Neighborhood

Georgetown: A Charming Austin Suburb

Located 25 miles north of Austin, Georgetown, Texas is a popular area for young professionals, families, seniors, and students attending one of Greater Austin’s many institutions. Established in 1848, the area surrounding modern-day Georgetown was once home to many native tribes. Today, the small city is has an estimated population of just under 80,000 residents. Georgetown boasts “The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas,” which offers tourists and residents a glimpse into the Victorian era. Southwestern University, the oldest university in Texas, is also located in Georgetown. The city is known for hosting several events throughout the year, including many farmers markets, First Fridays in Downtown Georgetown, and the annual Red Poppy Festival. For even more entertainment, locals take the short commute into Austin, where they can enjoy countless shopping, dining, and recreational opportunities. For charming, suburban living with urban flair, come home to Georgetown!