©

Dripping Springs trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner USA  /  Texas  /  Dripping Springs

Dripping Springs

4
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.GeographyDripping Springs is located at, 21 miles southwest of Austin. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.3 square miles, all land.The town bills itself as the Gateway to Hill Country, referring to the 25-county region known as Texas Hill Country.EducationThe town of Dripping Springs is served by the Dripping Springs Independent School District. The area is also served by the Pinnacle Campus of Austin Community College.EconomyDripping 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.DemographicsAs of the census of 2010, there were 1,788 people, 662 households, and 455 families residing in the town. The population density was 468.7 people per square mile (181.1/km2). There were 723 housing units at an average density of 176.8 per square mile (68.3/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 81.50% White, 0.90% African American, 1.30% Native American, 0.10% Asian, 16.2% from other races, and 2.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 29.10% of the population.
Dripping Springs is in Texas (TX). Make your own Dripping Springs vacation itinerary, with a little help from those that know the place like the back of their hands, by using our United States trip itinerary maker tool .
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Dripping Springs

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Dripping Springs

4.5
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
3.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Side trips from Dripping Springs

Hye
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 4​h
4.5
Duration: 2​h

Hidden gems in Dripping Springs

4.4
Duration: 2​h
4.3
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.1
Duration: 2​h

Breweries & Distilleries in Dripping Springs

4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 2​h

Wineries in Dripping Springs

4.6
Duration: 30​min
1.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Parks in Dripping Springs

3.2
Duration: 30​min