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ZIP Code 78741

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Pleasant Valley
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (12:26pm)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.23, -97.72
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78741

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78741. 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 78741. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78741, 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:
Montopolis

Stats and Demographics for the 78741 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78741 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78741 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78741 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 44,935
Population Density 5,915 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,500
Median Home Value $127,500
Land Area 7.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,673
Median Household Income $30,871

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 25

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,9861,4221,0841,6435,1703,4062,3561,7721,3181,0749437044502521451316746
Female1,9781,4361,0321,5854,7032,5651,7471,2959769078047074233021821439784
Total3,9642,8582,1163,2289,8735,9714,1033,0672,2941,9811,7471,411873554327274164130

Gender

 Male 23,969 53%
 Female 20,966 47%
Gender

Race

 White 24,139 53.7%
 Black Or African American 4,743 10.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 550 1.2%
 Asian 1,831 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.1%
 Other Race 11,893 26.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,740 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10155156359151231519460
Renter4,4604,6762,4891,75899328610222
Total4,5615,2273,0522,3491,50560129682

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,513 20%
 Single Guardian 4,022 23%
 Singles 5,882 33%
 Singles With Roommate 4,256 24%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 12,742 72%
 Households with Kids 4,931 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4133903713953123092782792442362132282201871851942393476781,026
Female3794023913343222813112552672562081892071721771712043566771,134
Total7927927627296345905895345114924214174273593623654437031,3552,160

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78741 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 78741 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 78741 real estate data, the median home value of $127,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78741 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78741 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78741 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 44,684 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 15 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 236 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,970 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 917 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 14,786 72%
 Households Vacant 2,827 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2,099 74.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 59 2.1%
 For Sale Only 93 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 2.0%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 490 17.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 631 4%
 1 Bedroom 5,973 38%
 2 Bedroom 6,285 39%
 3+ Bedroom 3,028 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 $30,871 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78741 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. ZIP code 78741 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 78741 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 78741 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 15,129 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,954 41%
 No Earnings 7,711 20%
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 15,129 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,954 41%
 No Earnings 7,711 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,323 72.7%
 Public transportation 3,426 12.9%
 Taxicab 22 0.1%
 Motorcycle 35 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,029 11.4%
 Worked at Home 747 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 4,794 33%
 High School Graduate 5,852 40%
 Associate's degree 671 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,176 15%
 Master's degree 775 5%
 Professional school degree 136 1%
 Doctorate degree 154 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,353 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 98 1.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,615 20.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78741

ZIP Code 78741 is in the Austin Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78741.

Allison Elementary
515 Vargas Rd
Austin, TX 78741
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Linder Elementary
2801 Metcalfe Rd
Austin, TX 78741
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Baty Elementary
2101 Faro Dr
Austin, TX 78741
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Del Valle Independent School District
American Youthworks Service Learning Academy
1901 East Ben White Blvd
Austin, TX 78741
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: American Youthworks Charter School District
City School
1700 Woodland Ave
Austin, TX 78741
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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