economic development

Hutto is a growing community in the Texas Hill Country that is consistently ranked as one of the fastest growing communities in Texas. 

As of August 2018, 30,448 people now call the growing community home, making Hutto one of the fastest growing cities in the nation.

For more information, please email Ashley Lumpkin, Executive Director of Business and Development Services.
Hutto has been recognized as:  
  • Top Place in Texas to Raise a Family
  • #1 Austin Suburb for Young Couples
  • #7 in the 50 Safest Cities
  • 2017 Best Suburbs for Millennial in Austin Metro
 Hutto Facts:  Regional Attractions:
  • Part of the Austin/Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)
  • Low student-to-teacher ratios
  • Short commute to Austin's tech hub
  • Average household income is $93,371
  • Home Value - $250K to $400K
  • 35K cars travel on HWY 79 every single day
  • Population within 15 miles: 581,027
  • High-performing Independent School District
  • Williamson County Higher Education Center located in Hutto

  • Dell Diamond - Home of the Round Rock Express
  • Kalahari Resort
  • Cedar Park Center - Home of the Texas Stars and Austin Toros
  • Circuit of the Americas - Home of the only F1 track in the United States
  • Austin - "Live Music Capital of the World"
  • University of Texas
  • South By Southwest - largest music festival of its kind
  • Lady Bird Lake
  • Zilker Metropolitan Park 

The Community Development Corp is comprised of seven members who are appointed by City Council and serve three-year terms.

Members Term Expiration
Mike Arismendez
June 30, 2021
Shawn Lucas June 30, 2021
Luke Evans, Secretary June 30, 2021
Don Carlson, Vice Chair June 30, 2021
Kevin LaFrance, Treasurer   June 30, 2021
Henry Gideon June 30, 2021 
Steven Harris, Chair June 30, 2021

Contact Information

Send Application to:
City Secretary
500 W. Live Oak St.
Hutto, TX 78634
Ph: (512) 759-4839
Fx: (512) 846-2653
Economic Development Specialist
500 W. Live Oak St.
Hutto, TX 78634
Ph: (512) 759-4843
Fx: (512) 846-2653
Please email Cheri Bowman for assistance

Council Liaison:   Mike Snyder