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ZIP Code 78216

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (3:46am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.53, -98.48
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78216

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78216. 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 78216. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78216, 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 78216 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78216 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 78216 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78216 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,267
Population Density 2,817 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,120
Median Home Value $150,600
Land Area 14.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,349
Median Household Income $41,792

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male 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
Male1,4451,1761,1131,1871,8402,1111,6201,4931,2781,3611,2861,079877582458397294236
Female1,3131,1491,0191,0941,8412,1321,4571,2801,1981,4161,4291,208999721644537475522
Total2,7582,3252,1322,2813,6814,2433,0772,7732,4762,7772,7152,2871,8761,3031,102934769758

Gender

 Male 19,833 49%
 Female 20,434 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,001 74.5%
 Black Or African American 1,956 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 336 0.8%
 Asian 807 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 32 0.1%
 Other Race 5,639 14.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,496 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner434829051,4661,4531,070859361
Renter1,6703,6332,1971,9551,210521335189
Total1,7134,1153,1023,4212,6631,5911,194550

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,950 32%
 Single Guardian 3,424 19%
 Singles 7,303 40%
 Singles With Roommate 1,672 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,564 74%
 Households with Kids 4,785 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male276300290274257200250234235232216216209240237231233242244258
Female264265256249248240219225217205203219193199204201216254219285
Total540565546523505440469459452437419435402439441432449496463543

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78216 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78216 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 78216 real estate data, the median home value of $150,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78216 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78216 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78216 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,872 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 113 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 7 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 266 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,290 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,349 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,710 58%
 Households Vacant 1,771 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,192 67.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1.1%
 For Sale Only 141 8.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 260 14.7%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 136 7.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 408 4%
 1 Bedroom 5,366 50%
 2 Bedroom 3,587 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,278 12%
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 $41,792 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78216 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. More commuters in 78216 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 15,523 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,062 22%
 No Earnings 8,828 28%
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 15,523 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,062 22%
 No Earnings 8,828 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,610 90.8%
 Public transportation 670 3.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 78 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 523 2.6%
 Worked at Home 617 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,621 12%
 High School Graduate 6,148 47%
 Associate's degree 989 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,444 19%
 Master's degree 1,106 9%
 Professional school degree 475 4%
 Doctorate degree 190 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,400 69.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 757 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,180 18.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78216

ZIP Code 78216 is in the School of Excellence in Education School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78216.

Dr Harmon W Kelley Elementary
802 Oblate
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School of Excellence in Education School District
Dr James L Burch Int
5703 Blanco Rd
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: School of Excellence in Education School District
Eisenhower Middle School
8231 Blanco Rd
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Harmony Hills Elementary
10727 Memory Ln
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Nimitz Middle School
5426 Blanco Rd
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Ridgeview Elementary
8223 North McCullough Ave
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Alternative Middle School
103 West Rampart
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Premier High School of San Antonio
502 East Ramsey Rd
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Premier High School District
Churchill High School
12049 Blanco Rd
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North East Independent School District
Homebased Comp Ed
103 West Rampart
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North East Independent School District
Alternative High School
103 West Rampart
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North East Independent School District
Blessed Sacrament Catholic School
600 Oblate Dr
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Spirit Catholic School
770 W Ramsey Rd
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mt Sacred Heart School
619 Mount Sacred Heart Rd
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
River City Christian School
5810 Blanco Rd
San Antonio, TX 78216
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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