San Antonio, TX 78208 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78208: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
San Antonio, TX 78208

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 186
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,335
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 517
  • County: Bexar County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.438, Longitude -98.457
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

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San Antonio, TX 78208 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,146
Population in Households 5,010
Population in Familes 3,791
Population in Group Qrtrs 136
Population Density1 4,507
Diversity Index2 75


Total Households 1,832
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 1,060
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 2,159 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 741 (34.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,091 (50.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 327 (15.1%)
Median Home Value $63,790
Average Home Value $81,849


Median Household Income $26,025
Average Household Income $35,648
Per Capita Income $13,629
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 5.05% 3.67%
Households 5.02% 3.66%
Families 4.84% 3.47%
Median Household Income   0.04%
Per Capita Income   0.38%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

San Antonio, TX 78208 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78208 to the other 1,873 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1008 46th
Population Density1 # 134 93rd
Diversity Index2 # 275 85th
Median Household Income # 1796 4th
Per Capita Income # 1735 7th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.