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ZIP Code 78722

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Cherrywood|Upper Boggy Creek
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (4:22pm)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.29, -97.72
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78722

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78722. 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 78722. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78722, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 78722 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78722 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 78722 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 78722 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,901
Population Density 3,896 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,034
Median Home Value $279,200
Land Area 1.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,790
Median Household Income $50,923

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1519190763764954163161861611491431125746444136
Female15894766933549439623317314114016110281444667105
Total3091851661457119898125493593022893042141389090108141

Gender

 Male 2,986 51%
 Female 2,915 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,288 72.7%
 Black Or African American 821 13.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.4%
 Asian 169 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 360 6.1%
 Two Or More Races 236 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner112132752332331079268
Renter29974524212386242712
Total31095851735631913111980

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 715 26%
 Single Guardian 313 11%
 Singles 1,024 37%
 Singles With Roommate 738 26%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,327 83%
 Households with Kids 463 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male442022261922221414201721171591915151849
Female283138222520161815191414121712919121731
Total7251604844423832293931352932212834273580

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78722 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78722 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 78722 real estate data, the median home value of $279,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78722. Rentals in 78722 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78722 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,725 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 173 2.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 903 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 329 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,558 51%
 Households Vacant 244 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 115 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 28 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 79 5%
 1 Bedroom 562 33%
 2 Bedroom 710 41%
 3+ Bedroom 365 21%
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 $50,923 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78722 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 78722 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 78722 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 78722 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 2,824 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,632 29%
 No Earnings 1,120 20%
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 2,824 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,632 29%
 No Earnings 1,120 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,848 71.6%
 Public transportation 279 7.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 484 12.2%
 Worked at Home 354 8.9%
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 113 4%
 High School Graduate 668 26%
 Associate's degree 172 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,038 41%
 Master's degree 375 15%
 Professional school degree 42 2%
 Doctorate degree 114 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 431 73.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 133 22.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 4.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78722

ZIP Code 78722 is in the Austin Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78722.

Campbell Elementary
2613 Rogers Ave
Austin, TX 78722
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Maplewood Elementary
3808 Maplewood Ave
Austin, TX 78722
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Clearview Sudbury School
1507 Wilshire Blvd
Austin, TX 78722
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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