Nestled in the heart of Texas Hill Country, Kerrville, Texas is a thriving city with rich history and plenty to offer visitors and residents alike. First settled in 1856, Kerrville's history is deeply rooted in business, mercantilism, and trade. Like so many small towns, Kerrville suffered during the Civil War, in the aftermath innovated, and began to prosper once more. As of 1900, Kerrville was home to less than 1,500 residents. Today, it is home to more than 22,000.Kerrville's small town feel is not to undermine the rich heritage of the area. In recent decades, Kerrville has been noted as one of the wealthiest small towns in the United States. Since then, the area surrounding Kerrville has become a haven for young professionals and retirees. With such a close proximity to Interstate 10, and being located only an hour away from San Antonio, Kerrville is also a popular stopping point and destination for travelers throughout Texas.