SoCo - South Austin at a Glance
Just steps away from Downtown Austin is history-filled South Congress, commonly known as SoCo. This area contains all kinds of trendy antique shops, restaurants, Instagram-worthy street murals and live music. Tourists and locals alike love to hang out in SoCo. South Congress continues to see a spur of redevelopment within the neighborhood. There are many mixed-use projects, residential complexes, office space, executive suites and coworking centers popping up all over the area. You won’t have to worry about the congestion of working in a high-rise like you would downtown, because South Congress office and residential spaces are generally low rise buildings. Small businesses that thrive in a work-play environment will enjoy being steps away from some of the hippest restaurants, coffee shops and boutiques in Austin. A diverse list of businesses lease office and coworking space in South Congress, the majority being small to medium size businesses.
Heading south to South Austin you'll find more casual, residential neighborhoods and the Greenbelt hiking trail. Further south of 290, you will get more bang for your buck with more economical office and coworking space.