Area Information

Pflugerville works in conjunction with the State of Texas and other regional cities to round out its robust economic development efforts. The city considers all economic development opportunities that can enhance and improve the quality of life.

Target industries:

Area Information:

Demographics

A fast-growing community
During the past 10 years, Pflugerville has more than tripled in size.  Today the city has more than 50,000 residents, and is expected to continue to grow during the next five years.

Population

Year 2012 2013 2014
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2015
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2020
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2025
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City 51,894 52,391 52,915 53,444 55,170 59,035

Population by Race

White 36%
Hispanic 28%
African American 16%
Asian/Pacific 7%
Other 13%

Households

Household Income Distribution 5,146
0 – $24,999 19.3%
$24,999 – $49,999 25.2%
$50,000 – $74,999 18%
$75,000 – $99,999 12%
$100,000 – $149,000 12.5%
$150,000 + 13%

Source: US Census 2010


Educational Attainment

 2012
Bachelor’s or Higher 41.9%
Associate’s 5.8%
Some College 20.8%
High School Diploma 18.1%
No High School Diploma 13.4%

Source: Research 360


Age Distribution

Under 17 28.9%
18 – 34 23.1%
35 – 54 33.3%
55 – 74 12.2%
75+ 2.4%

Source: Research 360


Education

Pflugerville Independent School District
Campuses:
High Schools 5 (2 alternative)
Middle Schools 6
Elementary Schools 19
Elementary School enrollment  11,301
Secondary School enrollment  5,355
Student Teacher Ratios
Elementary  22-1
Secondary  26-1
Standardized Testing
7th Grade Standard Achievement Tests
Reading  77.8%
Math  63.4%
Writing  71.20%
ACT/SAT (% of students taking test)  79.4%
% of High School Seniors
Attending College  64%
Entering Labor Market  4%

 

Area Colleges and Universities
Austin Community College
Baylor University -Executive MBA Program
Central Texas College (Community)
Concordia University
Huston-Tillotson College
LeTourneau University
Texas State University
Southwestern University
St. Edwards University
University of Texas
Williamson County Higher Education Center (Temple College)
Vocational Programs Available Yes
State Industrial Job Training Available Yes

 

 

Cost of Doing Business

Because the state has no personal or corporate income tax, the overall tax burden in Texas is 32% less than the national average.

Taxation

City of Pflugerville-Sales Tax per $1 taxable Purchase

State of Texas $0.0625
City of Pflugerville $0.0100
Pflugerville Community Dev Corporation $0.0050
Travis County ESD #2 (Fire and EMS) $0.0050
Total $0.0825

Travis County Property Tax Rates-per $100 of Taxable Value

City of Pflugerville $0.5736
Travis County $0.4946
Travis County ESD #2 (Fire and EMS) $0.1000
Pflugerville ISD (School District) $1.5400
Travis County Healthcare District $0.1290

Williamson County Property Tax Rates-per $100 of Taxable Value

City of Pflugerville $0.5736
Williamson County $0.4490
Williamson County ESD #9 (Fire and EMS) $0.1000
Williamson County FM/RD $0.0400
Upper Brushy Creek WCID $0.0200
Pflugerville ISD (School District) $1.5400
Infrastructure

Utilities

Deregulated electricity rates.

Electric Energy Delivery: Oncor Electric Delivery
Reliability 99.9513768605
Transmission Voltage 69 KV, 138 KV, 345 KV
Service Voltage 120/208, 120/240, 277/480               240/480,

 

Natural Gas: Atmos Energy
Average Cost for Industrial Users ($ per mef) 4.866

 

Water Supplier: City of Pflugerville
SourceDeep Wells Colorado River,  3
Max. Daily Sys. CapacityMGD 21,540,000
Max. Daily Use to DateMGD 10,250,000
Pressure on Mains 40-80 psiv
Storage CapacityMGD 8,500,000
Size of Mains 6-30”
System Looped Yes

 

Sewer System
Treatment Plan TypesCarousel Activated Sludge
Maximum CapacityMGD 5,300,000
Max. Daily Use to DateMGD 4,826,000

 

Telephone Service: AT&T, Grande, Suddenlink, Time Warner, Alpheus
Digital Available Yes
Analog Available No
Electromechanical No
Make and Model AT&T
Software Level
Fiber Optics Yes
Switched 56 Kbps Yes
High Capacity Digital Yes
Digital Data Service Yes
911 Available
Other Network Services
tISDN, CC57, All Digital Features on Request

 

 

Climate

Texas is a Peak Sun Hours state

Climate
Annual Average Temperature 67 F
Annual Average High Temperature 79 F
Annual Average Low Temperature 55 F
Annual Average Precipitation 35.32”
Annual Average Snowfall 0”
Elevation 712’