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ZIP Code 78217

Primary City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (9:45am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.55, -98.43
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78217

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78217. 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 78217. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78217, 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 78217 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78217 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 78217 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78217 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,165
Population Density 3,065 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,550
Median Home Value $114,700
Land Area 10.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,046
Median Household Income $45,224

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1771,2082,385
5-91,0599852,044
10-141,0279341,961
15-191,0481,0092,057
20-241,2801,3712,651
25-291,4391,4132,852
30-341,1621,1352,297
35-391,1291,0452,174
40-449979961,993
45-491,1331,1922,325
50-541,0331,1512,184
55-597969991,795
60-646739101,583
65-695076311,138
70-74398499897
75-79301399700
80-84220335555
85 Plus181393574

Gender

 Male 15,560 48%
 Female 16,605 52%
Gender

Race

 White 22,488 69.9%
 Black Or African American 3,600 11.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 275 0.9%
 Asian 629 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 79 0.2%
 Other Race 3,791 11.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,303 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24461,1261,172
25-345502,2142,764
35-448821,6042,486
45-541,4121,4022,814
55-641,3268122,138
65-741,0053331,338
75-84648234882
85 Plus252200452

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,889 35%
 Single Guardian 3,060 22%
 Singles 4,998 36%
 Singles With Roommate 1,099 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,743 69%
 Households with Kids 4,303 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1268223491
2243258501
3208241449
4220233453
5205193398
6208207415
7221191412
8205206411
9220188408
10201178379
11188185373
12228182410
13210193403
14200196396
15201208409
16182198380
17210174384
18226215441
19229214443
20220273493

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78217 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78217 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 78217 real estate data, the median home value of $114,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 78217 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 78217 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78217 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,110 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 49 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,122 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,999 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,925 51%
 Households Vacant 1,504 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,025 68%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 1%
 For Sale Only 127 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 141 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 166 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 145 2%
 1 Bedroom 3,094 40%
 2 Bedroom 3,285 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,247 16%
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 $45,224 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78217 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 78217 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 12,874 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,287 24%
 No Earnings 7,107 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 12,874 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,287 24%
 No Earnings 7,107 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,747 90.2%
 Public transportation 733 4.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 622 3.6%
 Worked at Home 335 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,214 12%
 High School Graduate 5,310 52%
 Associate's degree 971 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,048 20%
 Master's degree 509 5%
 Professional school degree 164 2%
 Doctorate degree 85 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,143 77.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 435 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 787 14.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78217

ZIP Code 78217 is in the North East Independent School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78217.

Homebound
8961 Tesoro Dr
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: North East Independent School District
Serna Elementary
2569 North East Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Clear Spring Elementary
4311 Clear Spring Dr
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Oak Grove Elementary
3250 Nacogdoches Rd
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Regency Place Elementary
2635 Bitters Rd
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Northern Hills Elementary
13901 Higgins Rd
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Children'S Intervention
2569 North East Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Adolescent Intervention Center
3736 Perrin Central
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North East Independent School District
Center School
3736 Perrin Central Bldg a
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: North East Independent School District
Macarthur High School
2923 Macarthur View
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North East Independent School District
Academy of Creative Ed
3736 Perrin Central Bldg2
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North East Independent School District
Mac Arthur Park Lutheran School
2903 Nacogdoches Rd
San Antonio, TX 78217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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