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  • Population
    6,530
  • Population Density
    5,824 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    1 sq.mi.
South River City/Travis Heights is a neighborhood in Austin with 6,530 residents. It has very high home values and high rent costs. Its citizens generally have high education levels and high income levels.

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Nearby Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
3.66 Bouldin Creek 5,431
2.66 Riverdale 13,750
3.66 Dawson 2,687
3.66 St. Edward's University 4,492
3.00 Parker Lane 10,161

Comparable Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
3.66 Downtown 4,948
3.66 Galindo 3,802
3.66 Zilker 5,163
3.00 Central East Austin 4,136
4.00 Old West Austin/Clarksville 4,498

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
3.33 Austin Independent School District 127

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Liberal Arts & Science Academy Public 9-12 High
Premier High School of North Austin Public, Charter, Alternative 9-12 High
4.00 NYOS Charter School - Magnolia McCullough Campus Public, Charter, Alternative PK, K-3 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Eden Park Academy Public, Charter, Alternative K-8 Elementary, Middle
Cedars International Academy Public, Charter PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
4.00 Mills Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Davis Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Hill Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Gorzycki Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 Kiker Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Baranoff Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Oak Hill Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Murchison Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 Highland Park Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Clayton Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Richards School for Young Women Leaders Public, Alternative, All-Girls 6-11 Middle
3.66 Baldwin Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Bowie High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 Casis Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 Bailey Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.66 Boone Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 Doss Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 Harmony School of Science - Austin Public, Charter K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.66 Graham Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 Zilker Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 St. Stephen's Episcopal School Private, Boarding, Religious 6-12 High
4.00 Austin Peace Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 St. Andrew's Episcopal School Private, Religious 1-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Legacy Oaks Christian School Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.66 St. Michael's Catholic Academy Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.66 Austin Waldorf School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 The Khabele School Private 6-12 High
3.00 Concordia High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.00 The Griffin School Private 9-12 High
3.00 Brentwood Christian School Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Kirby Hall School Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.00 Sri Atmananda Memorial School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.00 Hyde Park Baptist School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.00 Regents School of Austin Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Huntington-Surrey High School Private 8-12 High
2.00 San Juan Diego Catholic High School Private, Religious 8-12 High
St. Theresa's Catholic School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Redeemer Lutheran School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Trinity Episcopal School of Austin Private, Religious K-8 Elementary, Middle
Veritas Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Jackie's Performing Arts & Private Education Private PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
St. Gabriel's Catholic School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. Francis School Private PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Austin Montessori School Private, Montessori PK, K-9 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. Louis School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
4.33 University of Texas - Austin
3.66 St. Edward's University
3.00 Concordia University - Texas
2.00 Huston-Tillotson University
Austin Community College District
The Art Institute of Austin, a branch of The Art Institute of Houston
Everest Institute - Austin
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts - Austin
University of Phoenix - Austin
ITT Technical Institute - Austin
Southern Careers Institute - Austin
Virginia College - Austin
Allied Health Careers
College of Health Care Professions - Austin
Central Texas Beauty College - Round Rock
Capitol City Trade & Technical School
Avenue Five Institute
Paul Mitchell the School - Austin
Strayer University - Texas
Baldwin Beauty School - North Austin
Sanford-Brown College - Austin
Escoffier School of Culinary Arts - Austin
MediaTech Institute - Austin
South University - Austin
Baldwin Beauty School - South Austin

Around South River City/Travis Heights

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

South River City/Travis Heights United States Texas Austin Metro Area Central East Austin Downtown Galindo Old West Austin/Clarksville Zilker
White 66.66% 64.16% 45.81% 54.94% 39.90% 73.55% 50.57% 78.96% 79.75%
Hispanic 24.59% 16.05% 37.20% 31.05% 33.87% 11.31% 38.95% 12.03% 14.51%
African American 3.46% 12.21% 11.52% 7.22% 23.16% 7.35% 7.06% 0.58% 1.46%
Multiracial 2.47% 1.85% 1.20% 1.51% 1.03% 0.74% 1.36% 1.93% 2.12%
Asian 1.49% 4.67% 3.74% 4.74% 2.01% 6.91% 1.24% 5.50% 1.32%
Other 0.86% 0.21% 0.16% 0.19% 0% 0% 0.79% 0.06% 0%
Pacific Islander 0.23% 0.15% 0.07% 0.05% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0.21% 0.66% 0.27% 0.26% 0% 0.09% 0% 0.91% 0.81%

Age

South River City/Travis Heights United States Texas Austin Metro Area Central East Austin Downtown Galindo Old West Austin/Clarksville Zilker
9 years and under 10% 13% 15% 15% 10% 1% 15% 8% 7%
10 to 17 years 7% 11% 12% 11% 9% 2% 5% 3% 5%
18 to 24 years 12% 10% 10% 12% 16% 16% 15% 12% 8%
25 to 34 years 33% 13% 14% 17% 22% 36% 26% 29% 23%
35 to 44 years 13% 14% 14% 15% 14% 13% 14% 17% 21%
45 to 54 years 12% 15% 14% 13% 13% 15% 13% 16% 16%
55 to 64 years 10% 12% 10% 9% 9% 9% 6% 8% 12%
65 and over 4% 13% 10% 8% 7% 8% 6% 7% 7%

Education Levels

South River City/Travis Heights United States Texas Austin Metro Area Central East Austin Downtown Galindo Old West Austin/Clarksville Zilker
Less than a high school diploma 6% 15% 20% 12% 21% 5% 15% 0% 3%
High school diploma or equivalent 7% 29% 26% 20% 20% 8% 15% 7% 10%
Some college or associate degree 22% 29% 29% 28% 19% 12% 27% 11% 23%
Bachelor's degree 36% 18% 17% 26% 30% 41% 31% 44% 38%
Master's degree or higher 28% 10% 9% 14% 10% 33% 13% 38% 26%

Gender

South River City/Travis Heights United States Texas Austin Metro Area Central East Austin Downtown Galindo Old West Austin/Clarksville Zilker
Male 52.9% 49.2% 49.6% 50.2% 45.3% 60.3% 50.9% 51.8% 51.1%
Female 47.1% 50.8% 50.4% 49.8% 54.7% 39.7% 49.1% 48.2% 48.9%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

South River City/Travis Heights United States Texas Austin Metro Area Central East Austin Downtown Galindo Old West Austin/Clarksville Zilker
Rent 60.1% 33.9% 35.5% 41.2% 54.5% 68.8% 67.5% 69.5% 46.9%
Own 39.9% 66.1% 64.5% 58.8% 45.5% 31.2% 32.5% 30.5% 53.1%