StatisticAustinTexasNational
Population907,77928,995,881328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,83011391
Median age32.434.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%48%43%
Speak English68%65%79%
Speak Spanish24%30%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Austin is 2404% higher than Texas
  • The median age in Austin is 5% lower than Texas
  • In Austin 75.86% of the population is White
  • In Austin 7.56% of the population is Black
  • In Austin 6.82% of the population is Asian

Compare Austin, TX Demographics

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      Austin population breakdown by race

      RaceAustinTexasNational
      White75.86%74.84%73.35%
      Black7.56%11.95%12.63%
      Asian6.82%4.36%5.22%
      American Indian0.43%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.08%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race3.16%2.50%3.06%
      Other race6.08%5.79%4.75%
      In Austin, 34.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Austin age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Austin, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).