Zip Code 78738 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAustin
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Travis
Secondary County: Hays
Area Code512 / 737
Current Population:12134
Racial Majority: 77.17%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75%
Unemployment Rate:2.3%
Median Household Income$127076
Average Adjusted Gross Income$219480
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time26.3 Minutes
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range600 - 1073 ft.
Area47 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.33205986, -98.01721954

Zip Code 78738 Description

Zip Code 78738 is located in the state of Texas in the Austin metro area. Zip code 78738 is primarily located in Travis County. Portions of 78738 are also located in Hays County. The official US Postal Service name for 78738 is AUSTIN, Texas. Portions of zip code 78738 are contained within or border the city limits of Bee Cave, TX, The Hills, TX, Austin, TX, and Lakeway, TX. The area code for zip code 78738 is 512. 78738 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 78738 is 2.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 78738 increased to 12134 from 2840 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 78738 is while the majority ethnicity attending 78738 public schools is White. 8.2% of students in 78738 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10645 77.17% 9992 +7%
 Black Or African American 188 1.36% 142 +32%
 Hispanic 1653 11.98% 1024 +61%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.14% 28 -32%
 Asian 1030 7.47% 712 +45%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 12 0.16% 12 +83%
 Two Or More Races 223 1.72% 223 +6%

Zip Code 78738 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 15.6%
 Asian 4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 78738 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population121342840
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households4488
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
8.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$127076
Income Under $50K Per Year15.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year62.70%
78738 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 25Roger WilliamsRepublican
Texas District 21Chip RoyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Texas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$615470
Average Real Estate Sale Price$269500
Current Unemployment Level 2.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 30c - Balcones Canyonlands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 78738 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)37414855647072726757473956
Avg Max Temp (°F)60657279859195959081706279
Avg Precip (In.)1.862.172.232.664.84.011.992.33.143.952.762.3634.24
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Austin-Round Rock, TX
CBSA Type78738
CBSA Population1765393
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours