San Antonio Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of San Antonio?

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There are 1,529,133 residents in San Antonio, with a median age of 33.8. Of this, 49.36% are males and 50.64% are females. US-born citizens make up 83.84% of the resident pool in San Antonio, while non-US-born citizens account for 7.83%. Additionally, 8.33% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 1,264,763 people in San Antonio currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 1,529,133 1.4%
Male Population 754,815 1.4%
Female Population 774,318 1.4%
Male population 49.36%
Female population 50.64%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 33.8 0.6%
Citizen US Born 1,281,965 1.9%
Citizen not US Born 119,783 1.8%
Not Citizen 127,385 -3.6%
Citizen US Born 83.84%
Citizen not US Born 7.83%
Not Citizen 8.33%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 11,809 3.9%
Moved from Same County 169,798 -3.4%
Moved from Same State 36,104 6.5%
Moved from Different State 28,755 1.1%
Same House as Last Year 1,264,763 2.0%
Moved from Abroad 0.78%
Moved from Same County 11.24%
Moved from Same State 2.39%
Moved from Different State 1.9%
Same House as Last Year 83.69%

What are the employment statistics in San Antonio?

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White-collar workers make up 78.7% of the working population in San Antonio, while blue-collar employees account for 21.3%. There are also 61,920 entrepreneurs in San Antonio (8.63% of the workforce); 518,631 workers employed in private companies (72.31%); and 91,355 people working in governmental institutions (12.74%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 564,449 2.0%
Blue Collar 152,750 0.1%
White Collar 78.7%
Blue Collar 21.3%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 61,920 11.9%
Private Companies 518,631 0.1%
Governmental Workers 91,355 2.5%
Not for Profit Companies 45,293 3.9%
Self Employees 8.63%
Private Companies 72.31%
Governmental Workers 12.74%
Not for Profit Companies 6.32%

How many households are there in San Antonio?

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There are a total of 509,550 households in San Antonio, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 62.73% of these San Antonio households, while non-family units account for the remaining 37.27%. Additionally, 33.12% of households have children and 66.88% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 509,550 1.6%
Average People Per Household 3 0.0%
Family Households 319,627 0.0%
Non-family Households 189,923 4.5%
Family Households 62.73%
Non-family Households 37.27%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 168,786 0.0%
Households without Children 340,764 2.4%
Households with Children 33.12%
Households without Children 66.88%

What are the median and average incomes in San Antonio?

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The average annual household income in San Antonio is $71,917, while the median household income sits at $53,420 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $55,359, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $60,983. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $31,141 and $43,967, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $71,917 1.6%
Median Household Income $53,420 1.8%
People below Poverty Level 259,519 0.4%
People above Poverty Level 1,228,943 1.8%

How many homeowners and renters are there in San Antonio?

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There are 555,138 housing units in San Antonio, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1982. Of the 509,550 occupied housing units in San Antonio, 53.75% are owner-occupied, while 46.25% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 57.34% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $173,800. In general, housing costs reach $1,012 per month in San Antonio.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 555,138 1.2%
Median Year Built 1982 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 30,176 -1.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 31,072 -0.4%
Built between 1950 and 1959 56,867 2.8%
Built between 1960 and 1969 57,151 2.6%
Built between 1970 and 1979 81,907 -0.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 90,762 -0.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 74,884 -0.7%
Built between 2000 and 2009 84,310 -3.3%
Built in 2010 or Later 48,009 20.6%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 509,550 1.6%
Owner Occupied 273,903 1.3%
Renter Occupied 235,647 2.0%
Owner Occupied 53.75%
Renter Occupied 46.25%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 157,058 -0.2%
Without Mortgage 116,845 3.4%
Median Value with Mortgage $173,800 6.6%
Median Value without Mortgage $123,500 7.1%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,012 2.2%
With Mortgage 57.34%
Without Mortgage 42.66%

What is the level of education in San Antonio?

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Approximately 36.94% of the population in San Antonio holds a high school degree (that's 424,476 residents), while 24.35% have attained a college certificate (298,981 locals) and 15.47% have a bachelor's degree (177,821 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 81,639 -1.9%
Some High School 424,476 1.0%
Some College 298,981 2.3%
Associate Degree 87,441 4.3%
Bachelor's Degree 177,821 3.0%
Graduate Degree 97,967 5.6%
No High School 7.1%
Some High School 36.94%
Some College 24.35%
Associate Degree 7.61%
Bachelor's Degree 15.47%
Graduate Degree 8.53%

What is the marital status of San Antonio residents?

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A total of 479,579 people in San Antonio have never been married (which represents 39.53% of the total population), while 517,809 of them are wedded (42.68%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 35,796 (2.95%) and 151,439 (12.48%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 479,579 3.0%
Married 517,809 -0.8%
Separated 35,796 -2.2%
Widowed 64,309 2.7%
Divorced 151,439 5.0%
Never Married 39.53%
Married 42.68%
Separated 2.95%
Widowed 5.3%
Divorced 12.48%

What are the most common means of transportation in San Antonio?

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The top three means of transportation people in San Antonio use to get to work are: car, bus or trolley bus and walking. A total of 625,513 residents commute by car, 18,052 prefer going to work by bus or trolley bus and 13,188 by walking.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 625,513 -0.9%
Bus or TrolleyBus 18,052 -10.9%
Railroad 43 -23.2%
Ferryboat 131 28.4%
Bicycle 1,515 15.2%
Motorcycle 850 -5.1%
TaxiCab 1,301 42.3%
Walk 13,188 8.0%

What is the median and average household income in San Antonio by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
78211 34,539 9,074 $41,695.00 $50,075.00
78201 50,336 16,631 $37,518.00 $53,727.00
78202 11,675 4,056 $31,802.00 $57,138.00
78203 6,162 2,088 $32,967.00 $40,138.00
78204 12,850 4,310 $40,195.00 $65,387.00
78205 1,503 1,127 $33,411.00 $49,178.00
78207 57,700 15,573 $26,915.00 $39,302.00
78208 4,549 1,789 $18,855.00 $31,096.00
78209 44,706 18,787 $75,484.00 $144,416.00
78210 37,061 11,828 $41,109.00 $55,713.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2020 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 78201 78202 78203 78204 78205 78207 78208 78209 78210 78211 78212 78213 78214 78215 78216 78217 78218 78219 78220 78221 78222 78223 78224 78225 78226 78227 78228 78229 78230 78231 78232 78233 78234 78235 78236 78237 78238 78239 78240 78242 78243 78244 78245 78247 78248 78249 78250 78251 78252 78253 78254 78255 78256 78257 78258 78259 78260 78261 78263 78264 78266

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