Real Estate Market Update for 78703 (Austin, TX)
Welcome to February's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of February. The number of active listings was down 6% from one year earlier, and down 6% from the previous month. This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was 1.15-million dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 11%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 610-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 6% year-over-year, and increased 14% month-over-month. Despite a slight annual decrease, this upward monthly sales trend indicates positive momentum. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for 78703 (Austin, TX)
Area Information for 78703 (Austin, TX)
  • Population: 19,696
  • Median Age: 36.35 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 13.89 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 5
  • Sales Tax: 6.25%
  • Population Density: 3,530/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 12.3%
  • Closest Airport: Austin-bergstrom International
  • Closest College: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
  • Closest Jr. College: Austin Community College
  • Median Household Income: $82,159
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 24.92%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.67 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $506,250
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Round Rock Express
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 36%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 78703 (Austin, TX)
Median Age: 36.35 Married: 31% Number of Households: 9,449 Households with Children: 2,096
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 78703 (Austin, TX)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Girls' School Of Austin 0.1 mi Private K-8 0 4
      Rawson-saunders-austin Area School For Dyslexics 0.5 mi Private 1-8 0 4
      Casis Elementary School 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      O Henry Middle School 0.8 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Bryker Woods Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 5 5
      Mathews Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4-5 5
      Casa Montessori Child Dev Ctr 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Austin High School 1.5 mi Public 9-12 3-5 3
      Austin St Hospital 1.6 mi Public 2-12 0 0
      Early Childhood Center 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: and Onboard Informatics © 2015
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.