Centrally located in the Texas Panhandle, Borger is minutes away from the only National Recreation Area in the Panhandle, Lake Meredith. Named one of News Channel 10's "4 Towns to Know" in the first edition of Panhandle Magazine, Borger truly is 'where opportunity booms.' According to Policom's 2019 Annual Report, in terms of economic strength, Borger, Texas is in the top 25% of all Micropolitan Statistical Areas in the entire country, 4th highest ranked Micropolitan in the State of Texas, and the highest rated Micropolitan economy in the Texas Panhandle Region. The City of Borger strives to provide responsive, cost-effective services to enhance the quality of life for all citizens. Borger maintains 24 parks, 2 golf courses, dozens of unique dining experiences, a nature trail, water-park style pool, disc golf course, skate park, and more. Our fully-professional Police and Fire Departments are second to none. Our Fire Department was the first Fire Wise Community in the Nation in 2009 and has maintained the designation ever since. We invite you to explore our city and find out why Borger truly is "where opportunity booms."