Population density (sq mi)3,4142,830113
Median age32.332.434.2
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%49%48%
Speak Englishn/a68%65%
Speak Spanishn/a24%30%

Key findings

  • The population density in Highland is 21% higher than Austin
  • The median age in Highland is equal to Austin
  • In Highland 64.32% of the population is White
  • In Highland 9.12% of the population is Black
  • In Highland 0.83% of the population is Asian

Compare Austin, TX Demographics


      Highland population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.35%0.43%0.48%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.08%
      Mixed race2.64%3.16%2.50%
      Other race21.73%6.08%5.79%
      In Highland, 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

      Highland age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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