Downtown 86 Exceptional
Downtown Livability #1 ranked neighborhood in Austin#75 ranked neighborhood in TexasRanks better than 96% of areas
A+ Downtown Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Downtown Cost of Living Cost of living is 49% higher than Texas
Downtown
13636% more expensive than the US average
Austin
1099% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Downtown cost of living
A Downtown Crime Total crime is 45% lower than Texas
Total crime
1,53640% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6640% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-2%Year over year crime is down
Downtown crime
A+ Downtown Employment Household income is 80% higher than Texas
Median household income
$98,49878% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$92,617210% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%53% lower than the US average
Downtown employment
F Downtown Housing Home value is 218% higher than Texas
Median home value
$454,200146% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,64273% higher than the US average
Home ownership
37%42% lower than the US average
Downtown real estate or Downtown rentals
A+ Downtown Schools HS graduation rate is 23% higher than Texas
High school grad. rates
96%15% higher than the US average
School test scores
87%77% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
14:110% lower than the US average
Downtown K-12 schools
A+ Downtown User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Downtown
Overall user rating
88% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
88% 2 total surveys
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      Downtown transportation information

      StatisticDowntownAustinTexas
      Average one way commuten/a24min26min
      Workers who drive to work65.0%73.7%80.3%
      Workers who carpool2.2%9.7%10.6%
      Workers who take public transit1.6%4.0%1.5%
      Workers who bicycle3.4%1.4%0.3%
      Workers who walk12.0%2.3%1.6%
      Working from home14.0%7.4%4.3%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)01 (1)25
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)01 (3)31

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