Georgetown is a city located in the Austin metropolitan area, which is part of Texas, United States.
Georgetown is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near Interstate 35, the railway line or the airport (Georgetown Municipal Airport). It is very hard to access green spaces from the majority of locations within the city since they are spread out sparsely. Despite that, there are about 10 parks close by for residents to discover.
The housing stock of Georgetown is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. The average year of construction for dwellings in this city is 1994. This part of the Austin metropolitan area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 80% of the population of this city own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
High schools and primary schools are not especially abundant in Georgetown, and accordingly tend to be a rather long walk away. Property owners benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Concerning eating, accessing one of around 30 grocery stores on foot is possible for some, but not all, house buyers in Georgetown. There are also a few choices for those who care about nearby restaurants.
The car is usually the best transportation option in this city. It is very convenient to find a place to park. However, it is very inconvenient for people walking to move around in this part of the Austin metropolitan area as very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.