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ZIP Code 78227

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (10:06pm)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.39, -98.64
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78227

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78227. 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 78227. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78227, 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
Unacceptable:
Kelly Usa Br

Stats and Demographics for the 78227 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78227 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78227 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 a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78227 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,077
Population Density 3,338 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,919
Median Home Value $79,000
Land Area 13.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,643
Median Household Income $36,980

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,2662,1142,0351,8921,7791,6771,5881,4141,3281,3411,197957757617499474246170
Female2,0832,0911,9171,8391,8161,8901,6411,4771,3971,3881,3281,086980802742601384264
Total4,3494,2053,9523,7313,5953,5673,2292,8912,7252,7292,5252,0431,7371,4191,2411,075630434

Gender

 Male 22,351 49%
 Female 23,726 51%
Gender

Race

 White 31,721 68.8%
 Black Or African American 2,774 6.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 441 1.0%
 Asian 503 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 49 0.1%
 Other Race 8,813 19.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,776 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner929761,4461,7071,5131,341956142
Renter8521,9101,4381,11766931313833
Total9442,8862,8842,8242,1821,6541,094175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,545 45%
 Single Guardian 4,530 31%
 Singles 2,961 20%
 Singles With Roommate 607 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,798 53%
 Households with Kids 6,845 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male458437458453388462414434416445399407415369389379395376353321
Female407395457442461396422417395422379390383343368359385378349378
Total865832915895849858836851811867778797798712757738780754702699

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78227 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78227 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 78227 real estate data, the median home value of $79,000 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 78227. Rentals in 78227 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78227 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,765 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 303 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,055 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,118 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,470 41%
 Households Vacant 1,276 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 687 53.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 2.4%
 For Sale Only 165 12.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 1.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 348 27.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 177 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,548 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,988 31%
 3+ Bedroom 2,803 43%
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 $36,980 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78227 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, 78227 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 78227 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 11,828 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,072 22%
 No Earnings 13,664 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 11,828 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,072 22%
 No Earnings 13,664 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,131 92.2%
 Public transportation 727 4.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 31 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 332 2.0%
 Worked at Home 186 1.1%
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 3,411 27.4%
 High School Graduate 7,243 58.3%
 Associate's degree 653 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 768 6.2%
 Master's degree 220 1.8%
 Professional school degree 102 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11,400 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 387 2.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,354 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78227

ZIP Code 78227 is in the Lighthouse Charter School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78227.

Lighthouse Charter School
2718 Frontier Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lighthouse Charter School District
L B Johnson Elementary School
6515 West Commerce St
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
Jones Middle School
1256 Pinn Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Cable Elementary
1706 Pinn Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Glenn Elementary
2385 Horal
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Hull Elementary
7320 Remuda Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Passmore Elementary
570 Pinn Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Allen Elementary
101 Dumont Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Meadow Village Elementary
1406 Meadow Way Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Rayburn Middle School
1400 Cedarhurst
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Valley High Elementary
8503 Ray Ellison Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Westwood Terrace Elementary
2315 Hackamore Ln
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Sun Valley Elementary
6803 South West Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southwest Independent School District
Jay High School
7611 Marbach Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northside Independent School District
Sunnybrook Christian Academy
1620 Pinn Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
New Life Christian Academy
6622 Highway 90 W
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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