Buchanan Dam

Located along the southwestern shores of the gorgeous Lake Buchanan, Buchanan Dam is one of the best waterfront communities in the heart of Texas Hill Country. Located in Llano County, Buchanan Dam is a census-designated place home to a lively population that’s over a thousand, according to 2010 estimates.

One of the most interesting facts about Buchanan Dam is regarding its total area size. Buchanan Dam is reported to encompass a total area of 20.1 square miles, but at least 62% of it is water and the remaining percentage land. Picturesque and calm, Buchanan Dam is one of the first options in Texas Hill Country for idyllic lakeside living.


If Buchanan Dam’s environs aren’t enough to entice, perhaps its location will. Buchanan Dam is only 10 minutes away from Kingsland. Meanwhile, Llano, the county seat of Llano County, is located about 17 minutes away via TX-29 E. Austin is an hour’s drive away via TX-29 W, while San Antonio is almost two hours away.

In addition, Buchanan Dam is located in proximity of two state parks: Inks Lake State Park and Longhorn Cavern State Park, both located in neighboring Burnet County.

Buchanan Dam TX real estate and Buchanan Dam homes for sale

Real estate offerings in Buchanan Dam are exciting and offer great value for money, regardless of your budget. Single-family homes are plentiful throughout the community, available in a variety of architectural styles and sizes. It’s not uncommon for these residences to be built in spacious lots, guaranteeing plenty of space especially for outdoor living.

Thanks to its location, Buchanan Dam is also home to a collection of waterfront homes fronting Lake Buchanan. Last but not the least, Buchanan Dam TX real estate also offers acreage and tracts of land—highly ideal if you’ve been dreaming of building your forever home from the ground up.

To explore your real estate opportunities in Buchanan Dam TX real estate, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us today.

Local attractions

Buchanan Dam’s close proximity to Lake Buchanan and two state parks make the community a haven for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.

  • Lake Buchanan–Lake Buchanan is a popular daytrip among locals and tourists alike. Private marinas are located along the banks as most of the property bordering the lake is privately owned.

    Aside from boating and other water sports, fishing is a popular activity in the lake. Lake Buchanan is home to several species of fish, such as striped bass, catfish, largemouth bass, and white bass. There are also three lakes located on the lake.

  • Inks Lake State Park–Located in Burnet County, Inks Lake State Park offers land and water recreation. Daytrippers and holiday makers visit the state park to camp, backpack, hike, or spend a day out in the lake. There are approximately 200 campsites scattered throughout the state park, and the lake is well stocked for recreational fishing.

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