Austin, TX 78749 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78749: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Austin, TX 78749

Not Acceptable, USPS
Oak Hill, TX 78749

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 335
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,535
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,591
  • County: Travis County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.212, Longitude -97.852
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Austin, TX 78749 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 39,574
Daytime Population: Workers 11,158
Daytime Population: Residents 17,265
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 28,423
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 39,437
Population in Familes 30,033
Population in Group Qrtrs 137
Population Density2 4,085
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $83,295
Average Household Income $101,955
Per Capita Income $43,515


Total Housing Units 17,326 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,811 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,025 (40.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 490 ( 2.8%)
Median Home Value $261,786
Average Home Value $283,786


Total Households 16,836
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 10,003
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 1.25% 1.26%
Households 1.29% 1.3%
Families 1.03% 1.06%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   2.35%

Austin, TX 78749 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78749 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 # 210 89th
Population Density # 178 90th
Diversity Index # 948 49th
Median Household Income # 148 92nd
Per Capita Income # 155 92nd

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