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ZIP Code 78249

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: San Antonio
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (7:45am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.57, -98.62
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78249

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78249. 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 78249. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78249, 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:
Shavano Park

Stats and Demographics for the 78249 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78249 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 78249 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78249 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,951
Population Density 3,362 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,368
Median Home Value $159,100
Land Area 14.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,391
Median Household Income $70,689

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3561,4351,3953,3013,7692,1361,6891,5101,4101,4811,3271,064939657396273165102
Female1,3431,3191,4783,4243,4322,0191,6441,6441,6001,7671,5341,3951,050700470320237170
Total2,6992,7542,8736,7257,2014,1553,3333,1543,0103,2482,8612,4591,9891,357866593402272

Gender

 Male 24,405 49%
 Female 25,546 51%
Gender

Race

 White 36,979 74.0%
 Black Or African American 2,951 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 300 0.6%
 Asian 3,269 6.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 92 0.2%
 Other Race 4,438 8.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,922 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1851,6372,4342,8262,2631,180533133
Renter2,8282,0309977633411506427
Total3,0133,6673,4313,5892,6041,330597160

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,073 44%
 Single Guardian 2,996 16%
 Singles 4,658 25%
 Singles With Roommate 2,664 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 12,728 69%
 Households with Kids 5,663 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2792542792783142622662863072772802752852783232883069001,4841,037
Female2932492742502432852672572672793053272822853182713309951,510990
Total5725035535285575475335435745565856025675636415596361,8952,9942,027

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78249 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78249 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 78249 real estate data, the median home value of $159,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78249 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78249 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78249 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 46,476 93.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,394 6.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 60 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,232 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,959 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,200 37%
 Households Vacant 977 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 496 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 194 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 99 10%
 For Migrant Workers 8 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 130 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 73 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,762 27%
 2 Bedroom 2,340 35%
 3+ Bedroom 2,429 37%
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 $70,689 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78249 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 78249 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 18,241 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,096 27%
 No Earnings 11,565 28%
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 18,241 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,096 27%
 No Earnings 11,565 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,580 92.3%
 Public transportation 275 1.1%
 Taxicab 15 0.1%
 Motorcycle 31 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 676 2.6%
 Worked at Home 966 3.8%
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 762 6%
 High School Graduate 5,597 41%
 Associate's degree 1,216 9%
 Bachelor's degree 3,928 29%
 Master's degree 1,303 9%
 Professional school degree 355 3%
 Doctorate degree 577 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,513 70.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,025 21.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 741 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78249

ZIP Code 78249 is in the Northside Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78249.

Locke Hill Elementary
5050 De Zavala Rd
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Boone Elementary
6614 Springtime Dr
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Scobee Elementary
11223 Cedar Park
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Steubing Elementary
11655 Braefield
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Rawlinson Middle School
14100 Vance Jackson
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Wanke Elementary
10419 Old Prue Rd
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Carnahan Elementary
6839 Babcock Rd
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Stinson Middle School
13200 Skyhawk
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Clark High School
5150 De Zavala Rd
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northside Independent School District
Brandeis High School
13011 Kyle Seale Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northside Independent School District
Achievers Center for Education
5084 De Zavala Rd
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Grace Christian School
7760 Prue Rd
San Antonio, TX 78249
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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