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ZIP Code 78257

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: San Antonio
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (1:02am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.64, -98.58
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78257

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78257. 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 78257. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78257, 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 78257 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78257 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 78257 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78257 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,950
Population Density 101 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,931
Median Home Value $654,600
Land Area 38.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,653
Median Household Income $112,202

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male911181241181581391119711612514814316313688553020
Female9011311310915611110512412315413916615212285483129
Total1812312372273142502162212392792873093152581731036149

Gender

 Male 1,980 50%
 Female 1,970 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,456 87.5%
 Black Or African American 61 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.7%
 Asian 132 3.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 176 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 97 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner177717023931423210330
Renter11516666563614108
Total13224323629535024611338

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 933 56%
 Single Guardian 156 9%
 Singles 449 27%
 Singles With Roommate 115 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,218 74%
 Households with Kids 435 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1521221827202525212320302625192430281721
Female1912182319242121281528272419291920251632
Total3433404146444646493848575044484350533353

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78257 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 78257 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 78257 real estate data, the median home value of $654,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78257. Rentals in 78257 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78257 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,924 99.3%
 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 26 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 733 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 449 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 471 24%
 Households Vacant 278 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 19.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1.1%
 For Sale Only 67 24.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 10.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 92 33.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 11.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 124 34%
 2 Bedroom 164 45%
 3+ Bedroom 79 22%
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 $112,202 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78257 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 78257 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 78257 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,428 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 604 18%
 No Earnings 1,236 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 1,428 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 604 18%
 No Earnings 1,236 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,599 82.7%
 Public transportation 12 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 69 3.6%
 Worked at Home 254 13.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 78257 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 25 2%
 High School Graduate 316 24%
 Associate's degree 51 4%
 Bachelor's degree 382 29%
 Master's degree 175 13%
 Professional school degree 265 20%
 Doctorate degree 120 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 278 38.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 441 61.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78257

ZIP Code 78257 is in the Northside Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78257.

Leon Springs Elementary
23881 Ih 10 West
San Antonio, TX 78257
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Tmi-The Episcopal School of Texas
20955 W Tejas Trl
San Antonio, TX 78257
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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