A wonderful place to live and work

Let's Explore Helotes

Helotes is located at the heart of the northwest in downtown San Antonio. The name was believed to be derived from elotes meaning corn in cob, later on, was Americanized and got called Helotes. It’s the home of a two-and-a-half-story limestone house that became a Texas Historic Landmark in 2010. Known for its a delightful farming community, Helotes is home to 10,867 residents according to the 2020 census data. People from all kinds of age groups gather here for the best live music Texas has to offer. Helotes takes pride in providing a family-centered environment with their nature parks, art galleries, and handcrafted meals from the locals. People are attracted to Helotes, not just because of its historical landmarks and festivals, but also for its rich culture that is perfect for raising a family.



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Real Estate

  • Median Home Value: $316,200
  • Median Rent: $2,014

Places To Try in Helotes

Restaurants, Drinks and More!

Helotes has a diverse community with a wide selection of cuisines. Pick from scrumptious Italian food, authentic Chinese meals and a classic Texan barbeque. Helotes also offer a massive selection of wine and beer pubs, golf courses, and even a zipline park for you and your family to enjoy. It’s the perfect quick getaway to enjoy live music, delicious food, and great scenery with the best company. Peep the list we have prepared for you to checkout when visiting Helotes:




Coffee and Dessert


Bars and Nightlife


Worth Seeing

Hotels In The Area

Explore the Local Parks

  1. Senator Frank L. Madla Natural Area
  2. Helotes City Park & Playground


Let's Explore the Schools

The Northside Independent School District

The Northside Independent School District ensures top-quality education for all the students. They have built a community that prioritizes only the best quality of education for all the kids.

Below is a list of schools inside the Helotes community:

Elementary Schools

Middle Schools

High Schools


Private Schools In The Area


Local Golf Courses

Worth Checking Out

  1. Gardens At Old Town Helotes
  2. Pedrotti’s Ranch
  3. Helotes Hill Country Zip Lines