Nationwide Claims to Fame

San Antonio is 5th out of 5,266 other cities in Retail sales

San Antonio is 7th out of 4,664 other cities in Current population (2012)

San Antonio is 7th out of 6,406 other cities in Housing units

San Antonio is 8th out of 5,169 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

San Antonio is 8th out of 6,406 other cities in Households

San Antonio is 12th out of 4,905 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

San Antonio is 12th out of 6,406 other cities in Size in square miles

Statewide Claims to Fame

San Antonio is 2nd in Texas out of 302 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

San Antonio is 2nd in Texas out of 337 other cities in Retail sales

San Antonio is 2nd in Texas out of 340 other cities in Current population (2012)

San Antonio is 2nd in Texas out of 389 other cities in Households

San Antonio is 2nd in Texas out of 389 other cities in Housing units

San Antonio is 2nd in Texas out of 389 other cities in Size in square miles

San Antonio is 3rd in Texas out of 326 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
San Antonio Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 1,382,951 2nd 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 460.9 2nd 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,879.8 58th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
San Antonio Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 7.6% 223rd 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.8% 238th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.4% 227th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
San Antonio Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 79.8% 211th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 23.9% 140th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
San Antonio Rank Texas US
Race - White 72.6% 240th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 6.9% 184th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9% 52nd 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.4% 110th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 146th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.4% 44th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 63.2% 65th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 26.6% 306th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
San Antonio Rank Texas US
Female residents 51.2% 189th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 13.7% 140th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
San Antonio Rank Texas US
Housing units 524,246 2nd 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 31.1% 45th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 468,498 2nd 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 57.5% 311th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $111,900 167th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.8 217th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
San Antonio Rank Texas US
Income per capita $22,333 183rd $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $43,961 205th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.2% 165th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
San Antonio Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 109,195 3rd 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $20,252,070 2nd $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $15,300 143rd $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $3,545,872 2nd $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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