San Antonio, TX 78212 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78212: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
San Antonio, TX 78212

Acceptable Alternative
Olmos Park, TX 78212

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,974
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,000
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,202
  • County: Bexar County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.479, Longitude -98.487
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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San Antonio, TX 78212 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 29,236
Population in Households 26,506
Population in Familes 18,161
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,730
Population Density1 4,208
Diversity Index2 67


Total Households 11,856
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 5,711
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,492 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,986 (37.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,870 (50.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,636 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $157,521
Average Home Value $293,778


Median Household Income $40,361
Average Household Income $73,226
Per Capita Income $32,009
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.4% 0.79%
Households 0.38% 0.82%
Families 0.08% 0.58%
Median Household Income   -0.04%
Per Capita Income   1.24%
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 78212 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78212 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 # 358 81st
Population Density1 # 164 91st
Diversity Index2 # 551 71st
Median Household Income # 1338 29th
Per Capita Income # 360 81st

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