Hill Country Village is a small town located within the San Antonio. Hill Country Village is essentially a neighborhood in the way it operates and the way it was designed but it is technically a completely independent city. Hill Country Village is surrounded entirely by San Antonio which means it is close to everything and has plenty of transportation and necessary shopping available within a very short distance as well as plenty of other benefits.
Many people like the Hill Country Village area of San Antonio simply because it is essentially part of the city itself. This residential neighborhood is somewhat unique compared to all of the other neighborhood and similar towns in the area. Being that it is a small urban town it is also not surprising to find that Hill Country Village has plenty of shopping, dining and essential retail locations that you would expect from a town such as this. If there simply isn't enough shopping in Hill Country Village then it is always possible to drive to basically any part of San Antonio in just a few minutes so there is never a shortage of possibilities in the area.
Initially Hill Country Village was founded in the 1950s as a suburban part of San Antonio; as San Antonio drew more and more residents it eventually began to expand and acquire more land and this is precisely what happened to many of the towns around Hill Country Village. As San Antonio attempted to annex Hill Country Village they were met by opposition and this is why Hill Country Village is still an independent town while everywhere else around the area was annex by San Antonio. Hill Country Village has been consistently growing for quite some time and as of 2000 there were approximately 1000 residents; overall Hill Country Village is a pretty standard suburban town with plenty of housing and residence options available. Everything is just a short drive away thanks to the close proximity to various other cities as well as downtown San Antonio and as such many Hill Country Village residents are very satisfied. If you are planning to work in San Antonio and would like to live outside of the city while still being just a short drive away Hill Country Village is a great choice as it will only take 10 to 15 minutes to get to basically any part of San Antonio from here.