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Hutto boasts a robust business climate that is prepared for continued growth. The City’s prime location in the North Austin MSA and well-educated and highly trained workforce offer boundless opportunities for small and large businesses and a variety of in-demand industries.

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Strategic Location

Located only 30 miles north of downtown Austin, Hutto provides access to major Texas and US markets and access to major highways and interstates.

  • SH-130 Corridor 

  • US Highway 79 

  • Interstate 35

Strong, Educated Workforce

Due to Hutto’s highly educated population, the largest job counts by occupation are concentrated in white-collar jobs, with 68% of the workforce obtaining post-secondary education.

  • 60% White Collar 39% Blue Collar

  • 13.79% Education and Training/Library

  • 10.2%   Office and Administrative Support

  • 9.31% Executive, Managers, and Administrators

Sales also tops the list, with 10.28% of total employees, while Construction and Extraction leads Hutto’s blue-collar job count with 8.35% of workers employed in the industry.

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Top Industries (By Jobs)

The top industries by jobs are Education, Retail, Construction, and Accommodation and Food Services, with the highest concentration belonging to Education.

  • 701 Education Jobs

  • 425 Retail Jobs

  • 359 Construction Jobs

  • 358 Accommodation and Food Services Jobs

A Community for Business, Large and Small

Small businesses and entrepreneurs thrive in Hutto. The majority of local businesses have less than 20 employees.

  • 70.06%: 1-4 Employees

  • 17.41%: 5-9 Employees

  • 7.01%: 10-19 Employees

  • 5.3%: 20+ Employees