Welcome to Kerrville

Kerrville and Kerr County, Texas is a community of approximately 51,000 located on Interstate 10 just fortyfive minutes northwest of San Antonio and less than two hours west of Austin. We are the largest city in the Texas Hill Country with a diverse economy based on production, services, healthcare and education. Our legacy industries are jewelry and aviation manufacturing. Kerrville is also located between the Eagle Ford Shale, Cline Shale and Permian Basin to support the energy industry. Manufacturers, suppliers and small businesses benefit from quality of life and proximity to two major metropolitan areas and energy companies can save costs by locating or expanding in the middle of three major oil and gas production areas.

Cost of Living

Kerrville is an affordable place to live. Cost of living indices refer to the level of prices relating to a range of everyday items and are based on a US average of 100. Kerrville’s average is 94.3.

Education

Kerrville / Kerr County is home to 5 public school districts, 5 private primary schools, a private high school, junior college and university. KEDC will work with you and our educational partners to customize curricula to suit your needs.

Housing

Kerrville is located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country and is in one of the fastest growing, most desirable regions in the state with close proximity to two major metropolitan areas.

Public Safety

Kerrville has been named one of the safest communities in Texas by SafeWise.

Healthcare

Kerrville has an excellent array of healthcare options with Peterson Regional Medical Center and a Veterans Administration Hospital.

Climate

The Hill Country enjoys pleasant year-round weather with an average rainfall of 32.35 inches. The average July temperature is 81 degrees while the average January temperature registers at 45 degrees.

Recreation

Kerrville recently opened the redesigned Louis Hays Park, 4.5 miles of River Trail along the Guadalupe River and is developing one of the finest youth sports complexes in Texas.

Culture

The Arts are alive and well in Kerrville!

Shopping

Downtown Kerrville is experiencing a renaissance. Visitors can enjoy everything from boutiques, antiques stores to contemporary galleries.