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ZIP Code 78255

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (8:38am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.64, -98.67
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78255

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78255. 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 78255. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78255, 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 78255 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78255 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78255 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 an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78255 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,826
Population Density 591 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,098
Median Home Value $280,300
Land Area 18.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,813
Median Household Income $111,307

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male440440395337302281355419437412384360283210130814935
Female395448418356244308360458464421432339270232121926553
Total83588881369354658971587790183381669955344225117311488

Gender

 Male 5,350 49%
 Female 5,476 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,147 84.5%
 Black Or African American 223 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.4%
 Asian 530 4.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 542 5.0%
 Two Or More Races 332 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1137878180866037414230
Renter1591831268834161310
Total17056190789669439015540

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,667 70%
 Single Guardian 362 9%
 Singles 610 16%
 Singles With Roommate 174 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,235 59%
 Households with Kids 1,578 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male899979103947710782808071787789777374635059
Female5872110958110589102719474867589908272585450
Total147171189198175182196184151174145164152178167155146121104109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78255 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78255 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 78255 real estate data, the median home value of $280,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78255 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78255 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78255 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,821 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,569 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 615 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 629 15%
 Households Vacant 285 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 64 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 86 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 2%
 1 Bedroom 52 10%
 2 Bedroom 113 21%
 3+ Bedroom 363 67%
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 $111,307 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78255 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. However, that is not the case in 78255. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 4,396 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,124 24%
 No Earnings 2,415 27%
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 4,396 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,124 24%
 No Earnings 2,415 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,387 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 1%
 Worked at Home 456 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78255 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 39 1%
 High School Graduate 1,108 29%
 Associate's degree 261 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,402 36%
 Master's degree 589 15%
 Professional school degree 288 7%
 Doctorate degree 165 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,330 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 573 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 180 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78255

ZIP Code 78255 is in the Northside Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78255.

Aue Elementary
24750 Baywater Stage
San Antonio, TX 78255
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Garcia Middle School
14900 Kyle Seale Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78255
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Primrose School at Sonoma Ranch
14875 Kyle Seale Pkwy
San Antonio, TX 78255
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Atonement Academy
15415 Red Robin Rd
San Antonio, TX 78255
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lutheran High School of San Antonio
18104 Babcock Rd
San Antonio, TX 78255
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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