Georgetown has a population of 50,885. It's located north of Round Rock along IH-35. It has a vibrant tourist industry due to its many attractions and nostalgic charm. Attractions include a bustling downtown shopping center, as well as golf courses at the Georgetown County Club, Cowan Creek Golf Club, Berry Creek Golf Club, the Legacy Hills Golf Club and the White Wing Golf club.
Georgetown also contains a lot of history, including its historic Victorian downtown, the Grace Heritage Center, the Palace Theater, as well as the Williamson County Courthouse and Williamson Museum. Keeping with Georgetown's family-friendly atmosphere, there are many areas which cater to kids including All Things Kids, City Lights Theatres, a public maze and play area called Creative Playscape, the disc golf course, Fountainwood Observatory and the Georgetown Public Library.
Median home prices in Georgetown remaining relatively stable from 2006 through 2011, hovering around the median price of approximately $190,000. Home prices range from $150,000 to over $1,000,000.