Georgetown Texas City Data

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Georgetown is the historic county seat of Williamson County. Both the county, and the city, have experienced a tremendous growth pattern over the past 10 years. The population of Georgetown has almost doubled since 1997, reaching approximately 30,000 residents. Originally founded at the fork of the San Gabriel River, Georgetown is only a short commute North of the Austin City Limits, yet offers its residents a small hometown feel.

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Georgetown Texas is in Williamson County

Population in July 2009: 50,885. Population change since 2000: +79.6%

Males: 24,791  (48.7%)
Females: 26,094  (51.3%)


Median resident age:  36.9 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip codes: 78626, 78627, 78628

Estimated median household income in 2009: $62,776 (it was $54,098 in 2000)






Estimated per capita income in 2009: $29,470

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $183,519 (it was $139,200 in 2000)






Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $197,445; Detached houses: $199,586; Townhouses or other attached units: $117,433; In 2-unit structures: $153,307; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $120,255; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $106,753; Mobile homes: $64,125

Median gross rent in 2009: $887.

Races in Georgetown, TX: White alone- 32,083 (71.3%) Hispanic- 9,868 (21.9%) Balck alone- 1,357 (3%) Asian alone- 822 (1.8%) Two or more races- 492 (1.1%) Amercian alone- 319 (.7%) Other races alone- 64 (.1%)

Jan. 2011 cost of living index in Georgetown: 93.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (18.6%), English (15.5%), Irish (11.1%), United States (6.8%), French (3.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.2%).

Land area: 22.8 square miles.

Population density: 2229 people per square mile 

For population 25 years and over in Georgetown:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Georgetown city:

  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 62.7%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

1,888 residents are foreign born (4.9% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).

This city:  6.7%
Texas:  13.9%

According to our research there were 51 registered sex offenders living in Georgetown, Texas in July 2011
The ratio of number of residents in Georgetown to the number of sex offenders is 998 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $3,724 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $3,333 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Round Rock, TX (9.4 miles , pop. 61,136).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (24.6 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (96.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Serenada, TX (1.7 miles ), Weir, TX (2.4 miles ), Jarrell, TX (3.0 miles ), Round Rock, TX (3.1 miles ), Brushy Creek, TX (3.2 miles ), Hutto, TX (3.3 miles ), Leander, TX (3.5 miles ), Cedar Park, TX (3.7 miles ).

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Red Poppy Capital of Texas

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,327 (+4.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,487 (43.2%)

Area code: 512

Unemployment in March 2011:






Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 102 (72 officers).

Officers per 1,000 residents here:


Texas average:



Population change in the 1990s: +12,106 (+74.6%).

Hospitals/medical centers near Georgetown:

  • ROUND ROCK MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals, Proprietary, provides emergency services, about 10 miles away; ROUND ROCK, TX)
  • SCOTT & WHITE HOSPITAL-ROUND ROCK (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 10 miles away; ROUND ROCK, TX)
  • SETON MEDICAL CENTER WILLIAMSON (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, about 10 miles away; ROUND ROCK, TX)


Georgetown is in the Georgetown Independent School District: (see Area Schools) Last 4 years school ratings

College/University in Georgetown:

  • Southwestern University  (Full-time enrollment: 1,281; Location: 1001 University Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Georgetown:

  • Austin Community College District (about 23 miles; Austin, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,815)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 26 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 46,563)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 30 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,612)
  • Central Texas College (about 32 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 4,130)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 32 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,379)
  • Temple College (about 36 miles; Temple, TX; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • Texas State University-San Marcos (about 55 miles; San Marcos, TX; FT enrollment: 23,372)

Public high schools in Georgetown:

Private high school in Georgetown:

  • COVENANT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY  (Students: 51; Location: 1603 NORTHWEST BLVD; Grades: PK - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Georgetown:

Private elementary/middle schools in Georgetown:

  • COMMUNITY MONTESSORI SCHOOL  (Students: 220; Location: 500 PLEASANT VALLEY DR; Grades: PK - PK)
  • ZION LUTHERAN SCHOOL  (Students: 195; Location: 6101 FM 1105; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST HELEN CATHOLIC SCHOOL  (Students: 167; Location: 2700 E UNIVERSITY AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • GRACE ACADEMY  (Students: 104; Location: 225 GRACE BLVD; Grades: KG - 11)

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Selecting a community - Austin Area Master Planned Communities

Master Planned Communities in Georgetown Texas: Growing in popularity in Texas Real Estate is the concept of Master Planned Communities. Many have schools within their boundaries, community pools and parks and now it is not uncommon to see small shops or businesses such as doctors, vets or convenience stores open their doors within or in close proximity to the communities. This allows for a small town within a big town kind of feel. Click on the link above to see more information about several such communities in the area.  Several of these communities in Georgetown are Berry Creek and Cimmaron.

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