Country: United States Austin by the Numbers:
Elevation: 597 feet
Average Annual Rainfall: 32 inches
Average Annual Snowfall: .9 inches
Average January Temperature: 50 degrees F
Average July Temperature: 85 degrees F
Major Industries: Oil, Electronics, Computers, Automobile Manufacturing, Aerospace Industries, Agriculture, Telecommunications, Higher Education
Ethnic Mix: Caucasian (65%), African American (10%), of some Latino descent (30%), Asian (4%)
Electricity: 110 volts, 60Hz, standard two pin plugs
Time Zone: GMT- 6
Country Dialing Code: 1
Area Code: 361 & 512
Did You Know?
Austin is not only the state capital of Texas, it is also home to the University of Texas, Austin. On further note, Austin is the site of the President Lyndon B. Johnson Library and Center.
Austin is located deep in the heart of Texas, about 160 miles west of Houston, 80 miles northeast of San Antonio, and 200 miles south of Dallas.