Round Rock listed among most family-friendly cities in Texas

  • June 8, 2017

  • By Austin Ellington

  • Posted In: The Quarry

Photo Credit: Rock Studios


Safe neighborhoods, great schools, Friday night fireworks, splashing good times, splurge-worthy shopping, and a one-of-a-kind hometown downtown are just a few of the reasons Round Rock has once again found itself being talked about as one of the most family-friendly cities in Texas.

Round Rock’s recent ranking by Smart Asset as the No. 9 “Best Place in Texas to Raise a Family” continues to back of what we’ve known all along… this place Rocks!

Here’s what the article had to say about our community:

“If you are looking to raise your family in the greater Austin area, it is hard to beat Round Rock. This city is known for having a strong education system and our data backs that up. Round Rock graduates 94% of its students and has top five scores in both percent of students taking AP exams and percent of students who score well on AP exams. Round Rock is also relatively affordable compared to other cities in our top 10. The median monthly housing cost is $1,250, the second-lowest in our top 10.”

Looking for more? You can read the full article online here: https://smartasset.com/mortgage/best-places-in-texas-to-raise-a-family