Bee Cave

Family-oriented living in a small city with access to Austin.

Welcome to Bee Cave

Nestled in the heart of the verdant hills just west of Austin lies the quaint city of Bee Cave. Named after a large cave home to swarms of Mexican honeybees that lived there since the late 1800s, Bee Cave grew from a small town, sometimes with only 10 permanent residents, to an ever-growing city that still maintains its small-town charm. Thanks to the city’s beautiful natural surroundings, family-oriented amenities, and many excellent schools, Bee Cave has become a desirable real estate market, especially among families who commute to Austin for work.

Bee Cave Real Estate Insights

Only recently incorporated, Bee Cave’s property market is dominated by newly built, modern single-family homes often boasting luxury finishes and large gardens and yards. Bee Cave real estate ranges in styles. Contact the Bee Cave real estate agents & realtors at the Dicker Morin Group to find houses, estates & luxury homes for sale in Bee Cave, TX.

What to Love

  • Several excellent schools in the area
  • Beautiful natural scenery
  • Family-oriented community

Local Lifestyle

Bee Cave is well known for its laid-back, serene lifestyle. Residents of Bee Cave typically commute to Austin for work, which can make the city particularly quiet during the day. However, in the late afternoons and evenings, the assortment of restaurants, cafes, and bars in the area are brought to life by socializing families, friends, and neighbors. 
The city is also often frequented by residents of Austin and other nearby communities who visit Bee Cave for a day away from the buzz of their more urban neighborhoods. 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Despite its small city status, Bee Cave has no shortage of popular eateries and bars. Hill Country Galleria is easily one of the most popular shopping centers around and plays host to several well-known brands, including H&M, Sunglass Hut, and Panera Bread. The center is also home to the local favorite Cafe Blue, which serves mouth-watering seafood dishes and bright Caribbean cocktails in a fun, ocean-themed setting. For those in search of incredible Asian food, Simply Pho House serves pho and several fusion dishes alongside their ever-popular boba teas. 
Alternatively, The Garden at Ellera is a local staple and offers visitors a taste of authentic Italian seafood. With both indoor and outdoor seating, it’s a great spot to enjoy an al fresco summer meal with friends. And, for those who prefer to cook up a storm at home, the beloved Lone Star Farmers Market is the best place in the city to shop for fresh produce. Held every Sunday, this vibrant market has over forty artisan food and produce stalls bursting with homegrown goodness. 

Things to Do

Bee Cave may be quiet and laid back, but there’s always something fun or interesting to do. Hill Country Galleria may seem like just another mall, but the center hosts a string of events throughout the year, including the highly anticipated Saturday Night Summer Concert Series. The mall is also home to the popular Milk + Honey Spa, where stressed or overworked residents gather for luxurious massages and relaxing skin care treatments.
Many residents lead an active lifestyle, which has made Bee Cave Central Park one of the most popular recreational destinations around. With several onsite playgrounds and miles of walking paths, the park is a great place for families and pets to enjoy a leisurely afternoon in the sun.


Residents of Bee Cave enjoy access to several excellent schools within the award-winning Lake Travis Independent School District. These include: 
Families with high school-aged children typically enroll them in the nearby Lake Travis High School. Located in Lakeway, the daily commute to school is just over 10 minutes long. 
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Overview for Bee Cave, TX

19,534 people live in Bee Cave, where the median age is 41.9 and the average individual income is $62,725.82. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

41.9 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Bee Cave, TX

Bee Cave has 7,479 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Bee Cave do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 19,534 people call Bee Cave home. The population density is 329.44 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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


Median Age

49.73 / 50.27%

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

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0 to 14 Minutes
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30 to 59 Minutes
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Schools in Bee Cave, TX

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The following schools are within or nearby Bee Cave. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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PreK - 5th
Montessori School Of The Epiphany
PreK - K
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Around Bee Cave, TX

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

Walking Score
Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Tribeca Boutique, My Time Kids Academy, and The Magnolia School.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 2.61 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.91 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.09 miles 21 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.7 miles 21 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.47 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

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