Austin, TX 78735 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78735: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Austin, TX 78735

Acceptable Alternative
Sunset Valley, TX 78735

Not Acceptable, USPS
Oak Hill, TX 78735

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 632
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,475
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,446
  • County: Travis County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.264, Longitude -97.865
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Austin, TX 78735 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 17,527
Population in Households 17,195
Population in Familes 12,816
Population in Group Qrtrs 332
Population Density1 846
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 7,580
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 4,273
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,131 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,588 (44.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,992 (49.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 551 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $447,924
Average Home Value $570,701


Median Household Income $89,779
Average Household Income $145,102
Per Capita Income $63,516
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.5% 1.94%
Households 1.42% 1.97%
Families 1.13% 1.76%
Median Household Income   1.61%
Per Capita Income   1.42%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Austin, TX 78735 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78735 to the other 1,873 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 603 68th
Population Density1 # 561 70th
Diversity Index2 # 1101 41st
Median Household Income # 97 95th
Per Capita Income # 29 99th

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