Welcome to Austin
The city of Austin is a booming city with a unique personality. Austin is the Live Music Capitol of the World with endless things to do. Austin houses the State Capitol. Austin is located in central Texas in the heart of the hill country. It is a hub for technology and development companies.
As Austin grows in population the city still remains true to its slogan of “Keep Austin Weird”. This slogan point to Austin’s dedication to continue to harbor small and unique business. In addition to protecting small businesses, Austin has attracted many big businesses as well such as 3M, Apple Inc., Cisco, Google, Paypal. Texas Instruments, Whole Foods Market and Dell.
Austin’s outdoor community is vibrant and is a very a fit city. Zilker Park lies in the heart of the city. It is riddled with hike and bike trails. It also houses a picturesque sculpture garden, volley ball courts, and the beautiful botanical gardens as well as the barton springs pool. Barton Springs is a natural spring fed pool that maintains a water temperature of 68F. Austin also has an active aquatic centered life with Lake Travis running through the heart of the city. On weekends the vibrant colors of kayaks decorate the waterways.
In addition to Austin’s outdoor community, Austin also offers a bustling night life. With destinations such as 6th Street, Rainey Street and Rock Rose Road the residents of Austin are never bored.
All of these things and more make Austin ranked a consistently one of the best places to live, raise a family, and work within the United States!