ZIP Code 78717 - Austin Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameAustin
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Williamson
Area Code512 / 737
Current Population:22538
Racial Majority: 61.78%
Public School Racial Majority:White 48.5%
Unemployment Rate:2.6%
Median Household Income$114735
Average Adjusted Gross Income$113440
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time26 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range814 - 869 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.49175200, -97.76712400

Map of ZIP Code 78717 Border

Zip Code 78717 Description

Zip Code 78717 is located in the state of Texas in the Austin metro area. Zip code 78717 is primarily located in Williamson County. The official US Postal Service name for 78717 is AUSTIN, Texas. Portions of zip code 78717 are contained within or border the city limits of Brushy Creek, TX, Austin, TX, and Cedar Park, TX. The area code for zip code 78717 is 512. 78717 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 78717 is 2.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 78717 increased to 22538 from 8148 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 78717 is while the majority ethnicity attending 78717 public schools is White. 8.6% of students in 78717 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15708 61.78% 14204 +11%
 Black Or African American 762 3% 866 -12%
 Hispanic 3313 13.03% 3017 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 51 -100%
 Asian 4857 19.1% 3782 +28%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 28 -100%
 Other Race 62 0.53% 62 +118%
 Two Or More Races 528 2.56% 528 +23%

Zip Code 78717 Race/Ethnicity

 White 48.5%
 Black Or African American 4.1%
 Hispanic 16.5%
 Asian 26.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 78717 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population225388148
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households8328
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
8.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$114735
Income Under $50K Per Year11.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year60.80%
78717 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 31John CarterRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$262576
Average Real Estate Sale Price$162011
Current Unemployment Level 2.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 78717 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)37414855637072716656463955
Avg Max Temp (°F)61667380869296969082706379
Avg Precip (In.)2.022.332.392.84.863.811.872.143.183.872.852.5334.64
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Austin-Round Rock, TX
CBSA Type78717
CBSA Population1765393
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours