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ZIP Code 78236

Primary City:Lackland A F B, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: San Antonio
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (10:07am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.38, -98.61
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78236. 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 78236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78236, 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:
Lackland A F B, TX
Acceptable:
Kelly Usa, Lackland, Lackland Afb, San Antonio, Security Services, Security Svc, Wilford Hall, Wilford Hall Usaf Hosp

Stats and Demographics for the 78236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78236 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 78236 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78236 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,392
Population Density 1,099 people per sq mi
Housing Units 232
Land Area 9.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 227
Median Household Income $60,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7460342,1393,6131,3754461511311325000002
Female6674475151,00940415140181443110000
Total140134812,6544,6221,7795971911492768110002

Gender

 Male 8,045 77%
 Female 2,347 23%
Gender

Race

 White 7,391 71.1%
 Black Or African American 1,663 16.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.5%
 Asian 220 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 157 1.5%
 Other Race 818 7.9%
 Two Or More Races 94 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner00011000
Renter2311863163002
Total2311863174002

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 181 80%
 Single Guardian 36 16%
 Singles 10 4%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 38 17%
 Households with Kids 189 83%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1713211291712913109663710125771,533948
Female81619131823135151381376747116381219
Total2529402527402514282317191391414196931,9141,167

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78236 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78236 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 78236 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 839 8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 9,553 92%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2 1%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 0 0%
 Renter Occupied Households 225 97%
 Households Vacant 5 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 58 17%
 3+ Bedroom 289 83%
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 $60,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78236 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 78236 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 78236 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 78236 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 78236 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 3,492 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,129 52%
 No Earnings 324 4%
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 3,492 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,129 52%
 No Earnings 324 4%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 631 8.9%
 Public transportation 112 1.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,545 36.0%
 Worked at Home 3,784 53.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78236 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 22 2%
 High School Graduate 576 49%
 Associate's degree 215 18%
 Bachelor's degree 325 28%
 Master's degree 30 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 546 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 6.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 86 12.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78236

ZIP Code 78236 is in the Lackland Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78236.

Lackland Elementary
2460 Kenly Ave Bldg 8265
San Antonio, TX 78236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lackland Independent School District
Virginia Allred Stacey Jr/Sr High School
2460 Kenly Ave Bldg 8265
San Antonio, TX 78236
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lackland Independent School District

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