New Resident Resources

Welcome to the City of Burton.  Life here is enhanced by the preservation of our local history and the enjoyment of today.  Our community combines agriculture, industry, history, civic activities, recreation and countless other events for a wholesome and fulfilled lifestyle, making it an ideal place to raise a family and grow your business.

The following information should help ease the transition of moving into the area for new residents.

Telephone (land line):    Frontier Communications
Residential 1-800-921-8101; Business 1-800-921-8102.

Electric Service:  Bluebonnet Electric Co-Op


Recycling:    The City of Brenham Recycling Trailer is brought to City Hall every 3rd Weekend for your convenience. (Please, NO TRASH) Only recyclables.  
Water & Sewer Utilities and Garbage Services:    The City of Burton provides water and sewer services to residents within the city limits and ETJ. Our service area does not exceed 1/2 mile outside of the limits of Burton, Texas. Contact City Hall to set up your connections and utility account. 
Burton Independent School District:
Internet Providers:    Broadwaves;  ZochNet;  HughesNet


Frequently Asked Questions

How do I sign up to receive Alerts and News & Notices?

Simply click the "Sign Up for Alerts" button located ……fill out the brief form with your preferred contact information and click submit

Where do I go to vote?

If an election is necessary, all City elections are conducted by the City of Burton on the first Saturday in May and usually held with Burton ISD School Board elections at Burton High School.