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Austin
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Austin Residents

Austin Residents Overview

Diversity
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Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
950,807
Unemployment Rate
2.7%
Poverty Rate
13.2%
Non-Citizens
12.5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 219 responses
  • Friendly
    44%
  • Family oriented
    22%
  • Interesting
    13%
  • Undisruptive
    6%
  • Hurried
    4%
  • Liberal
    3%
  • Cranky
    2%

Austin Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  12%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    48%
  • Hispanic
    34%
  • Asian
    8%
  • African American
    7%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    51%
  • Female
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    23%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    9%

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Income

Median Household Income
$71,576
National
$62,843
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    15%
  • $25-$44k
    16%
  • $45-$74k
    21%
  • $75-$149k
    29%
  • $150k+
    19%
Median Individual Income
$39,418
National
$31,133
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    20%
  • $15-$34k
    25%
  • $35-$64k
    27%
  • $65k+
    28%

Community

Poll
80%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 227 responses
Poll
63%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted. 225 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 152 responses
  • Be friendly
    26%
  • The traffic is gross guys
    18%
  • Be accepting and help Keep Austin Weird
    16%
  • You can visit, but please don't move here.
    14%
  • It's expensive
    12%
  • Do your research
    3%
  • Lock your cars at night.
    3%

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