Named for an actual round rock that served to guide travelers along the famed Chisholm Trail, Round Rock was transformed from a historically important small town to becoming a major player on the global technology scene. Round Rock is located about 15 miles north of Downtown Austin with easy access to the city via IH-35 and has been named both America’s '8th Fastest Growing City' and 'Best Managed City' in the United States.
Some of the more popular neighborhoods in Round Rock are Arbor Place, Behrens Ranch, Forest Creek, and Lake Forest.
Round Rock has a variety of home from the Early 1990s and newer all ranging up to and above 3000 square feet.
Round Rock’s property tax and utility rates are among the lowest in the region making it a great place for all types of home buyers..
Round Rock is home to some large employers like Dell, Wayne Fueling Systems, Hospira, and TECO Westinghouse and has maintained high quality of life while becoming a major center for economic growth in Central Texas, with industry in Clean Energy, Advanced Manufacturing, Life Sciences and Computer/Software Development.
Round Rock has an award-winning park system, a very desirable school district and is statistically one of the safest U.S. cities with a population of at least 100,000.
Combine the economic growth, a mix of new and established neighborhoods, the strong Round Rock ISD schools and proximity to Austin and you have a the makings of a fabulous place to call home.