Helotes didn't start to grow until the 1960s and was finally incorporated in 1981. The city has seen some recent growth as urbanites relocate to avoid higher costs of living, crime and fast-paced lifestyles.
With the city just 16 miles from your doorstep, you can further your career as part of the thriving San Antonio economy and then enjoy a brief commute home to your tranquil Hill Country suburb. You can spend a night out on the town enjoying the city's renowned night life or spend whole days shopping and dining along its vibrant corridors.
Approximately 1.5 million residents live in San Antonio, crediting the climate, the landscape and the friendly spirit of southern Texas as reasons why they love where they live. The area is also well known for being home of the Alamo and Tejano culture, as well as a veritable goldmine of recreational opportunities, from amusement parks like Six Flags Fiesta Texas and SeaWorld San Antonio to the famous River Walk, numerous museums, art galleries and of course, the San Antonio Spurs. Other points of interest and entertainment activities in and around San Antonio include the Floore's Country Store, a dance hall known for launching the successful career of country-western star Willie Nelson, rodeos, craft shows and, of course, carnival rides.
San Antonio is a luminous spot on Texas' beautiful landscape. Experience the best of both worlds by taking up residence in Helotes, a peaceful suburb of exciting San Antonio.