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ZIP Code 78704

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South River City
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (8:09pm)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.24, -97.75
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78704

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78704. 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 78704. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78704, 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:
Travis Heights

Stats and Demographics for the 78704 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78704 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78704 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78704 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,117
Population Density 4,838 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,575
Median Home Value $347,500
Land Area 8.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,335
Median Household Income $50,930

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1948827131,0432,1293,1532,7882,1391,5531,3361,2141,110846459231211135125
Female1,1698976871,1732,6643,2212,4471,7091,2741,1081,1031,033776511304265232283
Total2,3631,7791,4002,2164,7936,3745,2353,8482,8272,4442,3172,1431,622970535476367408

Gender

 Male 21,261 50%
 Female 20,856 50%
Gender

Race

 White 33,444 79.4%
 Black Or African American 1,559 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 366 0.9%
 Asian 786 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.0%
 Other Race 4,472 10.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,475 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner741,1491,6441,5071,452649433191
Renter2,2455,9152,6831,6861,14035814762
Total2,3197,0644,3273,1932,5921,007580253

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,741 22%
 Single Guardian 2,557 12%
 Singles 9,824 46%
 Singles With Roommate 4,213 20%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 17,788 83%
 Households with Kids 3,547 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male248247222205185194164175164157160137121138156150145213379351
Female23823024220820121017714016914513112814713698118134325498445
Total486477464413386404341315333302291265268274254268279538877796

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78704 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78704 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 78704 real estate data, the median home value of $347,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78704. Rentals in 78704 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78704 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,622 96.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 99 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 228 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 971 2.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 197 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,009 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,090 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 14,236 60%
 Households Vacant 2,240 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,011 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 77 3%
 For Sale Only 382 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 75 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 260 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 435 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,026 7%
 1 Bedroom 5,864 43%
 2 Bedroom 5,559 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,343 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 $50,930 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78704 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 78704 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78704 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. More commuters in 78704 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 18,678 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,242 31%
 No Earnings 6,082 17%
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 18,678 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,242 31%
 No Earnings 6,082 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 20,071 76%
 Public transportation 1,481 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 243 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,814 7%
 Worked at Home 2,812 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 988 6%
 High School Graduate 5,240 33%
 Associate's degree 822 5%
 Bachelor's degree 5,937 37%
 Master's degree 1,620 10%
 Professional school degree 910 6%
 Doctorate degree 436 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,971 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 585 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 563 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78704

ZIP Code 78704 is in the Texas School for the Deaf School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78704.

Texas School for the Deaf
1102 South Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Texas School for the Deaf School District
Travis County Juvenile Detention Center
2515 South Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Austin Independent School District
Richards School for Young Women Leaders
2206 Prather Ln
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Austin Independent School District
Barton Hills Elementary
2108 Barton Hills Dr
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Becker Elementary
906 West Milton
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Dawson Elementary
3001 South 1st St
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Fulmore M S
201 East Mary St
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Travis Hts Elementary
2010 Alameda Dr
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Zilker Elementary
1900 Bluebonnet Ln
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Daep- Elementary
906 West Milton
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Galindo Elementary
3800 South 2nd St
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Premier High School of Austin
1701 West Ben White 100a
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Premier High School District
Travis High School
1211 East Oltorf St
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Austin Independent School District
Leadership Academy
2515 South Congress
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Austin Independent School District
Phoenix Academy
400 West Live Oak
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Austin Independent School District
Premier High School at Travis
1211 East Oltorf
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Austin Independent School District
St Ignatius Martyr School
120 W Oltorf St
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
San Juan Diego Catholic High School
800 Herndon Ln
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Austin Ecoschool
2901 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Parkside Community School
1701 Toomey Rd
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Athena Montessori Academy
1503 Morgan Ln
Austin, TX 78704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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