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ZIP Code 78736

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Oak Hill
County: Travis
Timezone: Central (9:08pm)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.24, -97.89
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78736

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78736. 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 78736. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78736, 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
Unacceptable:
Circleville, Oak Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 78736 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78736 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 78736 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78736 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,946
Population Density 240 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,806
Median Home Value $228,900
Land Area 28.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,698
Median Household Income $84,940

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male23922319321514217122025927327134830324212078632930
Female19421618419811617224925324133736033322115086806275
Total43343937741325834346951251460870863646327016414391105

Gender

 Male 3,419 49%
 Female 3,527 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,080 87.5%
 Black Or African American 86 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.5%
 Asian 247 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.2%
 Other Race 292 4.2%
 Two Or More Races 196 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1022642562660623911329
Renter19101101107711078
Total2932752673367724912037

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,608 60%
 Single Guardian 339 13%
 Singles 563 21%
 Singles With Roommate 188 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,823 68%
 Households with Kids 875 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4259533846435437434348392736395141404426
Female4142333933494446444334323441564048282622
Total83101867779929883878682716177959189687048

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78736 has a small 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 78736 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 78736 real estate data, the median home value of $228,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78736 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78736 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78736 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,842 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 98 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,711 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 563 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 424 15%
 Households Vacant 108 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 28 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 19%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 36 11%
 2 Bedroom 105 33%
 3+ Bedroom 179 56%
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 $84,940 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78736 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78736 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. Most commuters in 78736 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,604 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,237 22%
 No Earnings 1,709 31%
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 2,604 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,237 22%
 No Earnings 1,709 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,761 82.1%
 Public transportation 77 2.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 503 15.0%
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 109 4%
 High School Graduate 883 34%
 Associate's degree 116 5%
 Bachelor's degree 945 37%
 Master's degree 376 15%
 Professional school degree 49 2%
 Doctorate degree 86 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 651 62.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 339 32.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78736

ZIP Code 78736 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78736.

Cedars Montessori School
9704 Circle Dr
Austin, TX 78736
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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