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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A
Barton Hills is a neighborhood in Austin, Texas with a population of 8,018. Barton Hills is in Travis County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Barton Hills offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Barton Hills there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Barton Hills and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Barton Hills are highly rated.
About Barton Hills...
Population
8,018

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$514,461
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,454
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    68%
  • Own
    32%
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Barton Hills Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    57
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    19
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    370.2
    500.1
  • Theft
    3,056.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    275.3
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$81,655
National
$55,322
Families with Children
18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    44%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    6%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%
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Barton Hills Reviews

3 reviews
Austin is a great city with a lot to offer its residents, no matter the income or level of education.
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The people are friendly but I wouldn't move here again.
I don't have any safety concerns in the area in which I live.