Driftwood

The charm of Driftwood lies in its peaceful ambiance and the genuine friendliness of its residents, making it an ideal place to call home.

Welcome to Driftwood, TX

Discover Tranquility in the Heart of Nature


Nestled in the heart of Texas, Driftwood offers a tranquil escape with a country-like feel, surrounded by lush greenery and expansive open spaces. This friendly community beckons those seeking a serene lifestyle amidst the beauty of nature. With an array of culinary delights, local activities, and a touch of luxury, Driftwood welcomes you to a unique blend of charm and relaxation.

Driftwood is characterized by its wide-open spaces and a warm, welcoming atmosphere. As you explore the area, you'll find a community that values the simple pleasures of life, where the rustle of leaves and the melody of birdsong become the soundtrack to your days. The charm of Driftwood lies in its peaceful ambiance and the genuine friendliness of its residents, making it an ideal place to call home.
 

What to Love

  • Nature's Embrace: Driftwood is adorned with abundant trees, providing a picturesque backdrop for a peaceful lifestyle.
  • Culinary Delights: Indulge in exquisite dining experiences at renowned establishments like The Salt Lick, Trattoria Lisina, and Hays City Store.
  • Crafted Libations: Explore the local beverage scene with numerous breweries, distilleries, and wineries, offering a taste of the region's unique flavors.
  • Recreational Bliss: Enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, from farmers markets and equestrian pursuits to sports and charming wedding venues.

Local Lifestyle

Embrace a laid-back lifestyle in Driftwood, where the emphasis is on enjoying the simple pleasures. Whether you're savoring a leisurely meal at a local eatery, exploring the vibrant farmers’ markets, or partaking in the array of outdoor activities, Driftwood encourages a harmonious balance between nature and community. Residents here appreciate the unhurried pace of life, fostering a strong sense of connection to both the environment and each other.
 

Dining and Shopping

In Driftwood, culinary experiences are elevated to an art form. Delight your palate at iconic establishments like The Salt Lick, a legendary barbecue joint, or the Italian charm of Trattoria Lisina. For a taste of local history, Hays City Store offers a unique blend of delicious cuisine and historical ambiance. When it comes to shopping, the area boasts quaint boutiques and markets where you can find curated treasures, adding a touch of luxury to your everyday life.
 

Things to Do and Entertainment

Indulge in the vibrant local scene with a variety of activities. Spend your weekends exploring the burgeoning brewery and winery scene, or engage in equestrian pursuits and outdoor sports. Driftwood Golf and Ranch Club promises to be a hub for those seeking a refined sporting and recreational experience. Whether you're a nature enthusiast or a connoisseur of fine dining, Driftwood offers an array of entertainment options to suit every taste.
 

Schools

For those with an eye on education, Driftwood is served by the reputable Dripping Springs School District. Families seeking additional educational options will find a selection of private schools that cater to diverse learning preferences. These institutions contribute to the overall quality of life in Driftwood, ensuring a well-rounded and enriching experience for residents.



Overview for Driftwood, TX

3,863 people live in Driftwood, where the median age is 40.5 and the average individual income is $51,284.27. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,863

Total Population

40.5 years

Median Age

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$51,284.27

Average individual Income

Around Driftwood, TX

There's plenty to do around Driftwood, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

11
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
19
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Thin Blue Smokery, De La O Kitchen, and Charro Ranch Park.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.46 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.2 miles 27 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.84 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.08 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Nightlife 0.97 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.73 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Driftwood, TX

Driftwood has 1,299 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Driftwood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,863 people call Driftwood home. The population density is 113.31 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,863

Total Population

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

40.5

Median Age

49.47 / 50.53%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,299

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$51,284.27

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Property Listings

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