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ZIP Code 78148

Primary City:Universal City, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Converse
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (2:22pm)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.55, -98.30
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78148

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78148. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 78148. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78148, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Universal City, TX
Acceptable:
Universal Cty
Unacceptable:
Live Oak, Randolph A F B, Randolph Afb, Randolph Air Force Base

Stats and Demographics for the 78148 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78148 is located in central Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78148 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78148 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,139
Population Density 2,137 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,591
Median Home Value $139,000
Land Area 9.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,070
Median Household Income $54,691

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male81570370167279673365759664372862454152736222422611787
Female705676683711776778707698653760658619600441342252187141
Total1,5201,3791,3841,3831,5721,5111,3641,2941,2961,4881,2821,1601,127803566478304228

Gender

 Male 9,752 48%
 Female 10,387 52%
Gender

Race

 White 15,209 75.5%
 Black Or African American 2,037 10.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 150 0.7%
 Asian 595 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 57 0.3%
 Other Race 1,216 6.0%
 Two Or More Races 875 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner34379643930995691483122
Renter5661,1228087053581416231
Total6001,5011,4511,6351,353832545153

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,830 47%
 Single Guardian 1,496 19%
 Singles 2,222 28%
 Singles With Roommate 522 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,282 65%
 Households with Kids 2,788 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male176172147168148129144141141136144139129153140143110122157146
Female170142130127141129135122149137142139139126140123146134168163
Total346314277295289258279263290273286278268279280266256256325309

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78148 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78148 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 78148 real estate data, the median home value of $139,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78148. Rentals in 78148 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78148 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,998 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 135 0.7%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,918 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,359 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,793 44%
 Households Vacant 521 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 324 62%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 64 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 92 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 417 11%
 1 Bedroom 911 25%
 2 Bedroom 904 25%
 3+ Bedroom 1,396 38%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $54,691 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78148 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 78148 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,288 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,837 24%
 No Earnings 4,563 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,288 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,837 24%
 No Earnings 4,563 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,230 91.9%
 Public transportation 39 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 44 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 408 4.1%
 Worked at Home 323 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 524 9%
 High School Graduate 3,094 51%
 Associate's degree 564 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,057 17%
 Master's degree 668 11%
 Professional school degree 58 1%
 Doctorate degree 106 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,345 81.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 257 6.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 500 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78148

ZIP Code 78148 is in the Radiance Academy of Learning. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78148.

Radiance Academy of Learning (daystar)
413 Kitty Hawk
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Radiance Academy of Learning
Coronado Village Elementary
213 Amistad Blvd
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Kitty Hawk Middle School
840 Old Cimmaron Trl
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Olympia Elementary
8439 Athenian
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Ricardo Salinas Elementary
10560 Old Cimmaron Trl
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Randolph Elementary
146 F St East
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Randolph Field Independent School District
Randolph Middle School
1225 West Perimeter Rd
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Randolph Field Independent School District
Rose Garden Elementary
506 North Blvd
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Schertz-Cibolo-U City Independent School District
Randolph High School
1225 West Perimeter Rd
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Randolph Field Independent School District
First Baptist Academy of Universal City
1401 Pat Booker Rd
Universal City, TX 78148
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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