Income/capita 8%
Household income 2%
Unemployment 28%
IndexCentral East AustinAustinTexas
Income per capita$32,093$35,672$27,828
Median household income$54,415$60,939$54,727
Median income owner occupied$0$92,148$70,980
Median income renter occupied$0$42,935$36,330
Median earnings male$30,637$37,344$36,153
Median earnings female$30,517$30,164$25,035
Unemployment rate6.0%3.6%4.1%
Poverty leveln/a16.7%16.7%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Central East Austin is 8% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Central East Austin is 2% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Central East Austin is 28% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Central East Austin is equal to the national average

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      Central East Austin employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.0%0.3%
      Manufacturing sector8.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services11.9%6.2%
      Public administration1.6%7.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%2.7%
      Education, health & social services10.0%31.6%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rollingwood, TX1,642$168,125204%
      Lost Creek, TX4,498$165,417199%
      Barton Creek, TX3,037$150,170171%
      West Lake Hills, TX3,309$149,531170%
      Sunset Valley, TX801$134,792144%
      Austin, TX907,779$60,93910%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jacksonville, FL856,616$48,25613%
      San Francisco, CA850,282$87,70159%
      Indianapolis, IN846,674$43,10122%
      Columbus, OH837,038$47,15615%
      Fort Worth, TX815,930$54,8761%
      Austin, TX907,779$60,93910%
      Source: The Central East Austin, Austin, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).