So, what’s UP with Pflugerville, TX?
Often referred to being stuck between a “Rock and a Weird place”, Pflugerville is making its way onto homebuyer’s and business’ radars all over the country. Conveniently located 16 miles north of downtown Austin, and right below the city of Round Rock, Pflugerville is gaining a lot of attention as a great place to live and start a business.
Money Magazine just named Pflugerville, TX as the one of the Countries top 20 best places to live in 2014 http://time.com/money/3312329/pflugerville-tx-best- places-to-live/ . “For [two] consecutive years Pflugerville has placed in the top 50 cities in America,” Pflugerville Mayor Jeff Coleman said in a statement. “Our leap in the rankings is no surprise to anyone living in Pflugerville because they know this is a great place to live.” Money Magazine surveyed 781 cities with populations between 50,000 and 300,000. The magazine used data from Onboard Informatics to study each city’s schools, housing market, economics and available healthcare, among other measures. The magazine also sent reporters to observe the top 35 cities to see what all the hype was about!
Pflugerville is one of the fastest-growing cities in Texas, and families are drawn to the affordable homes, strong school system, and water sports at Lake Pflugerville, the town’s reservoir. A few facts about Pflugerville you may want to know: The median price for a single family home is $170,000 and median age is around 33.1. The average household income is about $87,000 and projected job growth is expected to exceed 11%. You can search available Pflugerville homes right here at http://austin.uprealtygroup.com/pflugerville.php.
The city has gained a lot of attention this year in particular with the completion of Hawaiian Falls Water Park http://www.hfalls.com/pflugerville/. The cities first and only full scale waterpark had its grand opening in summer of 2014 and features a football field-sized wavepool, a 10,000 square-foot children’s activity pool with zero depth entry, a 1,000-foot-long river, and multi-slide towers featuring speed slides, tube slides, body slides and a six-lane mat racer slide with timed
heats, The Aloha Conference Center accommodating up to 200 people for dining or up to 400 people theater-style for meetings, conferences and team building events year-round, and Adventure park with zip lines, rock walls, and so much more! Water park enthusiast from all over the country have been making their way to the new park all summer long, making this a great Pflugerville tourist attraction.
Pflugerville is also full of Pfun! And in case you are wondering, just about everything that starts with “F” has a “P” included, so get used to it! Some of the biggest Pfestivals include Deutschen Pfest May 15th-17th, Pflugerville Pfirecracker Pfestival July 3rd at Lake Pflugerville, and Pfall Chili Pfest October 18th http://www.pflugervillepfallchilipfest.com/. You can get more information about upcoming Pflugerville Pfestivals by going to http://www.pflugervilletx.gov/index.aspx?NID=579 .
With all the expanded growth, affordable housing, entertainment and Pfun, it’s no wonder that Pflugerville would be considered a highly ranked area to live, especially if you want to be close to Austin, but not quite in the city limits. There are big plans in store for the city including Sunshine Village and SunTech Office Park at Pflugerville Crossing, which could bring more jobs and retail to the area. You can read more about this huge project at http://impactnews.com/austin-metro/round- rock- pflugerville-hutto/major-project-in-the-works/ .
For more information on What’s UP with Pflugerville, TX, contact your local Real Estate experts at Up Realty right here: http://austin.uprealtygroup.com/ . We are your Austin, Pflugerville, Round Rock, Cedar Park, Georgetown, Kyle, and Buda Real Estate experts and would be glad to help you buy or sell your next home in these areas! As local Pflugerville residents ourselves, we can attest to how great this growing city is! We know “What’s UP”!