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Travis County and Williamson County,


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The Texas state capital is Austin.

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78626, 78628, 78634, 78664, 78681, 78728

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The population of Round Rock is approximately 36,924 (1997), 99887 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 11,699 (1990), 35050 (2010).

The amount of land area in Round Rock is 49.5 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.273 sq kilometers.
The distance from Round Rock to Washington DC is 1336 miles. The distance to the Texas state capital is 15 miles. (as the crow flies)
Round Rock is positioned 30.51 degrees north of the equator and 97.67 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Round Rock location: just north of Austin on Interstate 35. Here is a map page for Round Rock

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Round Rock history:

Round Rock was established in 1850. The name came from a large round rock in the bed of Brushy Creek nearby. The story of the "Round Rock" is important to the city. It is an anvil shaped limstone marker in Brushy Creek. It marked the low water crossing for those crossing the creek along the Chisholm Trail. Part of the area history revolves around an outlaw named Sam Bass. Bass and his gang terrorized banks, trains and stagecoaches in the area. Ultimately Bass was killed when an ambush was set up by the Texas Rangers on July 18, 1878. He died two days later and was buried in the Round Rock Cemetery.

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The founding of Round Rock: 1850
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Sister City - Lake Macquarie City, in Australia.

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