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Helpful Resources for Moving to Austin, TX

Moving to Austin? Getting established will be easier if you know where to find necessary amenities, healthcare services, and utility providers near you. Check out this guide on relocating to Austin covering everything you need to know about living in Bat City.

Moving Needs

Looking for ATX moving companies or self storage solutions to help with your move to Austin? Consider these national moving companies, local movers, and storage facilities in Austin.

Moving Companies in Austin, TX

Local & Regional Movers

National Moving Companies

Extra Space Storage Facilities in Austin, TX

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Utilities

Finding utility providers near you for services like gas, water, electricity, and more is an important first step when moving. Check out this list of utility providers in Austin.

Cable, Phone, & Internet Providers in Austin, TX

Cable

Landline & Mobile

Internet

Waste & Recycling Providers in Austin, TX

Water Providers in Austin, TX

Gas Providers in Austin, TX

Electricity Providers in Austin, TX

Amenities

Learn which amenities are available near you in ATX. Find groceries, pharmacies, and gyms in Austin below.

Grocery Stores in Austin, TX

Pharmacies in Austin, TX

Local Pharmacies

National Chains

Gyms in Austin, TX

Local Gyms

National Chains

Transit

Whether you plan to utilize public transportation in Austin or commute by driving, here’s all the information you need about ATX roadways and transit options.

Major Roadways in Austin, TX

  • Interstates: I-10 & I-35
  • Major Roads: U.S.-79, U.S.-90, U.S.-183, U.S.-290, Mopac Expy, Texas 111 Loop, Texas 360 Loop

Public Transportation in Austin, TX

Local Travel

National Travel

Health & Safety

Get acquainted with emergency services and hospitals in Austin before your move. Check out this list of healthcare providers and emergency services in ATX.

Hospitals in Austin, TX

Emergency Services in Austin, TX

Government Services

Take care of clerical tasks like updating your address, registering to vote, and registering your car after your move. Here are some DMV locations in Austin and other resident resources.

DMV in Austin, TX

Voting in Austin, TX

Education

Moving to Austin with kids? Find everything from daycare centers and early childhood education, to public and private school districts and universities in ATX.

Early Childhood in Austin, TX

K-12 Schools in Austin, TX

Public & Charter Schools

Private Schools

Colleges & Universities in Austin, TX

Universities

Community Colleges

Popular Neighborhoods

Looking for the best Austin neighborhood for your lifestyle? Not only is it one of the top big cities in the U.S., but Austin is also a top place to live for singles and young professionals in the South! Check out these guides on the best places to live in the Live Music Capital of the World.

Safe, Affordable Areas in Austin, TX

  • Allandale
  • Garrison Park
  • Hyde Park
  • North University
  • Windsor Hills

Check out our guide to the Safe, Affordable Neighborhoods in Austin.

Family-Friendly Areas in Austin, TX

  • Allandale
  • Cherrywood
  • Hyde Park
  • Old West Austin
  • South Lamar

Check out our guide to the Best Neighborhoods for Families in Austin.

Trendy Areas in Austin, TX

  • Downtown Austin
  • North University
  • Old West Austin
  • South Lamar
  • Zilker

Check out our guide to the Best Neighborhoods in Austin for Singles & Young Professionals.

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About Mike Beutler

Mike Beutler is a writer and digital content specialist who transitioned to self storage in 2020 after several years in the airline industry. His travels cultivated a passion for exploring cities across the U.S. and abroad and inspired him to learn more about practical insights for urban living. With 14 moves under his belt, both locally and cross-country, he also has a passion for minimalism and organization, and sharing tips to help others make any space feel like home while staying organized.