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ZIP Code 78239

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Converse
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (5:40am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.52, -98.36
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78239

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78239. 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 78239. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78239, 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:
Windcrest

Stats and Demographics for the 78239 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78239 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 78239 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78239 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,736
Population Density 4,330 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,912
Median Home Value $110,600
Land Area 6.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,890
Median Household Income $53,868

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0331,0321,1081,052812863844798851892832791685581440446279326
Female9741,0229891,003709919991965885914955952929670583558467586
Total2,0072,0542,0972,0551,5211,7821,8351,7631,7361,8061,7871,7431,6141,2511,0231,004746912

Gender

 Male 13,665 48%
 Female 15,071 52%
Gender

Race

 White 18,153 63.2%
 Black Or African American 5,458 19.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 251 0.9%
 Asian 876 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 64 0.2%
 Other Race 2,700 9.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,234 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner887531,1091,4581,5591,204855304
Renter1817156185182891177448
Total2691,4681,7271,9761,8481,321929352

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,006 51%
 Single Guardian 2,211 22%
 Singles 2,144 22%
 Singles With Roommate 529 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,238 63%
 Households with Kids 3,652 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male219190204215195215190212220233238239223175222249192224165166
Female193204203201179198222195228185194211190209201231216185170134
Total412394407416374413412407448418432450413384423480408409335300

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78239 has a slightly less than average 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 78239 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 78239 real estate data, the median home value of $110,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78239 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78239 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78239 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,712 96.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 957 3.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 67 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,061 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,269 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,560 23%
 Households Vacant 1,022 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 504 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Sale Only 187 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 237 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 126 5%
 2 Bedroom 640 24%
 3+ Bedroom 1,950 72%
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 $53,868 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78239 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 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 78239 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 8,674 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,827 22%
 No Earnings 8,231 38%
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 8,674 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,827 22%
 No Earnings 8,231 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,076 93.2%
 Public transportation 342 2.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 57 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 150 1.3%
 Worked at Home 255 2.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 848 10%
 High School Graduate 5,083 58%
 Associate's degree 684 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,189 14%
 Master's degree 719 8%
 Professional school degree 130 1%
 Doctorate degree 107 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,420 75.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 631 10.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 825 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78239

ZIP Code 78239 is in the Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio) School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78239.

Harmony School of Innovation - San Antonio
8125 Glen Mont Dr
San Antonio, TX 78239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio) School District
Montgomery Elementary
7047 Montgomery Dr
San Antonio, TX 78239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Windcrest Elementary
465 Faircrest Dr
San Antonio, TX 78239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Royal Ridge Elementary
5933 Royal Ridge
San Antonio, TX 78239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District

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