San Antonio, Texas 

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Population

1,469,850

57% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$46,317

Avg. Home Price

$175,676

Best Places to Live in San Antonio, Texas

Large city - South-central Texas
Pros
-Strong economy
-Attractive downtown
-Entertainment
Cons
-Summer heat
-Crime rates
-Growth and sprawl

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What Bert Has To Say About San Antonio-New Braunfels Metro Area

San Antonio, a modern city with a distinct Hispanic influence, is the third largest city in Texas and has grown to become the the seventh largest in the United States. Most of the downtown area is attractive, with modern skyscrapers intermingled with historic sites (including the Alamo and the Spanish Governors Palace). The Paseo del Rio, or River Walk, contains shops and sidewalk cafes along the San Antonio River, and downtown entertainment is lively.


QUICK FACTS

City: San Antonio
Zip Codes: 78245, 78228, 78250, 78251, 78240, 78207, 78223, 78249, 78247, 78254, 57 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 794 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in San Antonio is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. San Antonio jobs have increased by 1.88%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, San Antonio's cost of living is 6.80% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare San Antonio's Cost of Living
POPULATION
San Antonio's population is 1,469,850 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 57.05%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in San Antonio is $175,676. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 28.80%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
San Antonio public schools spend $9,791 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in San Antonio. Learn More...

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Housing Market in San Antonio

It's a good time to buy in San Antonio. Home Appreciation is up 6.1% in the last 12 months. Browse San Antonio Real Estate.

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Reviews for San Antonio    221 Reviews
Real talk. - 2/5/2018
I was born and raised in San Antonio. Here's my $0.02. THE TL;DR -- If you can handle allergy season being (basically) year-round, don't mind humid, hot weather, have... (Read More)

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Great place to live - 11/12/2017
we have been living here for over 28 years. We love it. The city has lot to offer to any visitors and residents. We love the climate if you can withstand the hot summers... (Read More)

Heat & Allergies - 9/9/2017
Moved here from the PNW 4 years ago. The allergies are killing me 10 months out of the year. And the heat is unbearable in the summer. I miss the cold & rain of the... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS
78245, 78228, 78250, 78251, 78240, 78207, 78223, 78249, 78247, 78254, 57 total