ZIP Code 78742 - Austin Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameAustin
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Travis
Area Code512 / 737
Current Population:820
Racial Majority: 40.81%
Unemployment Rate:2.4%
Median Household Income$36681
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36110
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range433 - 502 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.24345800, -97.65931400

Map of ZIP Code 78742 Border

Zip Code 78742 Description

Zip Code 78742 is located in the state of Texas in the Austin metro area. Zip code 78742 is primarily located in Travis County. The official US Postal Service name for 78742 is AUSTIN, Texas. Portions of zip code 78742 are contained within or border the city limits of Austin, TX, . The area code for zip code 78742 is 512. 78742 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 78742 is 2.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 78742 increased to 820 from 625 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 78742 is while the majority ethnicity attending 78742 public schools is . % of students in 78742 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 231 40.81% 203 +14%
 Black Or African American 66 11.66% 30 +120%
 Hispanic 263 46.47% 577 -54%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 5 1.06% 5 +20%

Zip Code 78742 Race/Ethnicity

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 Black Or African American %
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Zip Code 78742 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population820625
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households292
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36681
Income Under $50K Per Year72.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.80%
78742 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 35Lloyd DoggettDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$180000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$85602
Current Unemployment Level 2.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
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 78742 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)39435057657173726859494157
Avg Max Temp (°F)60657379859195969082716379
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Austin-Round Rock, TX
CBSA Type78742
CBSA Population1765393
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 78742
Del Valle High SchoolTravis
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 78742
Dailey Middle SchoolTravis
Del Valle Middle SchoolTravis
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 78742
Hillcrest Elementary SchoolTravis