Austin, TX Employment & Jobs

Austin employment information

IndexAustinTexasNational
Income per capita$31,387$25,809$28,051
Median household income$52,431$51,563$53,046
Median household income owner occupied$83,036$66,332$67,062
Median household income renter occupied$36,349$32,377$32,212
Median earnings male$31,569$33,434$35,771
Median earnings female$26,340$23,548$25,299
Unemployment rate5.4%5.0%6.0%
Poverty level19.4%17.4%14.9%
The data is based upon 2012 estimates.
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The income per capita in Austin is 21.6% greater than the Texas average and 11.9% greater than the National average. The median household income in Austin is 1.7% greater than the Texas average and 1.2% less than the National average. The median household income in Austin for owner occupied housing is 128.4% greater than the median household income for renter occupied housing in Austin.

The poverty level in Austin is 11.8% greater than the Texas average and 30.3% greater than the National average. The median earnings for males in Austin is 19.9% greater than the median earnings for females in Austin.

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Data displayed in the above graphs is based on 2012 census data.

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Neighborhoods in & around Austin, TX

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Allandale, Austin895.3
Crestview, Austin885.6
Windsor Road, Austin882
North Shoal Creek, Austin887
Rosedale, Austin883.5
Zilker, Austin881.8
North Loop, Austin883.5
South River City, Austin871.3
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Old West Austin, Austin871.2
Brentwood, Austin874.4
Bouldin, Austin871.3
Downtown, Austin870.1
Hyde Park, Austin872.9
Hancock, Austin872.3
Upper Boggy Creek, Austin862.4
Galindo, Austin862.6
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Cities near Austin, TX

CityScoreMiles
Lost Creek, TX925.9
Rollingwood, TX902.9
Bee Cave, TX8912.8
Sunset Valley, TX885.2
Wimberley, TX8828.3
Pflugerville, TX8814
San Leanna, TX889.5
Georgetown, TX8825.6
CityScoreMiles
Manchaca, TX8810.3
Cedar Park, TX8717.1
Round Rock, TX8717.1
The Hills, TX8715.5
Brushy Creek, TX8617
Hutto, TX8522.3
Mountain City, TX8518.1
Serenada, TX8529.8
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