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Lexington-Fayette, KY vs Austin, TX

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Highlights
- The Median Age in Austin is 2.2 years younger than in Lexington-Fayette.
- Austin housing costs are 130.8% more expensive than Lexington-Fayette housing costs.
- The average commute for residents of Austin is 3.2 minutes longer than it is for residents of Lexington-Fayette.


Overview
 Lexington-Fayette, KYAustin, TXUnited States
 Population324,735995,484329,484,123
 Median Income$48,667$55,216$53,482
 Median Age3431.837.4
 Avg. Home Price$238,800$551,200$291,700
 Unemployment Rate4.3%5.1%6.0%
 Avg. Commute Time20.8724.1126.38

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Reviews for Lexington-Fayette    61 Reviews
SEXYLEXI - 8/25/2021
Very beautiful/underrated city!!... Read More

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You aint from around here - 2/19/2020
I have lived here now for over five years, originally from the west coast and here is my top 10 for why you should NOT move here. #1 The Culture: They have none, it... Read More

Lived Here All My Life - 10/2/2015
Lexington is a nice place to live, I cannot deny that. It is beautiful in all 4 seasons although I hate the winters. The ice and snow can be very bad and it destroys my... Read More

Reviews for Austin    444 Reviews
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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The City with no Direction - 9/10/2021
Iv lived here for a LONG time now and things have changed drastically. from the City council doing a crap job and then the people running referendums on their decisions.... Read More

Don’t. Just don’t. - 7/4/2021
This is truly one of those times I wish there was a way to give zero stars. If you’re thinking about visiting Austin.. just don’t. Go anywhere else in Texas. Austin is... Read More

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ZIPS IN LEXINGTON-FAYETTE, KENTUCKY
40509, 40517, 40515, 40511, 40503, 40504, 40502, 40508, 40505, 40514, 15 total
ZIPS IN AUSTIN, TEXAS
78745, 78753, 78741, 78748, 78744, 78704, 78758, 78759, 78749, 78723, 40 total

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