Austin is a city of over 960,000 people in the region of . It is the capital of Texas and a college town, and also a center of alternative culture away from the major cities on the US coasts, though the city is rapidly gentrifying with its rising popularity.
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can refer to any part of Austin, Texas south of Lady Bird Lake and the downtown area, although many people use it to specifically refer to the south-central area directly south of downtown in the 78704 zip code.

is an area in Austin, , west of the Mo-Pac freeway and/or north of Anderson Lane.

is a district of Austin, , west of IH-35, north of Lady Bird Lake, and south of MLK street. Photo: Ed Schipul, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a district of Austin, to the north of Lady Bird Lake and to the east of IH-35.

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The Jack S. at the University of Texas at Austin is one of the largest… Photo: WhisperToMe, Public domain.

, located in Austin, Texas, on the campus of the University of Texas, has been home to the Longhorns football team since 1924. is situated 1 mile northeast of Austin. Photo: Brint03, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is a historic theater in the 6th Street district in Austin, Texas. Photo: Nv8200p, CC BY-SA 3.0.


The University of Texas and the Drag form a district of Austin.

is in Austin, several miles north of downtown, but not as far north as what is now called "North Austin".

is a district in Austin, about a mile north of the University of Texas. Photo: Dtobias, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a neighborhood located on Avenue in Austin, , . is situated 2½ miles south of Austin. Photo: Justin Jensen, CC BY 2.0.

East César Chávez is a neighborhood in Austin, . is situated 1¼ miles southeast of Austin. Photo: Everdayzac, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a street of historic homes, many of the bungalow style, in downtown Austin, . Photo: Nv8200p, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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