South Lamar

South Lamar

South Lamar, locally know as SoLa, is Austin’s not so hidden gem.

It is one of the up and coming renter hotspots in the city with it's wide boulevard lined with both apartment buildings, restaurants and shops. It is the perfect home base if you’re an urbanite to your core. 

Experience a unique ecosystem where everything needed is within reach. As new businesses and events move to South Lamar, SoLa area is rapidly growing in popularity amongst young professionals looking for a vibrant neighborhood with an authentic vibe.


Overview for South Lamar, TX

8,558 people live in South Lamar, where the median age is 30 and the average individual income is $62,690. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

8,558

Total Population

30 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$62,690

Average individual Income

Around South Lamar, TX

There's plenty to do around South Lamar, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

60
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
61
Bikeable
Bike Score
49
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Tweedy's, Lone Star Wake Rentals, and Elite Martial Arts.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 4.66 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.15 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.59 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.87 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.02 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.73 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for South Lamar, TX

South Lamar has 5,285 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in South Lamar do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 8,558 people call South Lamar home. The population density is 8,019.011 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

8,558

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

30

Median Age

53.28 / 46.72%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
5,285

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$62,690

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in South Lamar, TX

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The following schools are within or nearby South Lamar. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Richards School For Young Women Leaders
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
5/5
Athena Montessori Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
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