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ZIP Code 78205

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: River Walk|Downtown
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (10:07pm)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.43, -98.49
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78205

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78205. 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 78205. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78205, 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:
San Antonio, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78205 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78205 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78205 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78205 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,453
Population Density 1,219 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,090
Median Home Value $190,300
Land Area 1.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 937
Median Household Income $25,903

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 58

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13214951745559671139575776754562918
Female15105122740322719273736413851384525
Total2812192178114878686140132111118105105947443

Gender

 Male 928 64%
 Female 525 36%
Gender

Race

 White 1,026 70.6%
 Black Or African American 172 11.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 1.0%
 Asian 29 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 165 11.4%
 Two Or More Races 45 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner026881094
Renter451209115014216314138
Total451229715815017315042

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 82 9%
 Single Guardian 44 5%
 Singles 763 81%
 Singles With Roommate 48 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 897 96%
 Households with Kids 40 4%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31311001037031411213
Female51152223110013201366
Total82463224147044612579

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78205 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78205 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 78205 real estate data, the median home value of $190,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78205. Rentals in 78205 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78205 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,173 81%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 280 19%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 25 2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 22 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 890 82%
 Households Vacant 153 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 94 61%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 3 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 264 37%
 1 Bedroom 329 46%
 2 Bedroom 113 16%
 3+ Bedroom 9 1%
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 $25,903 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78205 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. ZIP code 78205 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 78205 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78205 has very few people that work at home. 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 78205 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 347 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 226 23%
 No Earnings 412 42%
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 347 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 226 23%
 No Earnings 412 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 262 54%
 Public transportation 66 14%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 155 32%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 139 28%
 High School Graduate 143 29%
 Associate's degree 8 2%
 Bachelor's degree 113 23%
 Master's degree 32 6%
 Professional school degree 51 10%
 Doctorate degree 8 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 39 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78205

ZIP Code 78205 is in the San Antonio Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78205.

Bonham Academy
925 South St Marys St
San Antonio, TX 78205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
Fox Technical High School
637 North Main Ave
San Antonio, TX 78205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
St John'S Lutheran Day School
502 E Nueva
San Antonio, TX 78205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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