Round Rock is a city in Williamson County, Texas with, as of the 2010 census, a population just under 110,000. Part of Texas Hill County, Round Rock is located approximately 20 miles north of Austin. Named the seventh-best small city to live in by Money Magazine, Round Rock was also the second-fastest growing city in the United States in 2009, according to CNN.
Humans have been inhabiting Round ROck since at least 9,200 BC. The earliest known inhabitants of Round Rock lived during the Ice Age and are linked to the Clovis culture around 11,000 years ago based on evidence found at the “Gault Site.” Later, in 1851, settlers formed a small community along Brushy Creek.
Demographically, Round Rock is 76% white, 9% African-American, 25% Hispanic/Latino and 4% Asian-American. Just under 32% of Round Rock residents are under the age of 18, 8.5% are aged 18 to 24, just under 39% fall between the ages of 25 and 44, 16.3% are aged between 45 and 64 and 4.5% are 65 years of age or older.
Round Rock offers a robust sports scene. Indeed, the city is home to the Class AAA Pacific Coast League minor league baseball team Round Rock Express. Home games for the Round Rock Express are played at the Dell Diamond, a stadium owned by the city of Round Rock.
Notable residents include Michael Dell, Noel Grisham, Colleen LaRose, Donnie Little, Soapy Smith, Garfield McConico and Chief Rick Stone. Parts of The Rookie and the original The Texas Chainsaw Massacre were filmed in and round Round Rock, Texas.
The Round Rock Municipal Courthouse is located at 301 W Bagdad Avenue, Suite #120 in Round Rock, Texas, 78664.