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Living in Brownwood

Brownwood, “Feels Like Home!”

Brownwood and the Brown County area is located near the geographical center of Texas with a county population of near 38,000. Brownwood it is the largest city in a 70 mile radius and serves as a regional hub for many trades of commerce including healthcare.

You will find that living in Brownwood and the Brown County area offers a warm friendly atmosphere. It is a wonderful place to live and raise a family. It offers a variety of community activities, educational opportunities, youth sports activities and lake recreation. It is home to some of the best hunting and fishing in Texas.

As a healthcare provider you will find that involvement and caring for our community is a priority for Hendrick Medical Center Brownwood (HMCB). HMCB is a licensed 188 bed facility offering a range of services including acute and specialty care, 24 hour emergency care, in and outpatient services along with oncology services. We are committed to progress and hope you will choose to live and work here and be a part of our community.

Brownwood at a Glimpse

Entertainment and Attractions

  • Visit Brownwood
    Explore the Top of the Texas Hill Country when you Visit Brownwood.
  • Brownwood Public Library
    View the Brownwood Public Library website for information about events and education.
  • Community Events
    Access our community calendar to view upcoming events.
  • Lehnis Railroad Museum
    The Martin & Frances Lehnis Railroad Museum is located across the street from the historic Brownwood Santa Fe Depot and Fred Harvey House.
  • Parks & Recreation
    Discover community activities and information about local parks and pavilions.
  • Pavilions and Rentable Facilities
    Listing of Parks, Pavilions, Pools and buildings that can be rented for meetings, parties, weddings or birthdays.
  • Performing Arts
  • Pools
    Find the hours of operation and more information about Brownwood Municipal Pools.
  • Senior Citizens
    We are here to serve the needs of Brownwood Citizens 60 years of age or older.

About Brownwood

Education in area Brown County ISD’s (School Districts)

Bangs Independent School District



Blanket Independent School District



Brookesmith Independent School District



Brownwood Independent School District



Early Independent School District



May Independent School District



Premier High School



Zephyr Independent School District

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Private Schools

  • Victory Life Academy, Main Office, 325-641-2223
  • Cross Classical Academy, Administration, 325-646-8560