Helotes, Texas

About Helotes, Texas

Helotes is located in northwestern Bexar County in the valley formed by Helotes Creek. 16 miles northwest of San Antonio, Helotes sets at the doorstep of the Texas hill country along Texas' iconic State Highway 16 as it makes its way up the Edwards Plateau.

Fun Fact: Floore's Country Store is located in Helotes and has hosted performances of the likes of Elvis Presley, Willy Nelson, and Lyle Lovett

Helotes, Texas Real Estate Market Snapshot
Total Listings 107
Average Price $497,117
Highest Price $2,500,000
Lowest Price $202,000

Newest Helotes Real Estate Listings

All Listings $200,000 - $300,000 $300,000 - $400,000
$400,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - $600,000 $600,000 - $700,000
$700,000 - $800,000 $800,000 - $900,000 Over $1,000,000

Newest Helotes Real Estate Listings

107 Properties Found. Page 1 of 9.
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11006 Gilpin Cyn, Helotes

$244,900 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,494 Sf

MLS® # 1475421

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14810 Chinquapin, Helotes

$850,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,375 Sf

MLS® # 1475390

Keller Williams Legacy
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11818 Peach Crossing, Helotes

$209,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,623 Sf

MLS® # 1475377

Century 21 Scott Myers,REALTOR
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9302 Gray Sage, Helotes

$249,500 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,920 Sf

MLS® # 1475351

3D Realty & Property Mgmt.
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13002 Moselle Frst, Helotes

$320,000 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,731 Sf

MLS® # 1475222

Gurney King, REALTORS
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15515 Luna Ridge, Helotes

$385,000 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,850 Sf

MLS® # 1475136

M. Stagers Realty Partners
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8739 Tioga Pass, Helotes

$264,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,889 Sf

MLS® # 1474889

Keller Williams Heritage
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10530 Wind Walker, Helotes

$390,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,262 Sf

MLS® # 1474726

Keller Williams City-View
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9819 Cash Mountain Rd, Helotes

$625,000 - 4 Beds, 5 Baths, 3,660 Sf

MLS® # 1474678

Kuper Sotheby's Int'l Realty
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17050 Sunridge Pt, Helotes

$2,500,000 - 6 Beds, 8 Baths, 7,984 Sf

MLS® # 1474662

RE/MAX Signature
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11706 Gulf Station, Helotes

$202,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,764 Sf

MLS® # 1474624

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9715 Dahlia, Helotes

$237,500 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,857 Sf

MLS® # 1474610

Home Buyers Marketing II, Inc.

About Helotes Texas

Helotes is a small town located approximately 20 miles northwest of San Antonio in Bexar County.

Helotes is part of the San Antonio-New Braunfels metropolitan statistical area and is also at the southeastern edge of Texas Hill Country.

In fact, Helotes is sometimes called the "Gateway" the Texas Hill Country.

The entire community of Helotes includes a string of low-density neighborhoods stretching along Texas Highway 16 as it winds around the Government Canyon State Natural Area.

Helotes has been settled for centuries and farmed since around the 1830s. Helotes was incorporated as its own city in October 1981.

Today, lying somewhere between rural small town and metropolitan suburb, Helotes is one of the more popular places to live around San Antonio.

Helotes Real Estate

Homes in Helotes tend to be typical Hill Country ranchers or larger dwellings finished in various Spanish styles. These finishes include tile roofs, earthy stucco, and stonework.

No matter how grand the home, properties in Helotes stretch along relatively rural and unpresuming streets, lined with dense stands of trees

In the more dense residential neighborhoods around Helotes, homes have a more new-traditional feel, with dormer windows, balconies, and alcove entry-ways.

Some notable subdivisions within Helotes TXinclude:

  • San Antonio Ranch
  • Shadow Canyon
  • Helotes Canyon
  • Retablo Ranch

Things To Do & See In Helotes TX

Old Town Helotes

Fully revitalized by 2011, this downtown area includes many charming stores, places get a drink or a bite to eat, and entertainment venues.

The Cornyval Festival

An annual festival with a large number of vendors and events

Government Canyon State Natural Area

This wilderness area includes many miles of multi-use trails, mostly through dense wooded canyons and hills. There are limited-use campsites, the highest point in Bexar County, and real dinosaur footprints.

Helotes Creek Winery

A great place in Helotes to visit for food and, of course, wine.

John T. Floore Country Store

Located in Helotes Old Town, this historic venue is actually a dance hall, having hosted many music greats over the years. Opened in 1942, its legacy continues, along with great music and food.

Helotes Schools

Helotes falls within the Northside Independent School District

Local schools include:

  • Sandra Day O'Connor High
  • Helotes Elementary School
  • Los Reyes Elementary School
  • Charles L. Kuentz, Jr. Elementary

Frequently Asked Questions About Helotes, TX

How far is Helotes Texas from San Antonio?

Helotes is 25 minutes, or 20 miles, from central San Antonio, Texas.

What does Helotes mean?

The name "Helotes" comes from the Spanish word "elote" which means "corn on the cob", "corncob" or simply "corn". 

What is the population of Helotes Texas?

As of 2017, the population of Helotes, Texas, was a little over 9000. That number has likely grown since, given the popularity of the area.

What is the elevation of Helotes TX?

The elevation of Helotes is 1,037 feet or 316 m. (According to Wikipedia)

What county is Helotes Texas?

Helotes is located within Bexar County, Texas.

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The data relating to real estate on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange program of the MLS of the San Antonio Board of Realtors®, and is updated as of August 7th, 2020 at 4:06am CDT (date/time).

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