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ZIP Code 78734

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (8:18am)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.38, -97.96
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78734

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78734. 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 78734. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78734, 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
Acceptable:
Bee Cave, Bee Caves, Lakeway
Unacceptable:
Hudson Bend

Stats and Demographics for the 78734 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78734 is located in central Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78734 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78734 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,655
Population Density 881 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,345
Median Home Value $326,900
Land Area 20.04 sq mi
Water Area 4.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,274
Median Household Income $87,300

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male522534628567351374478642642779856802624398289200136121
Female486505551483275362498590697764870759651383264223176175
Total1,0081,0391,1791,0506267369761,2321,3391,5431,7261,5611,275781553423312296

Gender

 Male 8,943 51%
 Female 8,712 49%
Gender

Race

 White 15,787 89.4%
 Black Or African American 148 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 73 0.4%
 Asian 291 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 988 5.6%
 Two Or More Races 357 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner274371,0251,5451,477750410128
Renter70302357322199707382
Total977391,3821,8671,676820483210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,227 58%
 Single Guardian 808 11%
 Singles 1,768 24%
 Singles With Roommate 471 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,021 69%
 Households with Kids 2,253 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male931221069999951041171191211181051451391231271371017967
Female979290110961071029110912111099108113122117112696353
Total190214196209195202206208228242228204253252245244249170142120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78734 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78734 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 78734 real estate data, the median home value of $326,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78734 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78734 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78734 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,596 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,150 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,649 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,475 18%
 Households Vacant 1,071 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 145 13.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.6%
 For Sale Only 200 18.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 575 53.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 112 10.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 99 6%
 1 Bedroom 150 10%
 2 Bedroom 388 25%
 3+ Bedroom 890 58%
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 $87,300 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78734 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. A higher percentage of people in 78734 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 78734. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,900 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,086 28%
 No Earnings 4,678 32%
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 5,900 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,086 28%
 No Earnings 4,678 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,247 81.7%
 Public transportation 52 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 66 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 154 1.7%
 Worked at Home 1,347 15.2%
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 393 6%
 High School Graduate 2,201 35%
 Associate's degree 337 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,174 35%
 Master's degree 791 13%
 Professional school degree 216 3%
 Doctorate degree 123 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,988 82.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 337 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 313 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78734

ZIP Code 78734 is in the Lake Travis Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78734.

Lakeway Elementary
1701 Lohmans Crossing Rd
Austin, TX 78734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Travis Independent School District
Lake Travis Elementary
15303 Kollmeyer
Austin, TX 78734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Travis Independent School District
Hudson Bend Middle School
15600 Lariat Trl
Austin, TX 78734
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lake Travis Independent School District
Bluebonnet Montessori School of Lakeway
15099 Debba Dr
Austin, TX 78734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Abercorn International School
601 Ranch Rd
Austin, TX 78734
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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