Vance Jackson is a neighborhood just 10 minutes from downtown San Antonio. Main roadways in the area include Interstate 10 (the McDermott Freeway) and State Route 345 (aka Fredericksburg Road). Most Vance Jackson residents commute by car for work and pleasure, but there are plenty of bus routes in the neighborhood run by VIA Metropolitan Transit for convenient transport.
Residents of Vance Jackson are active and enjoy spending time at the local parks. Many of these parks offer lots of recreational activities like a Fitness in the Park group and summer softball, volleyball and soccer leagues. Some of those nearby areas include Eisenhower, Friedrich Wilderness and Orsinger parks.
There are also many schools serving the residents of Vance Jackson. Colonies North, Cornerstone, Howsman, St. George and St. Matthew are the local elementary schools. Hobby Middle School is also located in the neighborhood. High school students attend either Clark or Robert E. Lee schools.
Locals can also take their pick of different ways to have fun in Vance Jackson. There are several movie theaters, as well as the famous Six Flags Fiesta Texas and Seaworld. There is a ton of fun to be had in this community so close to San Antonio!