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ZIP Code 78703

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (12:41pm)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.29, -97.77
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78703

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78703. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 78703. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78703, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Austin, TX
Unacceptable:
Tarrytown

Stats and Demographics for the 78703 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78703 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78703 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78703 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,690
Population Density 3,529 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,425
Median Home Value $641,200
Land Area 5.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,427
Median Household Income $80,569

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6435814703685701,1221,0269107026716535905993471791379383
Female6165594703176811,245998833680680674635539351213148132175
Total1,2591,1409406851,2512,3672,0241,7431,3821,3511,3271,2251,138698392285225258

Gender

 Male 9,744 49%
 Female 9,946 51%
Gender

Race

 White 17,479 88.8%
 Black Or African American 259 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 0.4%
 Asian 1,167 5.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 307 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 399 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner444249891,1601,141582308175
Renter5562,2319124183061054531
Total6002,6551,9011,5781,447687353206

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,677 39%
 Single Guardian 668 7%
 Singles 3,882 41%
 Singles With Roommate 1,200 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,291 77%
 Households with Kids 2,136 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14412012112312013011011610596998985101828988674257
Female121116108135119126100111103931011039479718570494256
Total26523622925823925621022720818920019217918015317415811684113

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78703 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78703 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 78703 real estate data, the median home value of $641,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78703. Rentals in 78703 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78703 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,300 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 386 2.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,211 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,612 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,604 44%
 Households Vacant 998 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 312 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 33 3%
 For Sale Only 161 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 66 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 223 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 203 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 212 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,938 42%
 2 Bedroom 2,021 44%
 3+ Bedroom 444 10%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $80,569 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78703 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 78703 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78703 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 78703 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,939 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,888 30%
 No Earnings 3,462 21%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,939 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,888 30%
 No Earnings 3,462 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,569 76.7%
 Public transportation 601 5.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 74 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 800 7.2%
 Worked at Home 1,128 10.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78703 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 48 0.7%
 High School Graduate 949 12.9%
 Associate's degree 192 2.6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,827 38.5%
 Master's degree 1,752 23.9%
 Professional school degree 1,179 16.1%
 Doctorate degree 396 5.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,774 56.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,249 39.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 143 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78703

ZIP Code 78703 is in the Austin Independent School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78703.

Southeast Middle School
1111 West 6th St
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Austin Independent School District
North Central Elementary
1111 West 6th St
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Austin Independent School District
Undesignated El C
1111 West 6th St
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Austin Independent School District
New High School
Watson at Somerset Rd
San Antonio, TX 78703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Southwest Independent School District
New Middle School
Watson at Somerset Rd
San Antonio, TX 78703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Southwest Independent School District
Bryker Woods Elementary
3309 Kerbey Ln
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Casis Elementary
2710 Exposition Blvd
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Mathews Elementary
906 West Lynn St
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
O Henry M S
2610 West 10th St
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Austin High School
1715 West Cesar Chavez
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Austin Independent School District
Girls' School of Austin
2007 McCall Rd
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rawson-Saunders-Austin Area School for Dyslexics
2614 Exposition Blvd
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Casa Montessori Child Dev Center
404 B Atlanta St
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Good Shepherd Episcopal School
2206 Exposition Blvd
Austin, TX 78703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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