Austin, TX Employment & Jobs

Austin employment information

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

Windsor Road, Austin862
Rosedale, Austin853.5
Old West Austin, Austin851.2
Barton Hills, Austin852.8
Zilker, Austin851.8
Downtown, Austin840.1
South River City, Austin841.3
North Shoal Creek, Austin847
Allandale, Austin845.3
Crestview, Austin845.6
Hancock, Austin832.3
Hyde Park, Austin832.9
Bouldin, Austin831.3
North Burnett, Austin838.7
Brentwood, Austin834.4
North Loop, Austin833.5
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