Austin Gay Neighborhoods
Austin, Texas, is the state’s capital and one of the largest cities in the United States. It’s home to more than 900,000 individuals, making it the second most populous state capitals in the country. The surrounding Austin-Round Rock area has over 2 million. A number of these individuals identify as LGBT.
A large portion of Austin’s economy is based on technology. The University of Texas at Austin has large computer science and engineering programs, while employers such as Dell, IBM, eBay, Electronic Arts, and Hewlett-Packard all have a presence in the city.
If you’re looking for a gay ghetto in Austin, you’ll find it in Clarksville. This neighborhood is near downtown, and you’ll find a mixture of historical and modern houses here. Single-family homes range from $490,000 to $1.6 million. Condos can be priced anywhere from $245,000 to $1.8 million.
Central East Austin is another popular area for LGBT individuals and families. Condos range from $200,000 to $450,000. Single-family homes in this neighborhood start at $215,000 and end around $850,000.