San Antonio, TX: What you need to know

While San Antonio may be best known for the Alamo, it has dozens of additional attractions such as the River WalkAT&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.


San Antonio, TX City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 1,413,881
Median Age 33
Median Household Income $46,744
Median Home Price $117,000
Walkscore 34

San Antonio, TX Rankings

San Antonio, TX Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 48.9%
  Female 51.1%

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 7,592
In San Antonio , TX

 
10.4% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in San Antonio , TX

Median Population

Median Age 32.9%
Age 18 Over 74.1%
Age 21 Over 69.4%
Age 62 Over 14%
Age 65 Over 11.2%

Race

  Ethnicity White 78.1%
  Ethnicity Black 7%
  Ethnicity Asian 2.6%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 63.3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.7%
  Ethnicity Other 8.7%

Economics

  Median Household Income $46,744
  Median Home Price $117,000
  Homes Owned 45.6%
  Homes Rent 54.4%
  Median Property Rent $856

Language

  English Only 55.7%
  English Other 44.3%

 
COMMUTE TIME: 23.7 MINUTES
in San Antonio , TX

Commute Types

  Walked 1.8%
  Worked at Home 3.3%
  Public Transportation 3.3%
  Other Means 1.2%
  Drove Alone 79.2%
  Carpooled 11.1%

34/100
WALK SCORE
for San Antonio , TX