Travis County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Travis County?

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There are 1,560,695 residents in Travis County, with a median age of 35.8. Of this, 50.18% are males and 49.82% are females. US-born citizens make up 81.84% of the resident pool in Travis County, while non-US-born citizens account for 8.18%. Additionally, 9.98% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 1,252,186 people in Travis County currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 1,560,695 2.5%
Male Population 783,204 2.3%
Female Population 777,491 2.6%
Male population 50.18%
Female population 49.82%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 35.8 0.3%
Citizen US Born 1,277,350 3.1%
Citizen not US Born 127,628 5.8%
Not Citizen 155,717 -5.0%
Citizen US Born 81.84%
Citizen not US Born 8.18%
Not Citizen 9.98%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 13,392 -0.1%
Moved from Same County 160,463 3.2%
Moved from Same State 70,992 0.6%
Moved from Different State 46,207 4.5%
Same House as Last Year 1,252,186 2.6%
Moved from Abroad 0.87%
Moved from Same County 10.4%
Moved from Same State 4.6%
Moved from Different State 2.99%
Same House as Last Year 81.14%

What are the employment statistics in Travis County?

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White-collar workers make up 85.14% of the working population in Travis County, while blue-collar employees account for 14.86%. There are also 99,389 entrepreneurs in Travis County (11.49% of the workforce); 583,970 workers employed in private companies (67.51%); and 127,154 people working in governmental institutions (14.7%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 736,411 3.5%
Blue Collar 128,569 -0.5%
White Collar 85.14%
Blue Collar 14.86%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 99,389 4.0%
Private Companies 583,970 2.5%
Governmental Workers 127,154 3.5%
Not for Profit Companies 54,467 4.4%
Self Employees 11.49%
Private Companies 67.51%
Governmental Workers 14.7%
Not for Profit Companies 6.3%

How many households are there in Travis County?

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There are a total of 591,955 households in Travis County, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 59.78% of these Travis County households, while non-family units account for the remaining 40.22%. Additionally, 31.39% of households have children and 68.61% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 591,955 4.3%
Average People Per Household 3 -0.7%
Family Households 353,898 4.3%
Non-family Households 238,057 4.2%
Family Households 59.78%
Non-family Households 40.22%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 185,789 2.5%
Households without Children 406,166 5.1%
Households with Children 31.39%
Households without Children 68.61%

What are the median and average incomes in Travis County?

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The average annual household income in Travis County is $116,349, while the median household income sits at $83,850 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $92,612, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $93,556. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $41,532 and $62,174, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $116,349 2.7%
Median Household Income $83,850 8.7%
People below Poverty Level 157,387 -3.5%
People above Poverty Level 1,359,020 3.4%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Travis County?

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There are 638,780 housing units in Travis County, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1994. Of the 591,955 occupied housing units in Travis County, 55.59% are owner-occupied, while 44.41% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 68.72% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $333,750. In general, housing costs reach $1,502 per month in Travis County.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 638,780 3.2%
Median Year Built 1994 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 13,761 4.5%
Built between 1940 and 1949 11,496 -4.9%
Built between 1950 and 1959 21,780 -3.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 38,373 5.4%
Built between 1970 and 1979 80,956 0.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 109,277 -0.1%
Built between 1990 and 1999 110,988 1.2%
Built between 2000 and 2009 136,355 -2.1%
Built in 2010 or Later 115,794 20.8%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 591,955 4.3%
Owner Occupied 329,069 5.4%
Renter Occupied 262,886 2.9%
Owner Occupied 55.59%
Renter Occupied 44.41%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 226,138 4.0%
Without Mortgage 102,931 8.4%
Median Value with Mortgage $333,750 7.8%
Median Value without Mortgage $323,100 16.3%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,502 5.5%
With Mortgage 68.72%
Without Mortgage 31.28%

What is the level of education in Travis County?

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Approximately 22.71% of the population in Travis County holds a high school degree (that's 275,272 residents), while 21.75% have attained a college certificate (263,656 locals) and 29.37% have a bachelor's degree (355,972 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 57,086 -5.6%
Some High School 275,272 -0.9%
Some College 263,656 4.2%
Associate Degree 68,337 1.2%
Bachelor's Degree 355,972 5.6%
Graduate Degree 191,704 7.3%
No High School 4.71%
Some High School 22.71%
Some College 21.75%
Associate Degree 5.64%
Bachelor's Degree 29.37%
Graduate Degree 15.82%

What is the marital status of Travis County residents?

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A total of 479,478 people in Travis County have never been married (which represents 37.38% of the total population), while 608,241 of them are wedded (47.42%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 19,216 (1.5%) and 133,195 (10.38%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 479,478 2.9%
Married 608,241 3.7%
Separated 19,216 -6.3%
Widowed 42,630 1.0%
Divorced 133,195 -0.4%
Never Married 37.38%
Married 47.42%
Separated 1.5%
Widowed 3.32%
Divorced 10.38%

What are the most common means of transportation in Travis County?

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The top three means of transportation people in Travis County use to get to work are: car, walking and bus or trolley bus. A total of 684,310 residents commute by car, 17,134 prefer going to work by walking and 16,466 by bus or trolley bus.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 684,310 -1.9%
Bus or TrolleyBus 16,466 -12.5%
Railroad 187 -15.0%
Ferryboat 88 -12.0%
Bicycle 7,004 -7.4%
Motorcycle 1,968 -11.6%
TaxiCab 1,507 5.9%
Walk 17,134 10.2%

What is the median and average household income in Travis County by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
78610 39,498 13,284 $84,114.00 $108,413.00
78613 83,876 27,558 $107,983.00 $125,381.00
78615 1,363 376 $70,833.00 $98,823.00
78617 28,376 6,981 $64,117.00 $96,277.00
78621 24,590 7,183 $80,100.00 $85,730.00
78641 78,568 24,371 $105,096.00 $126,322.00
78645 11,873 4,851 $83,388.00 $116,422.00
78652 5,763 2,210 $88,243.00 $110,450.00
78653 29,622 8,981 $85,544.00 $89,841.00
78654 18,524 7,174 $57,087.00 $76,944.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2020 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 78610 78613 78615 78617 78621 78641 78645 78652 78653 78654 78660 78664 78669 78701 78702 78703 78704 78705 78712 78719 78721 78722 78723 78724 78725 78726 78727 78728 78730 78731 78732 78733 78734 78735 78736 78737 78738 78739 78741 78742 78744 78745 78746 78747 78748 78749 78750 78751 78752 78753 78754 78756 78757 78758 78759

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