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ZIP Code 78739

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (5:43am)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.17, -97.89
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78739

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78739. 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 78739. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78739, 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 78739 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78739 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78739 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78739 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,792
Population Density 1,469 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,537
Median Home Value $355,900
Land Area 11.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,399
Median Household Income $128,597

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male797957754536192169470851835729584482395249114915424
Female753905722478181219620916844772626504372237155926845
Total1,5501,8621,4761,0143733881,0901,7671,6791,5011,21098676748626918312269

Gender

 Male 8,283 49%
 Female 8,509 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,983 83.3%
 Black Or African American 340 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 0.4%
 Asian 1,630 9.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 306 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 449 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner125321,6491,41293039317522
Renter43812454341145
Total165701,7731,46696440417927

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,367 81%
 Single Guardian 401 7%
 Singles 496 9%
 Singles With Roommate 135 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,401 44%
 Households with Kids 2,998 56%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male127170163203218179213182165168157150150129149127119905147
Female131171152177185180202149189154147148139134127116127664232
Total2583413153804033594153313543223042982892632762432461569379

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78739 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78739 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 78739 real estate data, the median home value of $355,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78739. Rentals in 78739 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78739 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,792 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,376 79%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 749 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 274 5%
 Households Vacant 138 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 4.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 87 63.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 8.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 11.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 11.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 5%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 232 95%
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 $128,597 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78739 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78739 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 78739 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 6,133 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,289 19%
 No Earnings 3,443 29%
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 6,133 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,289 19%
 No Earnings 3,443 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,506 83.6%
 Public transportation 15 0.2%
 Taxicab 12 0.2%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 136 1.7%
 Worked at Home 1,099 14.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78739 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 34 0.7%
 High School Graduate 861 17.1%
 Associate's degree 176 3.5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,417 47.9%
 Master's degree 945 18.7%
 Professional school degree 350 6.9%
 Doctorate degree 263 5.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,513 69.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,024 20.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 517 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78739

ZIP Code 78739 is in the Austin Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78739.

Kiker Elementary
5913 La Crosse Ave
Austin, TX 78739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Bailey M S
4020 Lost Oasis Hollow
Austin, TX 78739
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Clayton Elementary
7525 La Crosse Ave
Austin, TX 78739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Baldwin Elementary
12200 Meridian Park Blvd
Austin, TX 78739
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District

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