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Dallas, TX vs Austin, TX

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Highlights
- The Median Age in Austin is 0.4 years younger than in Dallas.
- Austin housing costs are 112.2% more expensive than Dallas housing costs.
- The average commute for residents of Austin is 2.7 minutes shorter than it is for residents of Dallas.


Overview
 Dallas, TXAustin, TXUnited States
 Population1,343,266995,484329,484,123
 Median Income$43,359$55,216$53,482
 Median Age32.231.837.4
 Avg. Home Price$259,800$551,200$291,700
 Unemployment Rate7.4%5.1%6.0%
 Avg. Commute Time26.7824.1126.38

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Reviews for Dallas    228 Reviews
Not good. Not good, at all. - 6/17/2021
I have lived in Dallas, as well as areas around the Dallas Metroplex, for over 20 years. With that said, what I have seen in that time, has not been overly pleasing; and... Read More

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NOT THE BEST PLACE TO LIVE, BY FAR - 5/16/2021
There is only one thing I found to be relatively good in this city: upscale restaurants. The food is tasty but only in upscale restaurants, I am vegan, and still found... Read More

NOT THE BEST PLACE TO LIVE, BY FAR - 5/12/2021
I would have to agree with the low stars reviews for this place. I really gave it a try and wanted to find more positive than negative in this palce, but it's not... Read More

Reviews for Austin    446 Reviews
Don't believe the hype - 3/11/2022
I lived there for 22 years and left a year and a half ago. The people that live there have ruined it. Austin is no longer weird AT ALL. The weirdness has been... Read More

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Austin is still a good place to live - 12/12/2021
I've lived in Austin over 20 years, and yes it has changed drastically, as all fast growing cities do. But I think it is unfair to compare Austin against it's past self... Read More

Austin is Awesome - 9/24/2021
I lived in Austin Travis county for 2 years and fell in absolute love with the greater Austin area. I had to leave to go back to SC unfortunately. I was very sad over... Read More

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ZIPS IN DALLAS, TEXAS
75217, 75211, 75228, 75243, 75227, 75287, 75216, 75220, 75231, 75206, 47 total
ZIPS IN AUSTIN, TEXAS
78745, 78753, 78741, 78748, 78744, 78704, 78758, 78759, 78749, 78723, 40 total

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