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ZIP Code 78227

Post Office City:San Antonio, TX (View All Cities)
County: Bexar County
Timezone: Central (7:37am)
Area code: 210 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:29.39, -98.64
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78227

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 78227. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 78227 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
San Antonio, TX
Unacceptable:
Kelly Usa Br

Stats and Demographics for the 78227 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78227 is located in southern 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 78227 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 large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78227 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,077
Population Density 3,338 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,919
Median Home Value $79,000
Land Area 13.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,643
Median Household Income $36,980

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 31


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,2662,0834,349
5-92,1142,0914,205
10-142,0351,9173,952
15-191,8921,8393,731
20-241,7791,8163,595
25-291,6771,8903,567
30-341,5881,6413,229
35-391,4141,4772,891
40-441,3281,3972,725
45-491,3411,3882,729
50-541,1971,3282,525
55-599571,0862,043
60-647579801,737
65-696178021,419
70-744997421,241
75-794746011,075
80-84246384630
85 Plus170264434

Gender

 Male 22,351 49%
 Female 23,726 51%
Gender

Race

 White 31,721 68.8%
 Black Or African American 2,774 6.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 441 1.0%
 Asian 503 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 49 0.1%
 Other Race 8,813 19.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,776 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2492852944
25-349761,9102,886
35-441,4461,4382,884
45-541,7071,1172,824
55-641,5136692,182
65-741,3413131,654
75-849561381,094
85 Plus14233175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,545 45%
 Single Guardian 4,530 31%
 Singles 2,961 20%
 Singles With Roommate 607 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,798 53%
 Households with Kids 6,845 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1458407865
2437395832
3458457915
4453442895
5388461849
6462396858
7414422836
8434417851
9416395811
10445422867
11399379778
12407390797
13415383798
14369343712
15389368757
16379359738
17395385780
18376378754
19353349702
20321378699

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78227 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 78227 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 78227 real estate data, the median home value of $79,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78227. Rentals in 78227 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78227 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,765 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 303 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,055 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,118 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,470 41%
 Households Vacant 1,276 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 687 53.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 2.4%
 For Sale Only 165 12.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 1.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 348 27.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 177 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,548 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,988 31%
 3+ Bedroom 2,803 43%
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 $36,980 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 78227 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 78227 has very few people that work at home. 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 78227 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see San Antonio, TX poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,828 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,072 22%
 No Earnings 13,664 42%
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 11,828 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,072 22%
 No Earnings 13,664 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,131 92.2%
 Public transportation 727 4.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 31 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 332 2.0%
 Worked at Home 186 1.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7,336 27.5%
 High School Graduate 15,704 58.9%
 Associate's degree 1,526 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,513 5.7%
 Master's degree 397 1.5%
 Professional school degree 154 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11,400 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 387 2.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,354 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78227

ZIP Code 78227 is in the following school districts: Carpe Diem School District, Lighthouse Charter School District, Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio) School District, Edgewood Independent School District, Northside Independent School District, Southwest Independent School District, and Private. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78227.

Carpe Diem Schools
8038 W Military Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Carpe Diem School District
Lighthouse Charter School
2718 Frontier Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lighthouse Charter School District
Lighthouse Charter School - B Campus
8138 Westshire Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lighthouse Charter School District
Harmony School of Excellence - San Antonio
2015 SW Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harmony Science Acad (San Antonio) School District
L B Johnson Elementary
6515 W Commerce St
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgewood Independent School District
Jones Middle School
1256 Pinn Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Cable Elementary
1706 Pinn Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Glenn Elementary
2385 Horal
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Hull Elementary
7320 Remuda Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Passmore Elementary
570 Pinn Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Allen Elementary
101 Dumont Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Meadow Village Elementary
1406 Meadow Way Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Rayburn Middle School
1400 Cedarhurst
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Valley High Elementary
8503 Ray Ellison Dr
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Westwood Terrace Elementary
2315 Hackamore Ln
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northside Independent School District
Sun Valley Elementary
6803 S W Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southwest Independent School District
Jay High School
7611 Marbach Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northside Independent School District
Sunnybrook Christian Academy
1620 Pinn Rd
San Antonio, TX 78227
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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