Austin, TX 78744 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78744: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Austin, TX 78744

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bluff Springs, TX 78744
Colton, TX 78744
Pilot Knob, TX 78744

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Travis County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.146, Longitude -97.7
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 802
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 15,943
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 5,412
    • Single Family Addresses: 10,531

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Austin, TX 78744 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 49,380
Daytime Population: Workers 22,918
Daytime Population: Residents 26,386
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 49,304
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 49,284
Population in Familes 40,737
Population in Group Qrtrs 96
Population Density2 2,113
Diversity Index3 83


Median Household Income $41,658
Average Household Income $52,486
Per Capita Income $15,705


Total Housing Units 15,666 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,993 (44.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,709 (49.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 964 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $125,603
Average Home Value $142,067


Total Households 14,702
Average Household Size 3.35
Family Households 10,323
Average Family Size 4
  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 1.79% 1.63%
Households 1.73% 1.68%
Families 1.62% 1.56%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   2.5%

Austin, TX 78744 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78744 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 # 127 93rd
Population Density # 393 79th
Diversity Index # 106 94th
Median Household Income # 1374 26th
Per Capita Income # 1690 9th

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