About Burleson

Why Choose Burleson


As of January 1, 2015, the number of people who call Burleson home hit the mark at 41,280. Burleson is appealing to many because of its easy proximity to the Metroplex; low taxes; a family-oriented environment; an outstanding school system; plentiful affordable land; more than 26 square miles of rolling hills, lakes and parks; and, it’s one of the fastest growing and desirable communities in the Metroplex. Burleson currently has more than 290,000 residents within a 10-mile radius.

The community is within 30 minutes of at least 6 hospitals, including a pediatric hospital and a trauma center. The school districts consistently bring in SAT and ACT scores that are higher than the state and national averages. Burleson also boasts branch campuses of Hill College and Texas Wesleyan University. The city is home to 2 dozen parks on approximately 300 acres. And, Burleson has its own municipal golf course, Hidden Creek Golf Course, which is renowned in the Metroplex. The city is also home to more than 30 churches of all denominations.

Burleson provides housing for everything from the CEO to a retired couple or a student just starting out on his own. You’re never at a loss for a great place to eat and shop with everything from the big-name chain retail outlets and restaurants to the small business operations that thrive on local support. And, the icing on the cake is a low crime rate, highly trained public safety employees, and a dedicated municipal staff that responds to the citizens’ needs.