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Living a Small town Lifestyle in Boerne, Texas

This small town of just over 10,000 is popular and experiencing rapid growth. Boerne is an affluent town in the beautiful Texas hill country northwest of San Antonio. Boerne offers small town charm in a quaint, historic, picturesque setting. Stroll through European architecture and discover a world of specialty shops. Hauptstrasse, the the Main Street, has antiques, gifts, home accessories, clothing, books, jewelry, and outstanding art galleries. Explore the Cibolo Nature Center or visit the ducks at River Road.

Where to Retire in Boerne and Home Prices

There is at least 4 active adult communities in the area (see link at top left). Zillow reports the median home value was $542,692 in early 2023.

What Is Special about Boerne

Cute shops and a good reputation with the people that live here. Being adjacent to Texas Hill Country and not too far from San Antonio. Crime is low. Honey Creek State Nature Area. This is an affluent community with a much lower than average crime rate.

What Is Not Special about Boerne

It is a small town. Real estate is quite expensive for Texas.

Climate and Physical Environment

The average July high temperature is 92 and the average January low is 34. The wettest month is June (5").

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

The galleries of Bourne feature art and wine nights out. For more serious culture you can take a short trip down the road to San Antonio.


The crime rate in Boerne is half the national average.

Medical Facilities

The nearest hospitals are 25 miles away in San Antonio.


Boerne is above average for walkability when compared to other towns.

Valuable Links

Boerne Visitors Bureau

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