The Shipe Park arch

Hyde Park is a historic neighborhood located in central Austin, Texas, within the boundaries of 38th Street, 51st Street, Guadalupe , Duval, and (north of 45th Street) Red River.

Founded in 1974, the Hyde Park Neighborhood Association exists to foster and preserve the unique community, amenities, and historic character of Hyde Park.

Our newsletter, The Pecan Press, is distributed monthly to about 2,000 homes in the neighborhood. The association generally meets monthly.

History of Hyde Park

Hyde Park is over 100 years old. Platted in 1891 by the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Land and Town Co., Hyde Park was marketed under the direction of Monroe Martin Shipe as an affluent suburb featuring large, majestic residences. More…