About Hutto

A close-knit community conveniently located near the state capital, the City of Hutto is where small-town charm meets big-city vibes. While best known for its historic hippo mascot, Hutto is on the move. Not only did Money Magazine name Hutto one of the Top 50 Places to Live in the United States in 2023, but the City has also been repeatedly ranked as one of the safest communities around. And despite its impressive growth, Hutto’s culture of collaboration and economic development are stronger than ever. Road by road, and business by business, Hutto is indeed “Building the Future.”

Living in Hutto

Located at the intersection of US 79 and SH 130, Hutto is approximately seven miles east of Round Rock, 15 miles south of the county seat of Georgetown, and 22 miles from Austin, making it an attractive place to live. While the local economy has agrarian roots, the booming Central Texas economy now includes many high-tech, manufacturing, and service jobs. The charm of Hutto is balanced with quality schools, growing parks, expanding retail opportunities, and a strong workforce.