-treat:
In Central Austin:
Central Austin neighborhoods have high volume of homes per block and are well-trafficked by neighbors making them ideal neighborhoods to trick-or-treat. While the home values and walk score are high, a lot of Central Austin neighborhoods have families that go to annual Halloween parties or have gated entrances and don’t participate in handing out candy. It’s best to avoid these areas – as well as those with college students or other busy night-life neighborhoods around Downtown – and head west or north towards quieter neighborhoods like Hyde Park or Tarrytown. Here are the best neighborhoods in Austin to trick-or-treat:
- Hyde Park – North of 38th St.
- Shoal Creek
- Barton Hills
- Bouldin Creek
- Cherry Creek
- Travis Heights
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