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ZIP Code 78727

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (3:43am)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.43, -97.72
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78727

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78727. 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 78727. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78727, 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 78727 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78727 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 78727 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78727 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,689
Population Density 3,112 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,984
Median Home Value $202,600
Land Area 8.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,374
Median Household Income $69,570

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8886946406089251,7881,6391,2851,0008878577795652981961047774
Female8586936015899831,8161,4081,1228711,0101,032862588374197144117120
Total1,7461,3871,2411,1971,9083,6043,0472,4071,8711,8971,8891,6411,153672393248194194

Gender

 Male 13,304 50%
 Female 13,385 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,493 69.3%
 Black Or African American 2,115 7.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 168 0.6%
 Asian 3,661 13.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 1,390 5.2%
 Two Or More Races 848 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner471,0121,3261,4951,35950320266
Renter7732,8061,3007644371577453
Total8203,8182,6262,2591,796660276119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,810 39%
 Single Guardian 1,559 13%
 Singles 4,536 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,469 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,314 75%
 Households with Kids 3,060 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male223166173137159150131137117138126125130121128112145122101100
Female15817616815714313712815213312511312212511610613312312210591
Total381342341294302287259289250263239247255237234245268244206191

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78727 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78727 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 78727 real estate data, the median home value of $202,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78727 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78727 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 78727 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,650 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 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 39 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,901 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,109 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,364 49%
 Households Vacant 610 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 357 59%
 Rented & Unoccupied 41 7%
 For Sale Only 86 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 1%
 1 Bedroom 2,426 36%
 2 Bedroom 2,453 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,775 26%
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 $69,570 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78727 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 78727 can expect to fall in that range. 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 13,074 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,636 24%
 No Earnings 5,077 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 13,074 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,636 24%
 No Earnings 5,077 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,898 92.2%
 Public transportation 138 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 63 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 326 1.9%
 Worked at Home 821 4.8%
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 458 5%
 High School Graduate 3,668 38%
 Associate's degree 552 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,420 35%
 Master's degree 1,133 12%
 Professional school degree 202 2%
 Doctorate degree 341 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,789 68.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 544 13.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 731 18.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78727

ZIP Code 78727 is in the Austin Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78727.

Summitt Elementary
12207 Brigadoon Ln
Austin, TX 78727
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Davis Elementary
5214 Duval Rd
Austin, TX 78727
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Parmer Lane Elementary
1806 Parmer Ln
Austin, TX 78727
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pflugerville Independent School District
Westview Middle School
1805 Scofield Ln
Austin, TX 78727
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pflugerville Independent School District
North Austin Montessori School
12400 Amherst Dr Ste 120
Austin, TX 78727
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Menachem Hebrew Academy
2127 W Parmer Ln
Austin, TX 78727
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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