Living in Austin, TX

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Austin, Texas Info Snack

Population
950,807
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
13.2%
Median Home
$337,400
Median Income
$71,576
Median Rent
$1,280

Austin SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Austin, TX Crime Report

40,541
Total Crimes
4,111.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
66.00%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Austin
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 40,541 4,111.4 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 3,953 400.9 418.9 366.7
Murder 32 3.2 4.9 5.0
Robbery 971 98.5 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 2,416 245.0 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 36,588 3,710.5 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 4,344 440.5 392.8 340.5
Larceny 29,216 2,962.9 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 3,028 307.1 267.2 219.9

Austin, TX Cost Of Living

109
Austin's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Austin Texas National Average
Overall 109 91 100
Services 104 95 100
Groceries 93 90 100
Health 107 97 100
Housing 133 83 100
Transportation 93 94 100
Utilities 95 102 100

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4

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Population over time in Austin

Year Population % Change
2019 950,807 1.6%
2018 935,755 2.1%
2017 916,906 1.0%
2016 907,779 2.3%
2015 887,061 2.6%
2014 864,218 3.3%
2013 836,800 4.6%
2012 799,939 2.3%
2011 782,149 2.4%
2010 764,129 -

Race / Ethnicity in Austin

White
48.3% (459,086)
African American
7.4% (70,618)
American Indian
0.2% (1,776)
Asian
7.5% (71,576)
Hawaiian
0.0% (234)
Other
0.2% (1,875)
Two Or More
2.4% (23,184)
Hispanic
33.9% (322,458)
Race Austin TX USA
White 48.3% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 7.4% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 7.5% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 33.9% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Austin

Female
49.2% (468,202)
Male
50.8% (482,604)
Gender Austin TX USA
Female 49.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Austin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (47,540)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (47,540)
High School / GED
16.0% (152,129)
Some College
17.0% (161,637)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (47,540)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (304,258)
Master's Degree
14.0% (133,112)
Professional Degree
3.0% (28,524)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (28,524)
Education Austin TX USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Austin, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.8% (5,521,495)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (2,688,510)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.5% (6,182,125)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (7,514,132)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (10,988,000)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (16,654,719)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (11,720,367)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.6% (15,771,130)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.0% (7,597,617)
$200,000 or more
11.0% (10,442,599)
Income Austin TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.5% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.6% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.0% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 11.0% 7.4% 7.7%

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