Round Rock

Round Rock

A Vibrant City With So Much to Explore.

Welcome to Round Rock

A Vibrant City With So Much to Explore.

Round Rock, Texas, is a vibrant, rapidly growing city that effortlessly combines suburban comfort with a lively local atmosphere. Just a stone's throw from Austin, this city offers the best of both worlds: the tranquility of suburban life along with the amenities and excitement of living near a major urban center. With its rich history, including the famous round rock in Brushy Creek that marked a crossing for early settlers and cattle drives, the city has evolved into a thriving community known for its bustling economy and high quality of life.

What truly sets Round Rock apart is its ability to maintain a close-knit community vibe amidst its growth. The city is home to numerous parks, trails, and recreational areas, fostering an active lifestyle. Its downtown is a bustling hub of activity, offering a variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Round Rock presents an inviting, dynamic setting for your next chapter.
 

What to Love

  • A Warm, Friendly Atmosphere: A welcoming community.
  • Thriving Local Economy: Home to major employers and a thriving business landscape, offering ample job opportunities.
  • Rich Amenities and Recreational Activities: From historic sites to modern amenities, there's always something to explore.

Local Lifestyle

Residents enjoy a lifestyle that beautifully balances work and play. The city's numerous parks and recreational facilities encourage outdoor activities, while its proximity to Austin provides easy access to the entertainment perks of a big city. Community events foster a strong sense of belonging. Dining out, shopping at local markets, or enjoying a leisurely walk in one of the many green spaces are just a few ways people in Round Rock spend their days, highlighting the city's commitment to creating a fulfilling, active community life.

Dining and Shopping

The Salt Lick BBQ offers unique tastes that draw visitors from near and far with its tender, smoked meats, while Round Rock Donuts delights with its iconic treats — from glazed donuts to eclairs, apple fritters, and cinnamon twists.
 
Gino's Italian Restaurant is a go-to spot for great salads, lasagna, chicken specials, seafood, and their famous pizza options. Thai Spoon promises the rich flavors of Thailand, ensuring every dining experience in Round Rock is memorable.
 
For shopping enthusiasts, Round Rock Premium Outlets, Bass Pro Shops, and IKEA Round Rock offer everything from high-end brands to affordable home furnishings and sporting goods, making the city a top shopping destination.
 

Entertainment and Things to Do

Dell Diamond lights up with excitement as the Round Rock Express take the field, providing an ideal setting for a classic American experience in the world of baseball. The camaraderie of cheering for the home team makes every game a memorable event.

The 640-acre Old Settlers Park offers expansive green spaces, a 20-field baseball complex, a disc golf course, cricket fields, soccer fields, and picnic areas, ideal for a day out.

The Round Rock Arts Festival and Chalk Walk transforms downtown Round Rock into an open-air gallery where art leaps off the canvas and onto the pavement. It's a celebration of creativity that brings the community together, offering a feast for the senses with art, music, and culinary delights.
 

Schools

Round Rock is served by the Round Rock Independent School District. Notable schools include:


Overview for Round Rock, TX

117,735 people live in Round Rock, where the median age is 35.6 and the average individual income is $40,197. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

117,735

Total Population

35.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$40,197

Average individual Income

Around Round Rock, TX

There's plenty to do around Round Rock, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

37
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
44
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sweet Rolls, Sushi Yume, and To The Last Crumb.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.12 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.85 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.61 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.36 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.81 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.86 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Round Rock, TX

Round Rock has 43,705 households, with an average household size of 2.68. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Round Rock do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 117,735 people call Round Rock home. The population density is 3,127.94 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

117,735

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35.6

Median Age

49.22 / 50.78%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
43,705

Total Households

2.68

Average Household Size

$40,197

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Round Rock, TX

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Primary Schools ()
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High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Round Rock. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Caldwell Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
1st - 1st
No rating available
Rrisd Early College High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Round Rock Opport Center Daep
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
No rating available
Union Hill Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Chandler Oaks Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Vic Robertson Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Blackland Prairie Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Covenant Christian Academy
PRIVATE
9th - 10th
No rating available
Meridian World School LLC
PUBLIC
K - 12th
4/5
Claude Berkman Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Forest Creek Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Stony Point High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Primrose School Of Round Rock At Forest Creek
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Kids R Kids Of Round Rock
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Xenia Voigt Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Chisholm Trail Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Cactus Ranch Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
Pfc Robert P Hernandez Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Round Rock Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Neysa Callison Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Kingdom Heights Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 7th
No rating available
Blooming Scholars Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
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