neighborhoods-rollingwood1Rollingwood is it’s own city within Westlake in Austin. It is a well-established, friendly neighborhood close to downtown. Most of the homes in Rollingwood are ranch style homes built between 1960 and 1980. Over the last several years, remodeling and adding on to the homes has become very popular. Many people are also tearing down the older homes and building new. Rollingwood is a close knit community that is very active in politics and environmental protection issues. This city has one of the highest voter turn-out rates in the Central Austin Area. This attitude permeates the residents of Rollingwood, who take pride in their neighborhood and their institutions. As part of the Eanes ISD, students in Rollingwood attend top-notch schools in the Westlake area. The schools are Eanes Elementary, Hill Country Middle School and Westlake High School and are all located within a mile or so of Rollingwood.