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Dripping Springs is an incorporated town in Hays County, Texas, United States, 21 miles southwest of Austin. The population was 1,788 at the 2010 census.
Dripping Springs is located at 30°11’31?N 98°05’07?W (30.191998, -98.085382), 21 miles southwest of Austin. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.3 square miles (8.5 km2), all land.
The town bills itself as the Gateway to Hill Country, referring to the 25-county region known as Texas Hill Country.
Dripping Springs is part of the Sustainable Places Project, an initiative to help Dripping Springs and other Central Texas cities create livable places that reflect community goals as the cities grow.
An HEB grocery store and Home Depot are located near the junction of U.S. Highway 290 and RR 12. Dripping Springs is also the wedding capital of Texas and a tourist spot. The town and surrounding area is recognized as a brewery, distillery, and winery destination.
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