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ZIP Code 78746

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (2:18am)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.30, -97.81
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78746

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78746. 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 78746. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78746, 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:
Rollingwood, West Lake Hills, West Lake Hls

Stats and Demographics for the 78746 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78746 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78746 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 small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78746 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,928
Population Density 1,197 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,520
Median Home Value $634,000
Land Area 22.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.91 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,839
Median Household Income $128,936

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6149981,1611,1145187255977729571,1721,1491,1791,002559290237142133
Female6129251,0969756387516298601,0551,2331,2611,243882481330224196218
Total1,2261,9232,2572,0891,1561,4761,2261,6322,0122,4052,4102,4221,8841,040620461338351

Gender

 Male 13,319 49%
 Female 13,609 51%
Gender

Race

 White 23,983 89.1%
 Black Or African American 214 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 0.3%
 Asian 1,788 6.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 309 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 529 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner112791,3192,2242,218937452103
Renter4151,1996334882897673123
Total4261,4781,9522,7122,5071,013525226

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,375 59%
 Single Guardian 889 8%
 Singles 2,849 26%
 Singles With Roommate 726 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,127 66%
 Households with Kids 3,712 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1121351291311571932102082302172292242462452522902921988272
Female1141221511381491781752162071822182202342422462732181776180
Total226257280269306371385424437399447444480487498563510375143152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78746 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 78746 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 78746 real estate data, the median home value of $634,000 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 78746. Rentals in 78746 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78746 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,722 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 48 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 158 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,247 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,296 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,296 29%
 Households Vacant 681 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 237 34.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.8%
 For Sale Only 113 16.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 5.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 167 24.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 17.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 82 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,155 37%
 2 Bedroom 1,444 46%
 3+ Bedroom 464 15%
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 $128,936 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78746 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 78746 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. More commuters in 78746 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,748 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,866 23%
 No Earnings 6,700 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 9,748 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,866 23%
 No Earnings 6,700 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,886 83.7%
 Public transportation 49 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 52 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 384 3.0%
 Worked at Home 1,636 12.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78746 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 71 0.8%
 High School Graduate 1,297 13.7%
 Associate's degree 211 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 3,823 40.5%
 Master's degree 2,022 21.4%
 Professional school degree 1,364 14.4%
 Doctorate degree 657 7.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,992 77.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,281 19.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 191 3.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78746

ZIP Code 78746 is in the Eanes Independent School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78746.

Hill Country Middle School
1300 Walsh Tarleton Rd
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Eanes Independent School District
Westlake Alternative
4100 Westbank Dr
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Eanes Independent School District
Travis County J J a E P
601 Camp Craft Rd
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Eanes Independent School District
Cedar Creek Elementary
3301 Pinnacle Rd
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eanes Independent School District
Eanes Elementary
4101 Bee Cave Rd
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eanes Independent School District
Valley View Elementary
1201 Loop 360 South
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eanes Independent School District
Forest Trail Elementary
1203 Loop 360 South
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eanes Independent School District
Bridge Point Elementary
6401 Cedar St
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eanes Independent School District
Westlake High School
4100 Westbank Dr
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eanes Independent School District
St Stephens Episcopal School
6500 Saint Stephens Dr
Austin, TX 78746
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Trinity Episcopal School of Austin
3901 Bee Cave Rd
West Lake Hills, TX 78746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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