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ZIP Code 78247

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (3:44am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.57, -98.41
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78247

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78247. 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 78247. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78247, 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:
Wetmore

Stats and Demographics for the 78247 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78247 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78247 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78247 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,176
Population Density 2,996 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,451
Median Home Value $142,500
Land Area 16.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,809
Median Household Income $65,921

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6811,8112,0031,9811,2671,7181,7331,7881,8441,9031,7471,3271,153708395304159107
Female1,5661,7442,0081,7861,3741,7501,8272,0542,1102,2561,9151,5921,349756512405297246
Total3,2473,5554,0113,7672,6413,4683,5603,8423,9544,1593,6622,9192,5021,464907709456353

Gender

 Male 23,629 48%
 Female 25,547 52%
Gender

Race

 White 38,844 79.0%
 Black Or African American 3,126 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 281 0.6%
 Asian 1,418 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 103 0.2%
 Other Race 3,600 7.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,804 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1201,8903,2203,8112,8701,322608121
Renter3571,2029617553291388025
Total4773,0924,1814,5663,1991,460688146

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,756 55%
 Single Guardian 3,381 19%
 Singles 3,522 20%
 Singles With Roommate 1,150 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,416 58%
 Households with Kids 7,393 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male320347345346362333347396373390401386413413406417475379304244
Female317293330324352323361358350399375424395415396422389306273274
Total637640675670714656708754723789776810808828802839864685577518

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78247 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 78247 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 78247 real estate data, the median home value of $142,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78247 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78247 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78247 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 48,899 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 179 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 91 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 12,024 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,938 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,847 21%
 Households Vacant 642 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 249 38.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2.0%
 For Sale Only 172 26.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 5.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 7.0%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 129 20.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 1%
 1 Bedroom 411 10%
 2 Bedroom 1,312 32%
 3+ Bedroom 2,349 57%
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 $65,921 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78247 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. 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 78247 can expect to fall in that range. 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 20,065 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,817 23%
 No Earnings 8,757 23%
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 20,065 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,817 23%
 No Earnings 8,757 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 24,564 94.6%
 Public transportation 298 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 37 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 194 0.7%
 Worked at Home 872 3.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78247 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 548 3.6%
 High School Graduate 7,994 52.4%
 Associate's degree 1,630 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 3,464 22.7%
 Master's degree 1,250 8.2%
 Professional school degree 320 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 46 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,129 77.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,365 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 958 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78247

ZIP Code 78247 is in the North East Independent School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78247.

Driscoll Middle School
17150 Jones Maltsberger Rd
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Stahl Elementary
5222 Stahl Rd
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Redland Oaks Elementary
16650 Redland Rd
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Longs Creek Elementary
15806 Oconnor
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Wetmore Elementary
3250 Thousand Oaks
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Steubing Ranch Elementary
5100 Knoll Creek
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Bernard Harris Middle School
5300 Knoll Creek
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Fox Run Elementary
6111 Fox Creek
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Judson Learning Academy
6909 North Loop 1604 East
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Judson Independent School District
Madison High School
5005 Stahl Rd
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North East Independent School District
Trinity Christian Academy
5415 N Loop 1604 E
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
River City Believers Academy
16875 Jones Maltsberger Rd
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The San Antonio Country Day School
4194 Jung Rd
San Antonio, TX 78247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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