Downtown Kyle, Texas. Kyle was home to Katherine Anne Porter, the Pulitzer Prize winning author who penned numerous famous short stories, such as Noon Wine.
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The population of the Kyle/Buda area has exploded in recent years, further enriching the already vibrant communities here. Numerous historical sites and recreational opportunities await visitors and active community organizations provide information and activities throughout the year.
Kyle’s population is now more than 25,000, and numerous retail developments have sprung up to support the fast-growing population here and in nearby Buda. The award winning Hays Consolidated Independent School District offers a strong educational foundation and, with 24 colleges and universities in a 50-mile radius, major employers have no trouble finding a young, motivated workforce.
Major employers include Grande Communications (telecommunications), Hays Consolidated Independent School District, and businesses in nearby San Marcos. Located 15 miles from Austin and 50 miles from San Antonio, the area is perfectly positioned to take full advantage of the fast growing IH-35 corridor.