Hyde Park is bordered by West 35 St and West 51st Street, as well as Guadalupe Street. Homes are from the turn of the century, including many bungalows. The neighborhood has a very nostalgic feel due to the maintenance of the old architecture, as well as community-enhancing businesses like old homes turned bed and breakfasts. New constructions and developments are heavily monitored.
Many faculty and students, largely upperclassmen, of the University of Texas live in Hyde Park due to its quick commute to campus. Homes in Hyde Park range from under $100,000 to over $700,000, though the median price is around $300,000. The area is also popular with young families due to the family-friendly quaint and quiet atmosphere.