Austin, TX 78739 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78739: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Austin, TX 78739

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 21
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,244
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Travis County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.171, Longitude -97.877
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Austin, TX 78739 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 19,820
Population in Households 19,752
Population in Familes 18,370
Population in Group Qrtrs 68
Population Density1 1,642
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 6,208
Average Household Size 3.18
Family Households 5,411
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,302 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,795 (92.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 413 ( 6.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 94 ( 1.5%)
Median Home Value $404,336
Average Home Value $417,325


Median Household Income $126,249
Average Household Income $160,468
Per Capita Income $50,400
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.55% 2.59%
Households 2.32% 2.51%
Families 2.22% 2.44%
Median Household Income   0.96%
Per Capita Income   1.06%
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 78739 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78739 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 # 546 71st
Population Density1 # 439 77th
Diversity Index2 # 1209 36th
Median Household Income # 18 99th
Per Capita Income # 66 97th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.