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Austin Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
916,906
Unemployment Rate
3.2%
Poverty Rate
15.3%
Non-Citizens
12.6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 190 responses
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  • Friendly
    43%
  • Family oriented
    24%
  • Interesting
    14%
  • Undisruptive
    6%
  • Hurried
    4%
  • Greek
    2%
  • Cranky
    2%

Austin Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    31%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    49%
  • Hispanic
    35%
  • African American
    7%
  • Asian
    7%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    51%
  • Female
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    22%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    8%

Income

Median Household Income
$63,717
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    18%
  • $25-$44k
    17%
  • $45-$74k
    22%
  • $75-$149k
    27%
  • $150k+
    15%
Median Individual Income
$34,576
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    23%
  • $15-$34k
    27%
  • $35-$64k
    25%
  • $65k+
    24%

Community

Poll
81%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.198 responses
Poll
62%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted.196 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 123 responses
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  • Be friendly
    32%
  • The traffic is gross guys
    20%
  • You can visit, but please don't move here.
    14%
  • It's expensive
    12%
  • Be accepting and help Keep Austin Weird
    10%
  • Lock your cars at night.
    4%
  • The traffic is bad bc all you people moving here!
    4%
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