Fair Oaks Ranch is a city with a rich sense of history and an even richer sense of community. The land on which Fair Oaks Ranch sits was obtained in the 1930s by Ralph Fair, Sr., an oil industry worker and rancher. Eventually, the Fair family would establish Fair Oaks Ranch as a residential community in the 1970s.
Fair Oaks Ranch is split between three Texas Counties: Comal, Bexar and Kendall. Located just 27 miles northwest of downtown San Antonio, the average commute time for Fair Oaks Ranch residents is only 30 minutes. Far enough from the bustling downtown of San Antonio, the city offers a tranquil, family-friendly environment. Fair Oaks Ranch also takes pride in their priority to preserve the area's beauty of the surrounding Texas Hill Country.
Fair Oaks Ranch holds a wide variety of activity for all ages. The Fair Oaks Ranch Golf and Country Club has long been a social center for the Fair Oaks Ranch community. The club has two championship golf courses, tennis courts, pools, fitness facilities and dining. Fair Oaks Ranch also boasts many parks and nature trails perfect for quality family time to explore the natural beauties of the area. On your down time, make your way to the fine shopping only minutes away at The Rim and The Shops at La Cantera. The city of Fair Oak Ranch is the perfect place to raise your family. The recognized Boerne Independent School District offers Pre-K through 12th grade education with an attention to empower and excel all students academically.