Located at the northern edge of the Texas Hill Country, near the geographic center of the state, Brownwood is a vibrant, friendly community rich in history and steeped in tradition. Residents enjoy a laid back, small town lifestyle that revolves around family and friends. With numerous municipal and public parks, including the 580 acre Lake Brownwood State Park, and Lake Brownwood itself, there’s endless opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast. Brownwood is also a popular spot for family vacations, reunions and retreats.
With 100 miles of shoreline, Lake Brownwood is an outdoorsman’s paradise. Located on the watersheds of the Pecan Bayou and Jim Ned Creek, the lake and surrounding area are popular for fishing, boating, hiking, hunting, camping and picnicking.
Residents and visitors to Brownwood enjoy a wide variety of dining experiences, shopping, sports facilities, annual festivals, live music, theater and endless indoor and outdoor recreational activities.
More than 12 million Texans are within a 3-hour drive from the City of Brownwood, which is only a few miles from the geographic center of the State.