Best Colleges near Austin, Texas

Ranking Institution name Students Distance from the city
1
Spring, tx
75 1 miles
2
Austin, tx
0 2 miles
3
Austin, tx
62 2 miles
4
Austin, tx
1 127 6 miles
5
Austin, tx
0 6 miles
6
Austin, tx
160 6 miles
7
Austin, tx
381 6 miles
8
Austin, tx
37 083 6 miles
9
Austin, tx
24 6 miles
10
Austin, tx
72 6 miles
11
Austin, tx
3 449 6 miles
12
Austin, tx
70 6 miles
13
Austin, tx
835 6 miles
14
Austin, tx
802 6 miles
15
Austin, tx
16 7 miles
16
Austin, tx
19 7 miles
17
Austin, tx
199 7 miles
18
Austin, tx
9 905 7 miles
19
Austin, tx
91 7 miles
20
Austin, tx
406 7 miles
21
Austin, tx
5 8 miles
22
Austin, tx
72 8 miles
23
Austin, tx
107 8 miles
24
Austin, tx
158 8 miles
25
Austin, tx
1 063 8 miles
26
Austin, tx
7 14 miles
27
Austin, tx
0 14 miles
28
Austin, tx
87 14 miles
29
Austin, tx
259 14 miles
30
Austin, tx
260 14 miles
31
Austin, tx
117 14 miles
32
Austin, tx
101 14 miles
33
Austin, tx
661 14 miles
34
Austin, tx
51 14 miles
35
Round Rock, tx
64 17 miles
36
Round Rock, tx
165 17 miles
37
Pflugerville, tx
126 18 miles
38
San Marcos, tx
24 223 27 miles
39
Alpine, tx
1 243 29 miles
40
New Braunfels, tx
54 43 miles

Education in Austin

Austin’s (Texas) residents over 25 years of age with some college degree constitute 19.35 of the city’s population. Two-year college graduates make up 5.43. The share of four-year college graduates and Master graduates is 28.18 and 11.37 respectively. The shares of those with professional degree and doctorate degree are 2.88 and 2.35 accordingly.

Economy of Austin

The household income in Austin, Texas, is 52431 compared to the country’s average of 53046. The family median income is 66474. The sales and income taxes are 8.25 and 0. Income per capita is 31387. The unemployment rate makes 3.5 compared to 6.3 in the entire United States.

Cost of living in Austin

The overall cost of living in Austin, Texas, is 107 average for the entire country, if we take the average indicator for the United States as 100. The indicator of charges for utilities services is 94, the cost of housing is 135. Transportation expenses make 95 points, and health and grocery costs are 101 and 84.8 respectively.

Air pollution and health in Austin

The indicator of air quality in Austin, Texas, is 68.9 on a scale from 0 to 100 points (higher is better), according to EPA reports. The water quality is among the average with the index of 79 compared to 55 for the United States. The number of physicians per 100 thousand residents is 285 and the overall health costs make 100.6 if we take the indicator of 100 as country’s average.

Climate in Austin

Austin, Texas, gets 228 sunny days per year, compared to the country’s average of 205. The number of days with precipitations is 83 – Austin has the annual rainfall of 33.4 inches and snowfall of 1 inches. The comfort index on the scale from 0 to 100 (higher is better) based on the effect of humidity and temperature is 22. The UV exposure index is 6.


Data provided by U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences nces.ed.gov