Demographically speaking, Austin continues to experience profound change.  Keeping up with how these demographic shifts affect the City is essential to successful operations and planning.  This page acts as a portal to a large collection of demographic maps and a wide array of demographic data. 

Austin's demographic story continues to revolve around the three major themes of: 1) rapid and sustained job and population growth; 2) transformative demographic diversification; 3) and, stubborn structural and spatial socioeconomic separations.

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Population & Land Area Summary

   4/1/2000  4/1/2010  1/1/2020 1/1/2020
City of Austin 656,562 790,390 996,369 326.33
   Full Purpose 639,185 777,953 982,999 280.01
   Limited Purpose 17,377 12,437 13,370 46.32
Extra-Territorial Jurisdiction 128,925 200,195 263,137 377.55
Travis County 812,280 1,024,266 1,326,810 1,019.70
Austin-Round Rock MSA 1,249,763 1,716,289 2,276,670 4,285.70
Geographic Entity Population Square Miles