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JBSA Living: Schertz/Cibolo Area Info


posted Sep 18, 2013

If you’re PCSing to a JBSA base in the near future and need a home for you and your family, the Schertz/Cibolo area is a great neighborhood to consider. Located 16 miles northeast of San Antonio, Schertz/Cibolo is convenient to Lackland, Randolph, Fort Sam Houston and Camp Bullis. Delivering a small-town feel with lots of big city amenities, Schertz/Cibolo is the perfect place for military families and new Texas residents.


Here are just a few of the advantages you can enjoy as a Schertz/Cibolo resident:

·      Tons of housing options—Whether you’re looking for a house that’s brand new or you want an older property with character, Schertz and Cibolo can accommodate your personal style. The Spring Tree community is perfect for a country-living feel, Gatewood offers recently-built one- and two-story modern homes, and Valley Ranch gives homeowners something in between.

·      Good schools—The Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City Independent School District is designated as a “recognized” school district by the Texas Education Agency. With just under 12,000 students, the district includes seven elementary schools, three intermediate schools, two junior high schools and three high schools.

·      Lots of entertainment and cultural opportunities—There’s no shortage of activities in the Schertz/Cibolo area. These two towns are full of parks, movie theaters, shopping areas, restaurants and more. Schertz also hosts an annual SchertzFest, the Senior Arts and Crafts Bazaar and the Festival of Angels and is near Natural Bridge Caverns and Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch. Plus, with the area’s close proximity to San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels, floating the Guadalupe River, seeing a concert or attending a festival is just minutes away.


Have an upcoming PCS to a JBSA base? The Schertz/Cibolo area is a great place to consider for a home. To receive help in your home search or for more JBSA housing options, browse our online listings or contact a Housing 1 Source relocation specialist today at 1-877-832-8518!