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ZIP Code 78226

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: San Antonio
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (4:39am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.38, -98.56
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78226

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78226. 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 78226. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78226, 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
Acceptable:
Kelly Usa

Stats and Demographics for the 78226 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78226 is located in south 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 78226 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 78226 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,648
Population Density 931 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,087
Median Home Value $65,100
Land Area 7.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,378
Median Household Income $27,936

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28723822727227420519815618221920315713510094745736
Female292244281254274241229199197230218186186141126908957
Total57948250852654844642735537944942134332124122016414693

Gender

 Male 3,114 47%
 Female 3,534 53%
Gender

Race

 White 4,907 73.8%
 Black Or African American 84 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 73 1.1%
 Asian 30 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 1,406 21.1%
 Two Or More Races 146 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner136113120822820017562
Renter1553012322651801025015
Total16836236347340830222577

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 789 33%
 Single Guardian 786 33%
 Singles 680 29%
 Singles With Roommate 123 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,446 61%
 Households with Kids 932 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4756635556355551413844603946556055534942
Female5862506051564945436256595945535050544756
Total10511811311510791104968410010011998911081101051079698

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78226 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78226 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 78226 real estate data, the median home value of $65,100 is low 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 78226. Rentals in 78226 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78226 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,633 99.8%
 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 4 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 505 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 573 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,300 42%
 Households Vacant 709 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 372 52.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Sale Only 30 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 0.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 298 42.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 1%
 1 Bedroom 533 45%
 2 Bedroom 337 28%
 3+ Bedroom 299 25%
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 $27,936 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78226 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. Residents in ZIP code 78226 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 78226 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 1,568 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,241 27%
 No Earnings 1,818 39%
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 1,568 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,241 27%
 No Earnings 1,818 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,905 81%
 Public transportation 166 7%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 223 9%
 Worked at Home 67 3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 632 37%
 High School Graduate 826 49%
 Associate's degree 116 7%
 Bachelor's degree 68 4%
 Master's degree 37 2%
 Professional school degree 17 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,122 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 38 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 201 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78226

ZIP Code 78226 is in the Edgewood Independent School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78226.

Brentwood Middle School
1626 Thompson Place
San Antonio, TX 78226
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
Winston Elementary
2500 South General McMullen Dr
San Antonio, TX 78226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
George E Kelly Elementary
1026 Thompson Place
San Antonio, TX 78226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
Lowell Middle School
919 Thompson Place
San Antonio, TX 78226
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
John F Kennedy High School
1922 South General McMullen Dr
San Antonio, TX 78226
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
St John Berchmans School
1147 Cupples Rd
San Antonio, TX 78226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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