Bastrop, Texas located 25 miles East of Austin. County seat of Bastrop County. Bastrop has had an increase in population and business due to the construction of Austin's new international airport which is just a 10 minute drive from Bastrop. The area has rolling hills with cedars and to the Eastern edge of Bastrop and Bastrop County Pine Trees. Two state parks are in the area with over 10,000 acres together.