Just 25 miles from Austin, Georgetown is quickly becoming a favorite amongst residents looking to live near Austin but away from the hustle and bustle. Georgetown's charming city square (which was voted the most beautiful in the state) is filled with great restaurants, bars, and shopping. With over 40 retail stores within the square, there is never a shortage of entertainment. From wine tastings to parks and everything in between, the square has you covered. Georgetown ISD boasts a 95.5% graduate rate while serving 13,200 students as of 2021. Home to Southwestern University, a private liberal arts college, Georgetown truly caters to every stage of life.
Georgetown square hosts an array of family-friendly events throughout the year, one being the annual and highly anticipated Red Poppy Festival every spring. With tons of food vendors and live music, the Red Poppy Festival is a must! Georgetown square also hosts great holiday celebrations like the annual Christmas Stroll and the Lighting of the Square.
If venturing into the great outdoors is your thing, Georgetown is fully equipped with outdoor fun. Just five minutes away, San Gabriel Park is a Georgetown staple. Surround yourself with beautiful 200-year-old oak trees or grab some friends and play a round of disc golf with their very own nine hole course in the park.