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ZIP Code 78729

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (10:24am)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.45, -97.76
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78729

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78729. 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 78729. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78729, 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:
Jollyville

Stats and Demographics for the 78729 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78729 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 78729 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 78729 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,108
Population Density 2,939 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,284
Median Home Value $191,300
Land Area 9.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,383
Median Household Income $60,690

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male 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
Male8877617167601,1091,7611,4571,2151,057966902718494250154955669
Female8756717007811,1841,6321,4281,1059461,064948897543303199126109170
Total1,7621,4321,4161,5412,2933,3932,8852,3202,0032,0301,8501,6151,037553353221165239

Gender

 Male 13,427 50%
 Female 13,681 50%
Gender

Race

 White 20,603 76.0%
 Black Or African American 1,836 6.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 183 0.7%
 Asian 2,233 8.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.1%
 Other Race 1,209 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,019 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner388081,2161,3951,09141514240
Renter9762,7331,4951,007595189106137
Total1,0143,5412,7112,4021,686604248177

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,609 37%
 Single Guardian 1,855 15%
 Singles 4,388 35%
 Singles With Roommate 1,531 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,965 72%
 Households with Kids 3,418 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male198170156166163156165137140152163142135124163179158140120157
Female173168162184149134142129117122142146134156136152160175158160
Total371338318350312290307266257274305288269280299331318315278317

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78729 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78729 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 78729 real estate data, the median home value of $191,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78729 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78729 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 78729 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,101 100.0%
 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 7 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,288 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 857 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,238 54%
 Households Vacant 901 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 678 75%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Sale Only 71 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 222 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,462 36%
 2 Bedroom 2,781 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,290 19%
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 $60,690 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78729 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. 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 78729 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,858 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,512 25%
 No Earnings 3,649 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 12,858 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,512 25%
 No Earnings 3,649 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,040 90.8%
 Public transportation 263 1.6%
 Taxicab 83 0.5%
 Motorcycle 94 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 329 2.0%
 Worked at Home 746 4.5%
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 426 5%
 High School Graduate 3,771 45%
 Associate's degree 501 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,433 29%
 Master's degree 1,041 12%
 Professional school degree 205 2%
 Doctorate degree 96 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,848 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 508 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 471 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78729

ZIP Code 78729 is in the Round Rock Independent School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78729.

Jollyville Elementary
6720 Corpus Christi Dr
Austin, TX 78729
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Round Rock Independent School District
Forest North Elementary
13414 Broadmeade Ave
Austin, TX 78729
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Round Rock Independent School District
Pond Springs Elementary
7825 Elk Horn Mtn Trl
Austin, TX 78729
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Round Rock Independent School District
Live Oak Elementary
8607 Anderson Mill Rd
Austin, TX 78729
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Round Rock Independent School District
Deerpark Middle School
8849 Anderson Mill Rd
Austin, TX 78729
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Round Rock Independent School District
El Daep
13414 Broadmeade
Austin, TX 78729
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Round Rock Independent School District
Mcneil High School
5720 McNeil Dr
Austin, TX 78729
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Round Rock Independent School District

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