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ZIP Code 78218

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (9:45am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.49, -98.40
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78218

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78218. 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 78218. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78218, 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 78218 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78218 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 78218 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 large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78218 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,917
Population Density 2,699 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,900
Median Home Value $89,300
Land Area 11.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,367
Median Household Income $38,812

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3551,2311,1211,1181,1211,1839849119181,004994879714540386338231170
Female1,2351,1811,0981,1271,2661,2801,0869691,0171,0441,0881,029824633535492419396
Total2,5902,4122,2192,2452,3872,4632,0701,8801,9352,0482,0821,9081,5381,173921830650566

Gender

 Male 15,198 48%
 Female 16,719 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,401 60.8%
 Black Or African American 5,823 18.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 354 1.1%
 Asian 1,064 3.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 74 0.2%
 Other Race 3,960 12.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,241 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner675288541,2041,246974767238
Renter8441,6261,2741,20884738321493
Total9112,1542,1282,4122,0931,357981331

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,419 36%
 Single Guardian 3,251 26%
 Singles 3,903 32%
 Singles With Roommate 794 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,110 66%
 Households with Kids 4,257 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male243289303274259225231261255230243214226208210244232211221200
Female258250240242254263218218228261228196202211211207224247238225
Total501539543516513488449479483491471410428419421451456458459425

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78218 has a slightly less than average 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 78218 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 78218 real estate data, the median home value of $89,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78218 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78218 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78218 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,481 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 347 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 89 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,576 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,302 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,489 47%
 Households Vacant 1,533 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 972 63%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 110 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 136 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 276 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 200 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,853 42%
 2 Bedroom 1,981 29%
 3+ Bedroom 1,797 26%
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 $38,812 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78218 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78218 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 78218 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 9,485 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,474 26%
 No Earnings 8,587 35%
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 9,485 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,474 26%
 No Earnings 8,587 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,147 88.3%
 Public transportation 691 5.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 671 4.9%
 Worked at Home 231 1.7%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,599 17%
 High School Graduate 5,514 60%
 Associate's degree 599 6%
 Bachelor's degree 858 9%
 Master's degree 394 4%
 Professional school degree 159 2%
 Doctorate degree 107 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,751 82.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 596 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 652 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78218

ZIP Code 78218 is in the George Gervin Academy. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78218.

George Gervin Academy
6944 Sunbelt Dr
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: George Gervin Academy
Dr David C Walker Int
6500 Ih 35 North
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: School of Excellence in Education School District
Shekinah Walzem
6663 Walzem Rd
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shekinah Radiance Academy
Park Village Elementary
5855 East Midcrown Dr
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Mary Lou Hartman
7203 Woodlake Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Judson Independent School District
Camelot Elementary
7410 Ray Bon Dr
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
East Terrell Hills Elementary
4415 Bloomdale Dr
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Krueger Middle School
438 Lanark Dr
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Walzem Elementary
4618 Walzem Rd
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
White Middle School
7800 Midcrown Dr
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Wilshire Elementary
6523 Cascade
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Alternative Elementary
6523 Cascade
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Roosevelt High School
5110 Walzem Rd
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North East Independent School District
St Thomas More Catholic School
4427 Moana Dr
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cedar Creek School
3427 Northeast Pkwy
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Eisenhauer Rd Baptist School
3950 Eisenhauer Rd
San Antonio, TX 78218
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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