Chinatown, Austin

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Austin Chinatown
Retail district
Coordinates: 30°15′N 97°45′W / 30.250°N 97.750°W / 30.250; -97.750
Country  United States
State Texas
County Travis County
City Austin, Texas
ZIP Code 78753
Area code(s) Area code 512

Austin's Chinatown (Chinese: 奥斯汀唐人街; pinyin: ào sī tīng táng rén jiē), established in 2006, is located at 10901 N. Lamar Blvd.,[1] and features top reviewed restaurants and supermarkets according to an article by the Austin Chronicle.[2] According to a recent population estimate, the city of Austin is home to 8,886 Chinese Americans comprising about 1.2% of the population, making it ranked 18th among the large city category.

According to Belinda Mendoza in her book, she references Austin's Chinatown as a place to "... buy some colorful Chinese firecrackers."[3] According to Cam Rossie and Hilary Hylton, Austin's Chinatown is a series of stores anchored by a supermarket called "MT Supermarket."[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Austin Chinatown Center". 
  2. ^ "Fortune Chinese Seafood Restaurant". 
  3. ^ "Feng Shui for the Loss of a Pet: Restoring Balance During Grief ... - Page 2". 
  4. ^ "Austin - Page 158".