East Austin

East Austin

East Austin is one of Austin's most unique urban areas and up-and-coming cultural destinations.

Welcome to East Austin

One of Austin's most unique urban areas
 
East Austin is one of Austin's most unique urban areas and up-and-coming cultural destinations. One of the defining characteristics of the vibrant neighborhood is its cool, dynamic, and alluring spirit of life.
 

Popular Communities

  • East Cesar Chavez
  • Holly
  • Cherrywood
  • Rosewood
  • Chestnut
  • Govalle
  • Central East
  • Mueller
  • MLK
  • University Hills
  • Windsor Park

Lifestyle

East Austin is a desirable place for young professionals. The neighborhood is diverse and vibrant. It is close to downtown Austin, Lady Bird Lake trail, and Central Austin.
 

Food and Drinks

Suerte serves traditional Mexican cuisine made with locally grown Texas ingredients. Rosewood is an 1890s home that celebrates traditions and inspirations from South Texas cuisine. Veracruz is another East Side taco spot with picnic tables and a taco-based menu.
 

Schools

  • Garza Independence High School
  • Kealing Middle School/Magnet Program, Public, 6-8
  • Maplewood Elementary School, Public, PK-6
  • Pease Elementary School
  • Blackshear Elementary School
  • Richards School for Young Women Leaders

Overview for East Austin, TX

6,072 people live in East Austin, where the median age is 33 and the average individual income is $48,592. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

6,072

Total Population

33 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$48,592

Average individual Income

Around East Austin, TX

There's plenty to do around East Austin, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

87
Very Walkable
Walking Score
91
Biker's Paradise
Bike Score
48
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Lovejoy Bakery, Mission Burger, and Taqueria Fenix.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.74 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.38 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.58 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.4 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.59 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 3.18 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for East Austin, TX

East Austin has 2,503 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in East Austin do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 6,072 people call East Austin home. The population density is 8,949.769 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

6,072

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

33

Median Age

49.26 / 50.74%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
2,503

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$48,592

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in East Austin, TX

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby East Austin. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Blackshear Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Kealing Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Garza Independence High School
PUBLIC
10th - 12th
No rating available

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