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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
Don't you love living here?
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 2015
Communications National Savvy Award, Silver Spur and Award of Excellence from the City County Communications and Marketing Association (3CMA)
Popular Annual Financial reporting award for 2014 budget report (from Government finance officers association for fiscal year 2014 report – 5th consecutive year)
Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for 11th year straight
Tree City USA from Arbor Day Foundation and National Association of State Foresters
Water conservation team award from the Texas Chapter of the American Water Works Association
Communications TAMI awards and an Award of Honor from the Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers
Video Second Overall Performing Excellence 2015 Programming Awards from the Texas Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (TATOA)
Gold scenic city from Scenic City Texas
PfunTX Tourism Award
Planning excellence award
Pflugerville Gold Level City award
Outstanding crime prevention department award, Crime prevention manager award and media award from the Central Texas Crime Prevention Association
Library of Excellence award from the Texas Municipal Library Directors Association
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