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Beautiful Days, Friendly Faces and Everything You Want in a Great Home Town – That’s Georgetown, Texas

Georgetown TX Square, a classic hometown setting for community festivals, a popular gathering place Imagine yourself at the end of the day in a community that inspires you every minute. After another sunny day in this Texas Hill Country gem, you stand in the Georgetown, TX courthouse square surrounded by some of the finest High Victorian commercial architecture outlined in lights — like living in a postcard.

Depending on the time of year, this could be the close of an evening after fine dining al fresco with friends, or the raising of the curtain on a night at the theater. For everything from small town charm to big city amenities…from mind-bending shopping venues to stunning restaurant selections…from houses of worship to places of healing…from opportunities to work and chances to play, Georgetown makes your every day new and special!

Georgetown, Texas Quality of Life

A major contributor to the quality-of-life Georgetown offers is Southwestern University.  Since 1873, Southwestern has been a Georgetown landmark. This nationally ranked, private liberal arts institution attracts the brightest students and faculty to enrich our community through academic opportunities, lecture series and cultural venues.

In addition to the benefits of the "small-town feeling" Georgetown offers, it is coveniently located a short distance from Austin, and just a few hours from Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio.