Salado has a prime geographic location directly off Interstate 35 less than one hour from Austin and Waco; and approximately 2.5 hours from Dallas. This makes this unique, quaint, and historic village a perfect location for those wishing to enjoy small town living but with proximity to big city amenities. Natural amenities include the Salado Creek, abundant wildlife and lush greenery and towering trees framing picturesque neighborhoods. Salado schools consistently show high in rankings proving the community's dedication to the education of its young people. There is an outstanding internationally ranked golf course, a designated historical district and excellent retail locations with competitive lease rates in Salado. Building sites are affordable and available for both residential and commercial needs. Salado is known for its creative arts and culture. Many artists including those with international connections call Salado home.