Austin, Texas Houses for Sale

“Keep Austin Weird,” a phrase that is commonly emblazoned on the town’s shirts and bumper stickers, how the city embraced its alternative cultures. Home to the United States’ significant universities and served as an essential center for film, food scene, music, politics, and technology. With the city’s ethnically diverse population, less than half are of European descent, more than one-third are Hispanic, and slightly less than one-eight are African Americans and Asian Americans. Even with a population that’s almost a million and with a yearly 30 million visitors, the city has kept its small-town heart and has earned their people’s love for culinary prowess, great music, and a sociable streak that everyone can find hard to resist. The weather is generally good year-round, where out of 365 days, the city gets an average of 300 days of warm and cold sunshine. The high quality of life, favorable employment prospects, relatively pleasant climate, and the low cost of living are some of the things that can attract the attention of the many.

Austin, TX Prices for Houses for Sale

1,086,699 +19%
890,457 +21%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Austin Homes for Purchase

2,101 +115%
2,120 +22%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

21 +37%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 1,738  
Police Civilians 552  
Total Arrests 11,047 (2020)
Total Incidents 72,590 (2020)
CrimeScore 46.26  
National Rank 4077th  
Statewide Rank 473rd  

Local Statistics

Population 995,484 (0.02%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,116 (1.76%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 219
Arson 134
Assault Offenses 17,751
Bribery 2
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 4,724
Counterfeiting/Forgery 1,056
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 7,531
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 4,161
Embezzlement 11
Extortion/Blackmail 34
Fraud Offenses 7,012
Gambling Offenses 10
Homicide Offenses 48
Human Trafficking 5
Kidnapping/Abduction 179
Larceny/Theft Offenses 27,886
Motor Vehicle Theft 3,923
Pornography/Obscene Material 223
Prostitution Offenses 87
Robbery 1,103
Sex Offenses 776
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 38
Stolen Property Offenses 17
Weapon Law Violations 669

Featured Austin Brokers