The City of Shavano Park is a community located in the Northwest side of San Antonio, approximately 12 miles north of downtown. The population of Shavano Park is about 3,200 and the area is 1.77 square miles. Generally speaking, it is bordered on the north by Loop 1604, on the south by Huebner Road, on the west by Lockhill Selma, and on the east by the Salado Creek. Shavano Park is a Type A General Law City operating under a Council/City Manager form of government, consisting of an elected mayor and five council members.
Shavano Park has a lot to offer. There are ranch- and Texas Hill Country-style homes with acreage and privacy, as well as luxury homes in private, gated communities. Shavano Park has many well established neighborhoods with a safe, community feeling. There are also condos and apartments. The average home sale price from December 2010 to February 2011 was about $277,000.
School children in Shavano Park attend Blattman Elementary School, the first school built within the city's limits, Hobby Middle School, and Clark High School, all part of the Northside Independent School District.