Official Zip Code NameAustin
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code512 / 737
Current Population:6841
Racial Majority:White 68.36%
Public School Racial Majority:White 41%
Unemployment Rate:3.00%
Median Household Income$47716
Average Adjusted Gross Income$346194
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.7 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Primary County: Travis
Elevation Range535 - 535 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.26715088, -97.74060059

Zip Code 78701 Description

Zip Code 78701 is located in the state of Texas in the Austin metro area. Zip code 78701 is primarily located in Travis County. The official US Postal Service name for 78701 is AUSTIN, Texas. Portions of zip code 78701 are contained within or border the city limits of Austin, TX, . The area code for zip code 78701 is 512. 78701 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 78701 is 3.00% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 78701 increased to 6841 from 3855 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 78701 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 78701 public schools is White. 21.5% of students in 78701 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4230 68.36% 4764 -11%
 Black Or African American 306 4.95% 512 -40%
 Hispanic 900 14.54% 1002 -10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 28 -100%
 Asian 589 9.52% 405 +45%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 117 2.63% 117 +39%

Zip Code 78701 Race/Ethnicity

 White 41%
 Black Or African American 16.9%
 Hispanic 36%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 5.4%

Zip Code 78701 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population68413855
Male Population62.30%
Female Population37.70%
Total Households3862
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
21.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$47716
Income Under $50K Per Year51.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year31.00%
114 US Congressional DistrictTexas 21
RepresentativeLamar S. Smith
PartyRepublican
114 US Congressional DistrictTexas 25
RepresentativeRoger Williams
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$920862
Average Real Estate Sale Price$191125
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)3.00%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.10%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.80%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 32a - Northern Blackland Prairie
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 78701 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)39435057657173736859494157
Avg Max Temp (°F)60657379859195969082706279
Avg Precip (In.)1.892.062.172.574.963.91.942.272.973.972.732.4333.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Austin-Round Rock, TX
CBSA Type78701
CBSA Population1765393
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours