The North Lamar neighborhood is located in North Austin, about 9 miles north of downtown. It’s bordered by North Lamar Blvd. to the west and I-35 to the east, Braker Lane to the north and W Rundberg to the south.
North Lamar is a bustling area, home to about 6,500 residents. So, commuting to the rest of city and downtown is just about a 15 minute drive. The North Lamar area offers a great urban mix atmosphere, with lots of restaurants coffee shops, and parks.
North Lamar, Austin holds a large international community and a great variety of small local businesses. You can travel all around the world here — without leaving the neighborhood.
North Austin is a family-friendly neighborhood with a peaceful and quiet vibe, yet near tons of things to do and see. Many neighborhoods in North Austin were formed shortly after World War II, with veterans using their GI Bill benefits to attend the University of Texas and settle in the area.