Austin is a great place to live, as you will find a number of suburbs around the city offering something for everyone. This article gives you information about the various Austin Suburbs, in case you're moving to the city or moving within the Travis County area.
ROUND ROCK, TX - AUSTIN SUBURB
Round Rock is an Austin Suburb located 15 minutes north of downtown Austin. The population is just over 85,000. Round Rock is considered to be the "Sports Capital of Texas" due to its vast amount of outdoor parks, trails into the Hill Country, and activities, and is host to the Nolan Ryan owned Round Rock Express, a Triple-A Minor League baseball team. Round Rock was built truly as an outdoor lover's dream.
KYLE, TX - AUSTIN SUBURB
The City of Kyle, Texas is located in the heart of Central Texas between Austin and San Antonio, in the flourishing Hays County. Real estate in this countryesque city ranges from commercial rental property to sprawling ranch homes and everything in between. If you're looking for a country atmosphere that's convenient to major city offerings, Kyle may be the place for you.
TAYLOR, TX - AUSTIN SUBURB
Taylor, Texas is a small suburb of Austin, located approximately 30 minutes north of Downtown Austin. Taylor has seen steady growth between the late 90's and early 2000's, and is still continuing to expand. A town built on cattle trade, the city is young and diverse, with a median age of just 33 years old, and its young population has pushed Taylor to become an extremely 'wired' city. In collaboration with the city, local schools, the county government, local hospitals, and the state government, Taylor has converted an old middle school into public computer labs, public offices, public videoconferencing centers, and has public wireless access points all across the city. Taylor's residents and officials are dedicated to the well-being and improvement of the city and its people, and is a great place to make your home.
GEORGETOWN, TEXAS - AUSTIN SUBURB
Georgetown, Texas, was founded in the mid-1800's and is the county seat of Williamson County. Founded as an agrarian community, Georgetown saw vast population growth in the 1970's and 80's, but the town did not forget its own history. Georgetown has one of the best preserved Victorian-era downtown historic district in the whole United States, earning its Main Street title of 'National Main Street.' Georgetown also has many natural attractions, with popular recreation sites such as Lake Georgetown and Inner Space Caverns. Georgetown also has one of the best public school programs in the nation, with several schools receiving Recognized and Exemplary status.
HUTTO, TX - AUSTIN SUBURB
Hutto, Texas, is a small family-oriented suburb 20 minutes north of Austin, Texas. Hutto is seeing extremely fast population growth, at about a rate of 880% over the past 5 years, making it one of the fastest growing small cities in America. Hutto has been able to expand its economy along with its population, and is one of the best managed cities in the nation, with city expansion masterfully planned.
DRIPPING SPRINGS, TX - AUSTIN SUBURB