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ZIP Code 78748

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (6:01pm)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.16, -97.82
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78748

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78748. 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 78748. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78748, 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:
San Leanna

Stats and Demographics for the 78748 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78748 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78748 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78748 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,651
Population Density 3,207 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,857
Median Home Value $187,900
Land Area 12.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,015
Median Household Income $66,309

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6261,3841,2711,1481,4622,1522,0851,8111,4481,3251,1911,0047164272581759394
Female1,5161,3411,1941,1371,6072,2872,0741,8101,4601,5501,4471,193882505342256192188
Total3,1422,7252,4652,2853,0694,4394,1593,6212,9082,8752,6382,1971,598932600431285282

Gender

 Male 19,670 48%
 Female 20,981 52%
Gender

Race

 White 30,993 76.2%
 Black Or African American 2,105 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 320 0.8%
 Asian 1,642 4.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 34 0.1%
 Other Race 4,082 10.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,475 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1192,0122,5712,4321,86474933375
Renter8592,2141,1468334901919235
Total9784,2263,7173,2652,354940425110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,212 45%
 Single Guardian 2,877 18%
 Singles 4,005 25%
 Singles With Roommate 1,921 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,470 65%
 Households with Kids 5,545 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male314317321322286272293267266263277256219256234245240209220218
Female297303310269251275262297256244226261239224250237238200212246
Total611620631591537547555564522507503517458480484482478409432464

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78748 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 78748 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 78748 real estate data, the median home value of $187,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78748 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78748 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78748 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,438 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 114 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 99 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,834 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,321 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,860 35%
 Households Vacant 842 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 476 57%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 203 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 101 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1,508 23%
 2 Bedroom 2,826 44%
 3+ Bedroom 2,146 33%
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 $66,309 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78748 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 78748 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 18,555 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,952 24%
 No Earnings 6,674 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 18,555 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,952 24%
 No Earnings 6,674 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,089 89.3%
 Public transportation 280 1.2%
 Taxicab 9 0.0%
 Motorcycle 92 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 611 2.6%
 Worked at Home 1,545 6.5%
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 820 6%
 High School Graduate 5,998 44%
 Associate's degree 1,065 8%
 Bachelor's degree 4,280 31%
 Master's degree 1,279 9%
 Professional school degree 120 1%
 Doctorate degree 122 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,919 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 829 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 663 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78748

ZIP Code 78748 is in the Austin Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78748.

Williams Elementary
500 Mairo St
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Kocurek Elementary
9800 Curlew Dr
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Casey Elementary
9400 Texas Oaks Dr
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Baranoff Elementary
12009 Buckingham Gate Rd
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Paredes M S
10100 South Mary Moore Searigh
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Cowan Elementary
2817 Kentish Dr
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Akins High School
10701 South 1st St
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Austin Independent School District
Travis County J J a E P
3207 West Slaughter Ln
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Del Valle Independent School District
Austin Children'S Montessori
8807 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jackie'S Performing Arts & Private Education
11530 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
White Bird Montessori School
9000 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Primrose School of Shady Hollow
12341 Brodie Ln
Austin, TX 78748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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