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ZIP Code 78229

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (12:44pm)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.51, -98.57
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78229

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78229. 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 78229. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78229, 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 78229 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78229 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 78229 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78229 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,804
Population Density 5,014 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,311
Median Home Value $119,900
Land Area 5.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,016
Median Household Income $35,344

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1188706716401,8842,1201,4351,010772774661553489296212209166175
Female1,0728516566362,1582,0461,315874759735727718517387334290318356
Total2,1901,7211,3271,2764,0424,1662,7501,8841,5311,5091,3881,2711,006683546499484531

Gender

 Male 14,055 49%
 Female 14,749 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,198 66.7%
 Black Or African American 2,638 9.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 325 1.1%
 Asian 1,682 5.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1%
 Other Race 3,724 12.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,213 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner81265294392495403366164
Renter2,1934,0541,9451,5451,042384253140
Total2,2744,3192,2391,9371,537787619304

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,117 22%
 Single Guardian 2,787 20%
 Singles 6,438 46%
 Singles With Roommate 1,674 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,758 77%
 Households with Kids 3,258 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male243209224175187173165175170143153123126126113125113134155238
Female2232022221942081651661761361361641091351129811393129203267
Total466411446369395338331351306279317232261238211238206263358505

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78229 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78229 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 78229 real estate data, the median home value of $119,900 is slightly less than average 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 78229. Rentals in 78229 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78229 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,104 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 462 1.6%
 Other Institutional 127 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 85 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,393 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,067 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,556 71%
 Households Vacant 2,295 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,655 72%
 Rented & Unoccupied 47 2%
 For Sale Only 90 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 306 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 172 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 535 5%
 1 Bedroom 5,121 45%
 2 Bedroom 4,531 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,207 11%
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 $35,344 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78229 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, 78229 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. More commuters in 78229 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 10,581 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,282 22%
 No Earnings 7,838 33%
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 10,581 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,282 22%
 No Earnings 7,838 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,941 88.5%
 Public transportation 285 1.9%
 Taxicab 21 0.1%
 Motorcycle 69 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,081 7.4%
 Worked at Home 232 1.6%
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 1,132 12%
 High School Graduate 4,428 46%
 Associate's degree 589 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,919 20%
 Master's degree 848 9%
 Professional school degree 454 5%
 Doctorate degree 200 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,113 82.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 308 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 585 11.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78229

ZIP Code 78229 is in the Northside Independent School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78229.

Reddix Center
4711 Sid Katz
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northside Independent School District
Holmgreen Center
8580 Ewing Halsell
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northside Independent School District
Daep at Holmgreen
8580 Ewing Halsell
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Northside Independent School District
Radiance Academy of Learning
8308 Fredericksburg Rd
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Radiance Academy of Learning
Radiance Academy of Learning (abundant Life Sa)
8308 Fredericksbrug Rd
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Radiance Academy of Learning
Glenoaks Elementary
5103 Newcome Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Mead Elementary
3803 Mid Horizon Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Radiance Academy of Learning Westlakes
8308 Fredericksburg Rd
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Radiance Academy of Learning
Health Careers High School
4646 Hamilton Wolfe
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northside Independent School District
Trinity United Methodist School
5319 Newcome Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Winston School San Antonio
8565 Ewing Halsell Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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