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Overview

Introduction to Pflugerville, Texas

Pflugerville, Texas, in Travis county, is 5 miles SE of Round Rock, Texas (center to center) and 14 miles NE of Austin, Texas. The city is conveniently located inside the Austin - San Marcos metropolitan area.

Pflugerville History

Pflugerville was first settled in by the family of Henry Pfluger in 1849. Shortly after that, a dam was built on Gilleland Creek. The Missouri-Kansas-Texas railroad entered the city in 1904, and the city's first cotton gin was built that year. The Sky Dome Theater was established in 1913 but closed in 1928. The city was incorporated on July 24, 1965.

Pflugerville and nearby Attractions

  • Walnut Creek Metropolitan Park
  • Austin Children's Museum
  • Barton Springs Pool
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas Museum
  • State Capitol
  • McKinney Falls State Park

Things To Do In Pflugerville

Pflugerville offers various recreational activities and safe park facilities for its residents and visitors. Among the local parks are Pfluger Park, Gilleland Creek Park, Creekside Park, Falcon Point Park at Hanging Rock, and Geneva’s Park. The Heritage Park also includes the Scott B. Mentzer Pool where you can relax during your free hours. Visitors can also plan a day trip to the George Washington Carver Museum, O. Henry Home & Museum, Austin Children's Museum, Daughters of the Republic of Texas Museum, and French Legation Museum.

Pflugerville Transportation

The nearest airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.

Pflugerville Higher Education

Austin Community College and The University of Texas at Austin are close to the city.

Demographics

People

Total Population55,712
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens7.9%
Employed Population 16+29,215
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married55%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher36.6%
Median Earnings25+$44,200
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,477
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,492

Wealth

Median Family Income$87,181
% Above Poverty Level93.1%
% Below Poverty Level6.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home5.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone20.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,221
Median House Value$183,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)54.4%
German12.6%
Irish7.2%
English5.7%
Polish2.1%
French Except Basque1.9%
Italian1.7%
African1.7%
Scottish1.5%
Czech1.3%
Swedish1%
Dutch0.9%
Norwegian0.8%
Nigerian0.7%
Arab0.7%
Welsh0.6%
Danishn0.5%
Russian0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Greek0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Lebanese0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Syrian0.2%
Ethiopian0.2%
Sierra Leone0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Israeli0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Guyanese0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
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Pflugerville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Travis County
Standard Zip Codes78660
P.O. Box Zip Codes78691
Phone Area Codes512
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.44
Approximate Longitude-97.62

Pflugerville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationAUSTIN CITY (CAMP MABRY)
Distance10.8 miles
Jan Temp40 to 60 F
Apr Temp58 to 79 F
Jul Temp73 to 95 F
Oct Temp60 to 81 F
Annual Precip33.6 inches
StationTAYLOR
Distance15 miles
Jan Temp36 to 59 F
Apr Temp54 to 79 F
Jul Temp72 to 95 F
Oct Temp56 to 81 F
Annual Precip35.1 inches
StationAUSTIN-BERGSTROM INTL AP
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp58 to 80 F
Jul Temp74 to 95 F
Oct Temp60 to 82 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Austin907,779$77,755
Cedar Park63,551$101,842
Georgetown59,436$80,107
Hutto21,241$73,961
Manor7,145$71,408
Round Rock112,767$85,603

Pflugerville Public Libraries

Pflugerville Public Library
1008 W PFLUGER ST
Pflugerville, Texas
(512) 990-6375

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Pflugerville Public Schools

Brookhollow El
1200 Railroad Ave
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-5200
Primary
Total Enrollment 512
Cele Middle
6000 Cele Rd
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-3000
Middle
Total Enrollment 765
Harmony Science Academy North Austin
1421 Wells Branch Pkwy W, Ste 200
ZIP: 78660
(512) 251-5000
High
Total Enrollment 657
Hendrickson H S
2905 Fm 685
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-1100
High
Total Enrollment 2771
Highland Park El
528 Kingston Lacy
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-6800
Primary
Total Enrollment 736
Kelly Lane Middle
18900 Falcon Pointe
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-2800
Middle
Total Enrollment 1071
Murchison El
2215 Kelly Ln
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-6000
Primary
Total Enrollment 710
Park Crest Middle
1500 N Railroad Ave
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-2400
Middle
Total Enrollment 940
Pflugerville El
701 Immanual Rd
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-3800
Primary
Total Enrollment 470
Pflugerville H S
1301 W Pecan St
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-0500
High
Total Enrollment 2256
Pflugerville Middle
1600 W Settlers Vly Dr
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-2000
Middle
Total Enrollment 1031
Riojas El
3400 Crispin Hill
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-4100
Primary
Total Enrollment 711
Rowe Lane El
3112 Speidel Dr
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-6600
Primary
Total Enrollment 801
Ruth Barron El
14850 Harris Ridge
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-4100
Primary
Total Enrollment 729
Springhill El
600 S Heatherwilde Blvd
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-5400
Primary
Total Enrollment 678
Timmerman El
700 W Pecan St
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-4200
Primary
Total Enrollment 459
Travis Co J J A E P
1401 W Pecan St
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-0151
Other
Total Enrollment 1
Wieland El
900 Tudor House Rd
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-3900
Primary
Total Enrollment 498
Windermere El
1101 Piccadilly Dr
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-4800
Primary
Total Enrollment 447
Windermere Pri
429 Grand Ave
ZIP: 78660
(512) 594-5600
Primary
Total Enrollment 460

Pflugerville Private Schools

Pflugerville Montessori School
2500 Pecan St W
ZIP: 78660
Elementary
Total Enrollment 7
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