Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Manchaca, TX
Manchaca (pronounced /ˈmæntʃæk/) is a small unincorporated community in Travis County, Texas, United States. Located 10 miles (16 km) southwest of downtown Austin, it is named after José Antonio Menchaca, an early military and political leader in Texas. At Manchaca's heart is Menchaca Elementary school, many privately owned businesses, and the Manchaca Firehall. The firehall is a popular local restaurant and meeting place and is also home to the Manchaca Volunteer Fire Department. Youth can play Little League and PONY league baseball at the Manchaca Youth Optimist Club, with baseball facilities just west of the town, near the Marbridge Ranch home for the mentally disabled.