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Top 10 Reasons to Live in Burleson County

Our Beautiful Natural Setting
 
Burleson County is located in the beautiful south central region of Texas.  Gentle rolling hills, live oak and post oak groves, rivers, lakes and creeks all make Burleson County a great place to live. 

Affordable Housing

While there have been wild swings in the real estate market in many parts of the United States.  Real estate in Burleson County has remained steady and there are a good supply of existing homes and home builders with extensive experience.  Local banks are eager to work with folks wanting to locate here.

Leisure Activities

Lake Somerville provides tons of fun whether you like jet skiing, canoeing, fishing, or just splashing in the water in one of seven parks around the lake.  Copperas Hollow Country Club (public) is a great 9 hole course that is well maintained and offers a fun round of golf.  Tennis courts, walking trails, horseshoes can all be had at a variety of municipal parks throughout the county.


Cultural Community

The rich Czech heretage of Burleson County is celebrated each year during the Kolache Fest in Caldwell. Our ranching heritage is highlighted by our covered rodeo arena that hosts events 50 out of 52 weekends.


Our Vibrant Arts Community

The Burleson County Theatre Guild provides an excellent opportunity for folks that love community theatre to particpate or enjoy.  Arts at the Lake is a our non profit organization that promotes all arts with shows and special programs throughout the year.

Abundant Wildlife
   
Better birding and wildlife observation opportunities will be hard pressed to beat out Burleson County.  The Lake Somerville National Wetlands area offers over 8 miles of trails and opportunity to observe wildlife and over 100 variety of birds. 

Our Organized Youth Programs

Little League Baseball and Softball, Boy and Girls Scouts, 4-H and Future Farmers of America, Youth Soccer, Volleyball and Basketball.

Food and Fun

Restaurants, Dance Hall, and High Spirits.

High Quality Health Care


The Burleson County Hospital District is committed to providing the citizens of Burleson County great health care.  Contracting with the St. Joseph Health Care System we have an outstanding hospital and two full service clinics. There are also independent medical and dental clinics in the county.  The Burleson County Health Resource Clinic offers a wide range of social services, with two locations in the county.  There are two excellent nursing homes and assisted living facilities.

Caring People

The people of Burleson County are deeply involved in their community.  Whether it is in community meetings, discussing local policies, worshiping, or showing our patriotism there are caring people working together to make our lives better and more fulfilling.