Granger is a city located in Williamson County, Texas, United States. As of the 2020 United States Census, the estimated population of Granger was around 1,500 people, making it a small but tight-knit community
The city is located about 35 miles northeast of Austin and is known for its historic downtown area and vibrant community events. Granger was founded in 1882 and named after a railroad official, J.B. Granger.
In terms of demographics, Granger is a diverse city, with a mix of residents of different ethnicities, cultures, and backgrounds. According to the United States Census Bureau, the population of Granger is around 53% White, 36% Hispanic or Latino, 7% Black or African American, and 2% Asian.
The average home price in Granger varies depending on factors such as location and the size of the property, but as of 2021, the median home price in the area was around $180,000. The property tax rate in Granger is 2.3% per $100 valuation, which is slightly lower than the state average.
Granger is served by the Granger Independent School District, which includes several highly rated schools. According to Niche.com, some of the top-rated schools in the district include Granger High School, Granger Middle School, and Granger Elementary School.
Granger has its own chamber of commerce, which can be reached by phone at (512) 859-2641. The city can be reached by phone at (512) 859-2755.