Austin, TX 78704 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78704: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Austin, TX 78704

Not Acceptable, USPS
Travis Heights, TX 78704

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,529
  • Single Family Addresses: 13,117
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 13,284
  • County: Travis County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.244, Longitude -97.763
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Austin, TX 78704 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 50,325
Daytime Population: Workers 37,792
Daytime Population: Residents 17,931
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 55,723
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.11
Population in Households 48,842
Population in Familes 24,422
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,483
Population Density2 5,795
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $52,997
Average Household Income $84,128
Per Capita Income $44,035


Total Housing Units 28,569 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,753 (27.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,121 (63.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,695 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $392,685
Average Home Value $439,926


Total Households 25,874
Average Household Size 1.89
Family Households 8,622
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 2.39% 1.99%
Households 2.61% 2.16%
Families 2.3% 1.8%
Median Household Income   4.43%
Per Capita Income   3.89%

Austin, TX 78704 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78704 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 # 116 94th
Population Density # 65 97th
Diversity Index # 717 61st
Median Household Income # 755 59th
Per Capita Income # 149 92nd

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