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ZIP Code 78228

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (2:06am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.46, -98.57
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78228

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78228. 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 78228. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78228, 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 78228 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78228 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78228 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78228 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 58,811
Population Density 5,379 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,497
Median Home Value $85,700
Land Area 10.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,890
Median Household Income $34,992

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
Male2,3842,4282,1952,4762,2571,9831,7711,7841,6761,7801,6321,5251,275990748593471343
Female2,3652,3072,1322,5292,3581,9891,8351,8571,7641,8871,7171,7171,6161,1561,022907745597
Total4,7494,7354,3275,0054,6153,9723,6063,6413,4403,6673,3493,2422,8912,1461,7701,5001,216940

Gender

 Male 28,311 48%
 Female 30,500 52%
Gender

Race

 White 45,125 76.7%
 Black Or African American 1,456 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 612 1.0%
 Asian 341 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 27 0.0%
 Other Race 9,657 16.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,593 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1199871,7572,3152,6421,9621,546563
Renter6991,8141,5751,29786244223080
Total8182,8013,3323,6123,5042,4041,776643

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,209 43%
 Single Guardian 5,778 31%
 Singles 4,017 21%
 Singles With Roommate 886 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,092 59%
 Households with Kids 7,798 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male463490473486466524467486485432455413455440475415495520571502
Female493492487452466437487456461447443453401388443449436573628581
Total9569829609389329619549429468798988668568289188649311,0931,1991,083

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78228 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78228 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 78228 real estate data, the median home value of $85,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78228 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78228 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78228 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 57,153 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 131 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,284 2.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 243 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,788 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 5,103 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,999 34%
 Households Vacant 1,607 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 762 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Sale Only 201 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 554 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 388 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,908 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,663 36%
 3+ Bedroom 2,348 32%
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 $34,992 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78228 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, 78228 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 78228 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 15,016 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,850 22%
 No Earnings 19,603 44%
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 15,016 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,850 22%
 No Earnings 19,603 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,997 90.0%
 Public transportation 1,044 4.7%
 Taxicab 9 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 876 3.9%
 Worked at Home 299 1.3%
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 4,981 29.3%
 High School Graduate 9,529 56.1%
 Associate's degree 777 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,210 7.1%
 Master's degree 372 2.2%
 Professional school degree 77 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 51 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11,823 84.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 595 4.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,564 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78228

ZIP Code 78228 is in the Bexar County Academy. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78228.

Bexar County Academy
1481 Hillcrest Dr Unit A01
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bexar County Academy
Radiance Academy of Learning (international)
4151 Culebra Rd Bldg 3
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Radiance Academy of Learning
Monticello
201 Meredith Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Antonio School for Inquiry & Creativity School District
Cardenas Center
3300 Ruiz St
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
Roy Cisneros Elementary
3011 Ruiz
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
Gus Garcia Middle School
3306 Ruiz St
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
Loma Park Elementary
400 Aurora Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
Villarreal Elementary
2902 White Tail Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Esparza Elementary
5700 Hemphill Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Ross Middle School
3630 Callaghan Rd
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Glass Elementary
519 Clearview Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Alternative Middle South
5223 Blessing
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Martin Elementary
730 Canterbury Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Children'S Shelter of Sa
2939 West Wioodlawn
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
Fenwick Elementary
1930 Waverly Ave
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
Huppertz Elementary
247 Bangor Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
Longfellow Middle School
1130 East Sunshine Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
Madison Elementary
2900 West Woodlawn Ave
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
Woodlawn Hills Elementary
110 West Quill Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Antonio Independent School District
Memorial High School
1227 Memorial St
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
Holy Cross of San Antonio
426 N San Felipe Ave
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Paul Catholic School
307 John Adams Dr
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Luke Catholic School
4603 Manitou
San Antonio, TX 78228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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