Old Enfield is a historic neighborhood with elegant homes, large, well-furnished parks, top-performing schools, and a convenient location. The neighborhood is just west of the University of Texas campus and north of downtown, so residents can easily access the shopping and entertainment amenities of those areas. It also borders Hwy. 1 (MoPac) and Lamar Blvd., two major local thoroughfares, offering easy access to other parts of Austin. As one of the most desirable and expensive neighborhoods in town, Old Enfield is home to some of Austin's most distinguished residents. There are also professional singles and families here including university faculty. Old Enfield, coupled with Pemberton Heights, are considered the most established and revered neighborhoods in Austin and the coveted 78703 zipcode.