Austin, TX 78702 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78702: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Austin, TX 78702

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,356
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,501
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,780
  • County: Travis County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.267, Longitude -97.714
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Austin, TX 78702 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 24,783
Daytime Population: Workers 14,216
Daytime Population: Residents 12,566
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,782
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 24,065
Population in Familes 16,281
Population in Group Qrtrs 718
Population Density2 4,947
Diversity Index3 85


Median Household Income $39,515
Average Household Income $57,582
Per Capita Income $23,316


Total Housing Units 10,603 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,927 (37.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,685 (53.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 991 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $228,407
Average Home Value $265,094


Total Households 9,612
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 4,820
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.03% 1.88%
Households 2.28% 2.09%
Families 1.95% 1.77%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   3.23%

Austin, TX 78702 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78702 to the other 1,848 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 464 75th
Population Density # 107 94th
Diversity Index # 62 97th
Median Household Income # 1493 19th
Per Capita Income # 1200 35th

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