Garden Ridge is a city located in Comal County, Texas, United States. It is situated approximately 20 miles northeast of downtown San Antonio. As of 2020, the estimated population of Garden Ridge is around 3,800, making it a small and closely-knit community.
Demographically, Garden Ridge is predominantly white, with a Hispanic population of around 9%. The median age of residents is 54 years old, and the median household income is around $122,000.
The average home price in Garden Ridge is around $600,000, which is higher than the average home price in the San Antonio metroplex. Property tax rates in Garden Ridge are relatively low, with an effective tax rate of around 1.8%.
Despite its small size, there are several things to do in Garden Ridge. The city is home to several parks and recreational areas, including the Garden Ridge Community Park, which features a playground, walking trails, and a pavilion. Additionally, the city is located near several golf courses, including the Northcliffe Golf Club and the Canyon Springs Golf Club.
Garden Ridge is part of the Comal Independent School District, which serves students in Garden Ridge, as well as portions of nearby New Braunfels and San Antonio. The district is rated “A” by the Texas Education Agency.
For those interested in doing business in Garden Ridge, the Garden Ridge Chamber of Commerce can be reached at (210) 887-8388. The Chamber offers a range of services and resources for local businesses, including networking events and business development workshops.
Finally, for any city-related inquiries, the Garden Ridge City Hall can be reached at (210) 651-6632. The City Hall is located at 9400 Municipal Parkway and is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.