Residents enjoy the pleasant country setting as well as the close proximity to the urban amenities of Austin. To the north is the Round Rock area, home to Dell Computer as well as several other large employers. Homes are modestly priced compared to Austin. This is a popular area for young professionals, skilled workers and their families and pets.
The master planned community of Scofield Farms, situated on an old family homestead, offers a park, play area and pool for their residents. Sports fields and trails lie with in the development. One of the most upscale communities for Pflugerville is Blackhawk. The primarily brick homes are arranged on and around the fairways of an 18-hole golf course. Other amenities include a pool, clubhouse, tennis courts and play areas. Standard shopping amenities are relatively convenient. For more extensive shopping, Round Rock is just around the corner.