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Q: Does Round Rock have a food pantry?
Q: Are there any book clubs in Round Rock?
Q: Do I need to be a Round Rock resident to use City services?
Q: Where can I get information on helping reduce crime in my neighborhood?
Q: Do I have a particular officer working in my neighborhood?
Q: How do I know if an organization soliciting for contributions is legitimate?
Q: How do I schedule a crime prevention program?
Q: How can I compliment a Police Officer or Police Employee?
Q: Who do I contact to hire an off-duty officer?
Q: How do I report drug dealing?
Q: Can citizens ride out with police officer on patrol?
Q: How do I report a traffic complaint in my neighborhood such as speeding, people running red lights or stop signs?
Q: Does Round Rock have a curfew for minors?
Q: How do I register to vote?
Q: Are there any farmers markets in the area?
Q: What are the property taxes in Round Rock?
Q: What is the sales tax in Round Rock?
Q: What newspapers serve Round Rock?
Q: Are there any RV parks or campgrounds in Round Rock?
Q: Where is a post office in Round Rock?
Q: Where do I get information about volunteering in the Round Rock community?
Q: What are the latitude and longitude and elevation of Round Rock?
Q: Does Round Rock have activities for seniors?
Q: What is the population of Round Rock?
Q: Where can I find information about crime statistics in Round Rock?
 
Does Round Rock have a food pantry?
Contact the Round Rock Serving Center to find out about donation opportunities. It is located at 1801 North IH 35. The phone number is 512-244-2431.
Are there any book clubs in Round Rock?
Round Rock New Neighbors Book Club meets on the third Monday of the month at the Barnes and Noble in La Frontera at 1:00 pm, 238-6433
 
The Round Rock Senior Center's Great Books Discussion Group meets the first Tuesday of the month, 218-5499.
Do I need to be a Round Rock resident to use City services?
Many properties with Round Rock postal addresses are actually outside the city limits. Residents of these areas may not be eligible for some city services (brush recycling and mulch), or may be required to pay an additional fee (library and recreation facilities), because they are not paying property taxes to the city for these services.

If you are not sure whether you live inside or outside the city limits, look up your address on Round Rock City View, check your property tax bill to see if you are paying city property taxes, or call the Planning Department (512-218-5428).
Where can I get information on helping reduce crime in my neighborhood?
Contact your sector lieutenant at the Round Rock Police Department at 218-5500.
Do I have a particular officer working in my neighborhood?
Yes. Please view the Police Department’s sector beat map.
How do I know if an organization soliciting for contributions is legitimate?
Contact the Round Rock Police Department at 512-218-5500 for more information on legitimate organizations.
How do I schedule a crime prevention program?
Contact the Police Department at 512-218-5500.
How can I compliment a Police Officer or Police Employee?
You may contact the Round Rock Police Department’s Internal Affairs Office by calling (512) 218-5528.
Who do I contact to hire an off-duty officer?
Please contact Caitlyn Combs at (512) 218-5512 at the Police Department.
How do I report drug dealing?
Contact the Round Rock Police Department's Contact the Round Rock Police Department's Narcotics Unit at 512-218-5500.
Can citizens ride out with police officer on patrol?
Yes, citizens can ride with police officers on patrol. Contact the Police Department at 512-218-5500.
How do I report a traffic complaint in my neighborhood such as speeding, people running red lights or stop signs?
Does Round Rock have a curfew for minors?
Yes, Round Rock has a daytime and nighttime curfew for minors under 17. The daytime curfew is from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on weekdays when school is in session. The evening curfew is from midnight to 6 a.m. Monday – Friday, and 1 to 6 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Williamson County has a curfew from midnight to 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and 1 to 6 a.m. Friday and Saturday.
How do I register to vote?
Voter registration forms are available at most libraries and post offices.  To check voter registration information, call 943-1630 to determine precinct number. 

Who Represents Me at Texas Legislature Online provides information of your precinct number, current districts and members of the Texas State Senate, Texas House of Representatives, the Texas delegation to the U.S. House of Representatives, and the State Board of Education.
Are there any farmers markets in the area?
For information on local farmers markets, call 512-281-3699 or visit Georgetown Farmers Market Association.
What are the property taxes in Round Rock?
Check the Finance Department for information on property and sales tax.
What is the sales tax in Round Rock?
The sales tax rate for the City of Round Rock: 8.25 percent. Check the Finance Department's web site for sales tax and property tax information.
What newspapers serve Round Rock?
Round Rock is served by several newspapers: The Round Rock Leader, The Williamson County Sun and the Austin-American Statesman.
Are there any RV parks or campgrounds in Round Rock?
The Old Settlers' RV Park is managed by the Old Settlers Association. Call 512-388-1733 for information. Other RV parks in the area include:

  • East View RV Ranch, Georgetown, (512) 966-4080
  • San Gabriel River RV Resort, Georgetown (512)-868-1401
  • Lake Georgetown  (512)-930-5253
  • Lake Granger (512)-859-2668 or 1-877-444-6777
Or try these parks and campground locater websites:

Where is a post office in Round Rock?
For west Round Rock, a post office is located at 797 Sam Bass Rd. Phone number is 238-9461.

For east Round Rock, a post office is located at 2250 Double Creek Dr. Phone number is 244-6432.
Where do I get information about volunteering in the Round Rock community?
The Round Rock Volunteer Center is located in Allen R. Baca Center, 301 W. Bagdad, Building #2, Round Rock, TX 78664.  Phone (512) 733-7625

Austin Volunteer Center, 323-1898 

Georgetown Information and Volunteer Exchange, 863-4664

Volunteermatch.org listing for Austin/San Marcos area
What are the latitude and longitude and elevation of Round Rock?
Round Rock is located at:

latitude 30° 30’ 76" N.;
longitude 97° 42’ 30" W.;
elevation 709’
Does Round Rock have activities for seniors?
Yes, the Allen R. Baca Center for Senior and Community Activities has many programs for seniors.
What is the population of Round Rock?
Round Rock is a rapidly growing community. See Planning for the latest population numbers. As of June, 2006, the population was 86,902. For the Census in 1990, our population was 30,923. By 2000, the population had doubled to 61,136.
Where can I find information about crime statistics in Round Rock?
The Round Rock Police Department maintains a number of reports of police activity for various subdivisions, apartment complexes, and business complexes on its Neighborhood Crime Reports page. In addition, information about federal Uniform Crime Reports (UCR) statistics for Round Rock are provided at this page.
 


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