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ZIP Code 78737

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Hays
Timezone: Central (5:10pm)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.20, -97.99
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78737

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78737. 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 78737. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78737, 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 78737 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78737 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78737 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 an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78737 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,081
Population Density 316 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,395
Median Home Value $338,700
Land Area 38.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,224
Median Household Income $121,094

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5411400811
5-95225111,033
10-14493486979
15-19404378782
20-24161151312
25-29166196362
30-34266322588
35-39434499933
40-44469490959
45-495295841,113
50-545505811,131
55-595245271,051
60-64438397835
65-69255225480
70-74165136301
75-798586171
80-845872130
85 Plus3575110

Gender

 Male 5,965 49%
 Female 6,116 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,947 90.6%
 Black Or African American 141 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.4%
 Asian 308 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2%
 Other Race 312 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 303 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24111122
25-3427280352
35-44813101914
45-541,130781,208
55-64961681,029
65-7443634470
75-8416413177
85 Plus361652

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,136 74%
 Single Guardian 363 9%
 Singles 548 13%
 Singles With Roommate 177 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,452 58%
 Households with Kids 1,772 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17090160
28882170
38789176
49980179
5109103212
610797204
711288200
8112119231
982104186
1010085185
11106100206
1292107199
1310196197
149498192
1510696202
168277159
178394177
189078168
19433376
20343670

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78737 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78737 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 78737 real estate data, the median home value of $338,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78737. Rentals in 78737 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78737 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,072 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,919 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 904 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 401 9%
 Households Vacant 171 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 11.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.2%
 For Sale Only 44 25.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 10.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 24.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 26.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 8%
 2 Bedroom 58 14%
 3+ Bedroom 319 78%
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 $121,094 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78737 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. A higher percentage of people in 78737 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 78737 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,150 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,999 20%
 No Earnings 2,834 28%
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 5,150 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,999 20%
 No Earnings 2,834 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,307 82.7%
 Public transportation 15 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 86 1.3%
 Worked at Home 1,003 15.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78737 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 164 4%
 High School Graduate 1,253 28%
 Associate's degree 243 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,652 37%
 Master's degree 772 17%
 Professional school degree 281 6%
 Doctorate degree 158 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,201 70.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 661 21.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 243 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78737

ZIP Code 78737 is in the Dripping Springs Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78737.

Rooster Springs Elementary
1001 Belterra Dr
Austin, TX 78737
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dripping Springs Independent School District
Austin Waldorf School
8700 South View Rd
Austin, TX 78737
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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