Located on IH 35 at the northern edge of the Austin Metro area, Georgetown is a beautiful City nestled between the clear waters of the North and South San Gabriel Rivers. Georgetown is experiencing tremendous growth in both residential and commercial sectors. In fact, the US Census Bureau reported that Georgetown was the nation’s fastest-growing city with a population over 50,000 from July 2014 to July 2015. Georgetown’s population estimate was 63,716 in 2015 with a growth rate of 7.8 percent. According to this estimate, Georgetown added 16,316 residents with a growth rate of 34 percent between 2010 and 2015.
The people of Georgetown are friendly and the culture is rich with diversity. Residents and visitors can shop at the unique retail outlets and restaurants on the historic downtown square or the outdoor malls on IH 35. A Main Street designated city, Georgetown cherishes its revitalized Courthouse and surrounding Victorian-era storefronts on “the Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas”. Georgetown also offers a variety of family oriented festivals and
Georgetown is a vibrant and active community for everyone from the students at Southwestern University to the retirees at Sun City, Texas. Georgetown citizens enjoy an excellent quality of life that has been noticed and celebrated with a variety of awards and recognition. Williamson County and the Central Austin area are consistently ranked at the top of national and state, lifestyle and economic awards.
For more information on Georgetown, please contact the City of Georgetown Economic Development Department at (512) 930-3546 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.