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ZIP Code 78749

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (7:53pm)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.21, -97.86
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78749

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78749. 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 78749. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78749, 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:
Oak Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 78749 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78749 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 78749 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 large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78749 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,449
Population Density 3,421 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,857
Median Home Value $237,800
Land Area 10.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,370
Median Household Income $84,907

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2751,2791,0489408471,4661,7241,5831,3841,3631,2081,06674640019914711375
Female1,2141,1321,0248749811,5331,7241,5751,4131,3861,3901,167798450284224219198
Total2,4892,4112,0721,8141,8282,9993,4483,1582,7972,7492,5982,2331,544850483371332273

Gender

 Male 16,863 49%
 Female 17,586 51%
Gender

Race

 White 27,894 81.0%
 Black Or African American 1,129 3.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 186 0.5%
 Asian 2,700 7.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 34 0.1%
 Other Race 1,442 4.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,064 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner281,3792,3252,4641,90973632886
Renter6001,9921,06676140211311170
Total6283,3713,3913,2252,311849439156

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,079 49%
 Single Guardian 1,797 13%
 Singles 4,167 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,327 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,550 66%
 Households with Kids 4,820 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male254262251247259273248272227205226204203210208190226186130131
Female251231249235234232241217208200211186222205216188210154106154
Total505493500482493505489489435405437390425415424378436340236285

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78749 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 78749 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 78749 real estate data, the median home value of $237,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78749 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78749 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78749 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,310 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 96 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,911 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,344 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,115 34%
 Households Vacant 487 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 265 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 6%
 For Sale Only 80 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 65 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,868 39%
 2 Bedroom 1,408 29%
 3+ Bedroom 1,473 31%
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 $84,907 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78749 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 78749 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 14,693 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,485 24%
 No Earnings 5,934 22%
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 14,693 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,485 24%
 No Earnings 5,934 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,424 90.0%
 Public transportation 73 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 217 1.1%
 Worked at Home 1,613 8.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78749 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 248 2%
 High School Graduate 3,094 27%
 Associate's degree 741 7%
 Bachelor's degree 4,466 40%
 Master's degree 1,968 17%
 Professional school degree 389 3%
 Doctorate degree 387 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,988 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,007 15.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 516 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78749

ZIP Code 78749 is in the Austin Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78749.

Patton Elementary
6001 Westcreek Dr
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Covington M S
3700 Convict Hill Rd
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Boone Elementary
8101 Croftwood Dr
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Mills Elementary
6201 Davis Ln
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Small M S
4801 Monterey Oaks Blvd
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Gorzycki Middle School
7412 Slaughter Ln
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Austin Independent School District
Bowie High School
4103 West Slaughter Ln
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Austin Independent School District
Veritas Academy
4220 Monterey Oaks Blvd
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bright Horizons Family Solutions
6111 Davis Ln
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Children'S Courtyard
5914 W William Cannon Dr
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Country Home Learning Center
6900 Escarpment Blvd
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Primrose School of Southwest Austin
4920 Davis Ln
Austin, TX 78749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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