Georgetown, which is 26 miles north of Austin on I-35, is a community of 28,000 that balances historic charm with modern comforts to give Georgetown residents the best of both worlds. Georgetown is a relaxing community filled with friendly folks offering visitors a chance to shop, dine, fish and enjoy a relaxing getaway. Known for its carefully preserved past, Georgetown features Victorian-era storefronts, antique streetlights and brick walks lining shaded downtown streets.

More than 180 homes and buildings are listed on the National Historic Register. The area features excellent schools, numerous lakes nearby, and plenty of recreational activities. Several championship golf courses are only minutes away. Students in Georgetown are served by the Georgetown Independent School District with 8,300 plus students, attending classes at seven elementary campuses, three middle schools, a ninth-grade campus and high school. The district is fully accredited by the Texas Education Agency (TEA), and both the district, as well as Southwestern University takes pride in their outstanding educational programs.