Top 5 Areas of Austin

Here are 5 areas of Austin to give you a good idea of the various prices that you will be looking at when deciding on a neighborhood to live in.

Shoreline Area – 78703 – Zone 1B

Just minutes away from the Town Lake Hike and Bike Trail, Auditorium Shores, Zilker Park, Lake Austin, Lady Bird Lake, as well as the Shoal Creek Hike and Bike trail which features 4 miles of pristine Texas wilderness.

Number of Sales in January: 1

Pending Sales in January: 1

Days on the Market: 42

’14 Median Price: $652,500

’15 Median Price: $588,000


East Austin (East 6th, Holly, Govalle, E. Caesar Chavez, Chestnut) – 78702 – Zone 5

The 78702 zip code comprises the neighborhoods of East 6th, Holly, Govalle, East Ceasar Chavez, Chestnut, East 11th Street and various interconnected neighborhoods in between. As an up and coming area, the 78702 zip code is currently seeing a huge revitalization as an influx of nightlife, restaurants, luxury condos, and new homes is sweeping the area.

Number of Sales in January: 4

Pending Sales in January: 8

Days on the Market: 47

’14 Median Price: $281,000

’15 Median Price: $299,500



NW Austin – Anderson Mill/Great Hills/Bull Creek Ranch – 78759 – Zone 1N

78759 attractions such as The DomainThe Arboretum, Steck Valley Park, St. Edward’s Trail and Bull Creek are just a few of the many in this North Austin zip code. Residents enjoy living in the 78759 zip code for its affordability and its easy access to major Austin thoroughfares like Highway 183 and MoPac Expressway.

Number of Sales in January: 2

Pending Sales in January: 0

Days on the Market: 1,184

’14 Median Price: $298,000

’15 Median Price: $379,000


Austin – The Woodlands/Forest Bluff – 78724 – Zone 3E

East Austin is an ever-changing area. As more and more people move here, the neighborhoods east of I-35 are becoming more attractive areas for young families and professionals. The 78724 zip code offers many affordable new developments minutes away from Austin’s urban core.

Number of Sales in January: 1

Pending Sales in January: 0

Days on the Market: 4

’14 Median Price: $129,000

’15 Median Price: $155,000


Lake Austin – Senna Hills/Seven Oaks/Sterling Acres/Barton Creek West – 78733 – Zone 8W

Homes in 78733 feature residences in the Bee Cave area as well as other parts of western Lake Austin. Homes in this area are generally luxurious as the median income in this part of town is over $100,000.

Number of Sales in January: 1

Pending Sales in January: 0

Days on the Market: 51

’14 Median Price: $661,500

’15 Median Price: $758,400

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