Sierra Ridge Apartments

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Affordable apartments in South Austin

Sierra Ridge is a family-friendly community within walking distance of St. Elmo Elementary School with an on-site Community Learning Center and easy access to public transportation.

Offering 1, 2, and 3 bedrooms.

Rents between $785 -$980, with a $200 deposit.

Waste, trash and basic cable included in rent

Special needs apartments available.


Sierra Ridge Apartments includes units for At-Risk/Homeless Families as part of our Children’s Home Initiative Program. Click here to learn more 

Contact Sierra Ridge Apartments

201 W. St. Elmo Rd.

Austin, TX 78745

phone: 512-462-0888

fax: 512-462-0890

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Monday to Thursday, 8:00am – 5:00pm, Friday, 7:30am – 4:30pm (Closed Weekends)

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The benefits of living at Sierra Ridge:

  • 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments
  • On-site Community Learning Center
  • Free after-school and summer learning
    programs for children
  • Computer access and
    adult education classes
  • Pre-Literacy program
  • Energy-efficient appliances
  • Easy access to public transportation
  • Community amenities like play and picnic areas, swimming pool, sports court

Home Amenities  

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments
  • Energy-efficient appliances
  • Spacious floor plans
  • Ceramic tile flooring*
  • Ceiling fan in every room
  • Large kitchens
  • Balconies/patios
  • Special needs apartments available

*in select units on the first floor only

Community Amenities  

  • Laundry room
  • Covered parking
  • Sports court
  • Playground
  • Picnic areas/barbeque grills
  • Resident-maintained community garden
  • Large swimming pool
  • Walking distance to St. Elmo Elementary School
  • Computer lab
  • On-site Community Learning Center

Learning Center 

  • After-school and summer learning programs
  • Pre-Literacy program
  • Teen program
  • Food pantry
  • English as a Second Language classes
  • Money management classes
  • Parenting classes
  • Adult fitness classes


For more information, contact:

Learning Center Coordinator Carmen Cossio

Email: Carmen.Cossio@foundcom.org

Phone: 512-443-6055

Services Available at Sierra Ridge Apartments

Education Services from Foundation Communities in Austin, Texas



  • Free after-school and summer learning programs for students in K – 5th Grade and teens in middle and high school
  • Pre-literacy program
  • Adult education classes


Financial Stability Programs from Foundation Communities in Austin, Texas

Financial Stability

Financial Stability

  • Matched savings
  • Free income tax preparation
  • Money management classes


Heatlh Services from Foundation Communities in Austin, Texas

Healthy Living

Healthy Living

  • Zumba
  • Yoga
  • Walking groups
  • Nutrition & healthy cooking classes
  • Health education classes


Basic Requirements for Living at Sierra Ridge Apartments

To View Our Tenant Selection Criteria Click Here»

*Please note:  The Tenant Selection Criteria is subject to change at any time.  The most recent version is held in the Property Management office and supersedes the version on the website.

Meet specific income guidelines

Pass criminal
and credit checks

Have a good rental history