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  2. Crime & Safety
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  4. Nightlife
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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South River City is a neighborhood in Austin, Texas with a population of 7,066. South River City is in Travis County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in South River City offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In South River City there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in South River City and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in South River City are above average.
About South River City...
Population
7,066

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$431,620
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,357
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    65%
  • Own
    35%
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South River City Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    205
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    68
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    766
    500
  • Theft
    4,006
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    397
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$76,421
National
$55,322
Children
13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    24%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    47%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%
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Great bus service, Great food, Horrible traffic, Pet can go basically anywhere you go
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Summer is super hot, Fall, winter, and spring are perfect
Great for tech jobs, but very other field is extremely low paying