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Pflugerville has it all!
The City of Pflugerville, Texas has it all: connectivity via major highway access, economic development, retail opportunities, a strong school district and great recreational amenities.
Located in Travis County just north of the state capital, Pflugerville is a fast-growing city, home to over 50,000 residents who enjoy safe streets, a beautiful trail system and share incredible community spirit.
Pflugerville combines trails and community with business opportunities and is the place where quality meets life.
Pflugerville ranks 8th best place for homeownership in Texas
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The city of Pflugerville was recently recognized as the 8th best place for homeownership in Texas for cities of population 25,000 or greater.
Pflugerville was compared to other Texas cities based on the number of homes available, median household income and monthly homeowner costs and population growth. Pflugerville's notable 77.2 percent homeownership rate, close proximity to Austin and numerous "pfests" throughout the year make Pflugerville a great place to live and others are noticing! Congratulations Pflugerville and to you for already knowing what a great place this is to live!
Forbes Magazine Selects Pflugerville as One of the Fastest-growing US Suburban Cities
Selected by Forbes magazine as one of the fastest-growing US suburban cities,
ranking system compared Pflugerville's connectivity, housing, financial state and quality of life to other cities nationwide. Pflugerville joins the Texas cities of Allen, Flowermound, Mansfield, and McKinney in the top 100 best small cities list.
According to the
website, the Best Places to Live designation is based on what "American families care about most - - strong job opportunities, great schools, low crime, quality health care and plenty to do."
lists Pflugerville residents' short commutes, the opportunity to relax at Lake Pflugerville full with its recreational opportunities, sound city finances, and the city's commitment to sustainability demonstrated by the planned construction of the Pflugerville Solar Farm, one of the largest solar farms in the country.
Most notable Pflugerville statistics include Pflugerville's 147.94% job growth from 2000 - 2011 compared to the best places average of 25.01%. In addition, Pflugerville's personal and property crime incidents of 1 per 1000 were half the best places average of 2 per 1000, highlighting the low crime rates in Pflugerville.
Pflugerville receives silver level Scenic City Certification
Nine Texas municipalities were awarded the certification and the achievement is valid for five years, from 2012-2017.
“Scenic Texas promotes beautification of the public spaces in the state of Texas, and this is the first attempt in the United States to develop a standard of ordinances and criteria to judge a city based on its efforts to beautify itself," Girard Kinney, Scenic Texas Board Member said. "It allows Scenic Texas to applaud cities like Pflugerville that have high standards of infrastructure and development which support economic prosperity and quality of life. It's a significant achievement for your city."
Having a scenic city improves property values, attracts new business, enhances economic development efforts and further acknowledges the beautification standards in Pflugerville.
The Scenic City Certification Program recognizes Texas cities which already have strong scenic standards and provides an incentive to others to adopt and implement the kind of stringent criteria that has been proven to enhance economic development and improve quality of life. Criteria include a regulated and enforced sign code, ban on new billboards and a landscaping and tree planting program.
Pflugerville joins 28 other Texas cities certified under this program in 2010-2011.
Pflugerville Community Development Corporation receives Top 5 Expansion Solutions Award of Excellence
Pflugerville Community Development Corporation
, the face of business development in Pflugerville, has been named as one of the recipients of Expansion Solutions Magazine’s 2009 Awards of Excellence in the *** Warehouse/Distribution*** industry category. These awards recognize organizations who have demonstrated exceptional progress and potential in the development of their areas -- by successfully recruiting, retaining and growing businesses.
Pflugerville is becoming the latest growth area for Central Texas and it is a growing destination for warehouse/distribution companies. Located 16 miles northeast of downtown Austin, at the intersection of State Highways 45 and 130, it is 15 minutes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Pflugerville is in a strategic location. There is plenty of available land, a pro-business administration and a well-run municipal government working to help businesses succeed.
Pflugerville Awards 2013
The Finance Department received the Achievement of Excellence in Financial Reporting for 2011 for Comprehensive Annual Financial Report and recognition from Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada in Popular Annual Financial Reporting for fiscal year ending September 2011.
Council member Victor Gonzales received Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce Contributor of the Year award.
The city earned the Keep Texas Beautiful Gold Star Affiliate award.
Parks and Recreation’s Drop by drop program was recognized by the Texas Recreation and Parks Society.
The Planning Department was recognized by the Texas Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA) with the Planning Excellence Award.
The City earned two Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers award for public works water conservation book and Come Home to Shop! ® marketing campaign. The Pfun in Pflugerville public service announcement earned a national City County Communications and Marketing Savvy Award.
The Police Department ranked 7th by the National Association of Town Watch for National Night Out 2013.
The Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC) was recognized with an award from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) for a 2012 creative advertising campaign created by the PCDC’s advertising agency of record,
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