San Antonio, TX 78228 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 78228: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
San Antonio, TX 78228

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,178
  • Single Family Addresses: 16,504
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,789
  • County: Bexar County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.46, Longitude -98.575
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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San Antonio, TX 78228 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 63,403
Daytime Population: Workers 16,487
Daytime Population: Residents 39,896
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 56,383
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 61,460
Population in Familes 52,543
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,943
Population Density2 5,506
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $36,301
Average Household Income $47,821
Per Capita Income $16,128


Total Housing Units 21,882 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,532 (52.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,703 (39.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,647 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $90,121
Average Home Value $117,120


Total Households 20,235
Average Household Size 3.04
Family Households 14,700
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.68% 0.83%
Households 0.56% 0.82%
Families 0.42% 0.71%
Median Household Income   1.27%
Per Capita Income   2.42%

San Antonio, TX 78228 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 78228 to the other 1,848 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 47 98th
Population Density # 80 96th
Diversity Index # 1077 42nd
Median Household Income # 1617 13th
Per Capita Income # 1673 10th

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