Welcome to Austin
Whether you are just visiting or moving in next door, we’re happy to have you. Known for our natural water springs, like Barton Springs Pool, and vibrant nightlife, Austin has a little something for everyone. You’ve likely heard some amazing things about our town, but here are some things you might not know:
Out of 365 days, Austin gets an average of 300 days of sunshine.
It changed from Republic capital to state capital after the United States annexed Texas in 1848.
Forbes has designated Austin Texas as one of the U.S.’s biggest “brain magnet” cities
Our offices are located in the beloved Zilker neighborhood, named the 6th best neighborhood in Austin by Austin Monthly. Zilker Park itself is known for events like the Zilker Park Kite Festival, Blues on the Green, Austin City Limits Music Festival, and the Zilker Holiday Tree. With an abundance of beautiful green space, quality schools, and a diverse population, you’ll be glad to call Austin home.
WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT AUSTIN?
or visit austintexas.org to see what’s awaiting you in the Live Music Capital of the world.