City At A Glance

The Alamo in San Antonio, Texas

Quick Facts:

Population: 1,389,150
Median Household Income: $44,082
Average Work Commute: 21 Minutes
Median Home Price: $128,856

About San Antonio, TX

While San Antonio may be best known for the Alamo, it has dozens of additional attractions such as the River Walk, AT&T Center and San Antonio Museum of Art, which help make it one of our Top 10 Cities for Affordable Vacations. The city, located about 80 miles from Austin, also includes top colleges and universities, great neighborhoods, tasty restaurants and a thriving downtown area.