Round Rock

Round Rock is 17 miles north of downtown Austin, and 10 miles south of Georgetown. Round Rock reached a population of 122,767 in 2016.





The Round Rock Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HSEM) is committed to serving the community before, during and after a major emergency or disaster through effective coordination of city departments, partnering agencies and organizations and encouraging community preparedness.

Round Rock uses the CAPCOG Regional Notification System (Code Red) to notify residents about specific emergencies. Cell phone users must register their phones at to receive emergency messages by phone, email and/or text. Round Rock will post emergency information on the city’s website,, and social media outlets, on Twitter @RoundRock and on Facebook at Round Rock does not monitor social media posts.

If you require emergency assistance, call 911. Do not post emergency requests or send emergency messages to social media accounts.

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