Zip Code 78253 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSan Antonio
Zip Code StateTexas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bexar
Secondary County: Medina
Area Code210 / 726
Current Population:29007
Racial Majority:White 42.12%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 58.2%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$75813
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70290
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time28.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range869 - 1060 ft.
Area52 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)29.46895700, -98.78848500

Zip Code 78253 Description

Zip Code 78253 is located in the state of Texas in the San Antonio metro area. Zip code 78253 is primarily located in Bexar County. Portions of 78253 are also located in Medina County. The official US Postal Service name for 78253 is SAN ANTONIO, Texas. Portions of zip code 78253 are contained within or border the city limits of San Antonio, TX, . Zip code 78253 is within area code 210 and area code 830. 78253 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Texas.

The current unemployment level in 78253 is 7.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 78253 increased to 29007 from 9839 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 78253 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 78253 public schools is Hispanic. 37.5% of students in 78253 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13851 42.12% 11866 +17%
 Black Or African American 2794 8.5% 2412 +16%
 Hispanic 13342 40.57% 12961 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.16% 113 -54%
 Asian 1577 4.8% 865 +82%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.09% 52 -42%
 Other Race 43 0.08% 43 -40%
 Two Or More Races 695 3.69% 695 +74%

Zip Code 78253 Race/Ethnicity

 White 24.9%
 Black Or African American 8.9%
 Hispanic 58.2%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.2%

Zip Code 78253 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population290079839
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households9435
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$75813
Income Under $50K Per Year26.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year46.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.40%
78253 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Texas District 23Will HurdRepublican
Texas District 20Joaquin CastroDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$208655
Average Real Estate Sale Price$112000
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 32a - Northern Blackland Prairie
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 78253 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)38424956647072716758484056
Avg Max Temp (°F)63687581879295959082726480
Avg Precip (In.)1.441.81.92.643.964.051.782.612.723.552.11.7230.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
San Antonio, TX
CBSA Type78253
CBSA Population2111400
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
North San Antonio Hills