Round Rock is a city that embraces families, replete with top-rated schools, idyllic neighborhoods, recreation and night life. Stroll through the downtown shops and eateries, or head to Round Rock Premium Outlets outdoor mall for high-end stores, restaurants and Cinemark 14.
The city abounds in parks and trails. Unique to Round Rock is Play for All Park, made possible by community outreach for children of all abilities. Dogs are free to run and play at Dog Depot Dog Park, which features separate areas for large and small dogs. Skateboarders hone their skills at Shaylah Dame Skate Park while other activity enthusiasts are availed over 20 miles of hike and bike trails to traverse. Additional diversions include local events, festivals and tournaments for a variety of sports.
Round Rock High School is highly rated. Nearby colleges are Austin Community and Concordia University. Round Rock is home to Texas A&M Health Science Center, and Dell Technologies is one of the major employers in the area, attracting professionals in management, sales, science and technology.
With all these features, it is no wonder Round Rock has been ranked number five on the list of the 20 best cities to buy a house in America.