Wimberley Info

Location
On Ranch Road 12, 15 miles northwest of San Marcos, 45 miles southwest of Austin and 60 miles northeast of San Antonio. Approximately 160 miles from Houston and 200 miles from Dallas. Located in the Texas Hill Country at the confluence of the Blanco River and Cypress Creek.

Climate
Hot Summers. Mild Winters. Averaging 300 days of sunshine a year. Average Annual rainfall 37 inches. Frost dates: November 30 through March 2.

Population
"Wimberley" refers to the incorporated village and surrounding area. Wimberley's population is about 2700.  The Post Office estimates that the Wimberley Valley has a population of approximately 14,000.

Utilities
Water is supplied by Wimberley Water Supply, Aqua Source (Woodcreek), private wells or rainwater collection. Electricity is furnished by Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC). Telephone service is supplied by Verizon (formerly GTE). Sanitary Sewage is handled by septic tanks and sewer system (parts of Woodcreek).

Pedernales Electric Co-op            (512) 262-2161

Verizon Telephone                         (800) 256-4646

Wimberley Water                            (512) 847-2323

Aqua Texas                                     (877) 987-2782

Blue Sky Propane                          (830) 935-4328

Bubba’s Lone Star Propane         (512) 392-9999

EZ Gas                                            (830) 226-5588

Hill Country Hydro Gas                (830) 833-3095

Pinnacle Propane                          (512) 858-4011

Terry Garnett’s Propane               (512) 894-4480

Septic Service:

AAMS                                             (512) 847-0757

Leinneweber Services                  (512) 847-9511

Massey’s Grease Trap & Septic  (866) 907-7737

 

INTERNET PROVIDERS

Anvil Communications, Inc.         (512) 847-1180

Mpact Cable                                     (972) 971-9402

Texas Wireless                                 (512) 524-6363

Time Warner Cable (TV, phone and internet)     (800) 418-8848

Verizon                                              (800) 256-4646

VowNet                                              (512) 847-8956

TV PROVIDERS

Direct TV  (800)201-0605

Dish TV (800) 210-3390

TRASH SERVICES

IESI Garbage Collection     (877) 307-4374

Riata Disposal Service                 (512) 858-0101

Texas Disposal Systems              (800) 375-8375


Schools
The Wimberley Independent School District serves the surrounding rural area. Scudder Elementary consists of grades Pre-Kindergarten through 2nd. The Jacob's Well Campus Campus houses grades 3 through 5. The Junior High School includes grades 6 through 8. The High School contains Freshman through Senior levels and is a class 4-A level in sports. St. Stephen's, a private Episcopal Church School, provides schooling from 2 years through 8th grade. Katherine Ann Porter school is a public charter school.  Wimberley Montessori School and Zweites Haus School of Wimberley are private schools.

Wimberley Independent School District

Administrative Office

14401 Ranch Road 12                        (512) 847-2414

Scudder Elementary—Pre-K-2nd

400 Green Acres Dr.                          (512) 847-3407

Jacob’s Well Elementary—grades 3rd-5th

3470 FM 2325                                    (512) 847-5558

Danforth Junior High—grades 6th-8th

200 Texan Blvd.                                 (512) 847-2181

Wimberley High School—grades 9th-12th

100 Carney Lane                             (512) 847-5729

Katherine Anne Porter

Public Charter School, Grades 9th-12th

515 FM 2325                                     (512) 847-6867

PRIVATE SCHOOLS

St. Stephens Episcopal School

Private School, 2 yrs through 5th grade

6000 FM 3237                                    (512)847-9857

Wimberley Montessori School

45 La Buena Vista Dr.                        (512) 847-6055                      

Zweites Haus School of Wimberley, LLC

Christian based preschool

1500 Fischer Store Rd.                      (512) 847-7459



Fire and EMS
Wimberley is served by an award-winning Volunteer Fire Department and Emergency Medical Service. Both respond to the County's 911 service.

Medical Services
Medical Doctors, Dentists and Chiropractors operate full time offices in Wimberley. Hospitals are available in San Marcos and Austin.

Wimberley Valley Chamber of Commerce, Convention Center and Visitors Bureau • 14100 Ranch Road 12 • P.O. Box 12, Wimberley Texas 78676 • 512-847-2201