Demographics

San Antonio, the seventh largest municipality in the U.S., grew by 4.5% between 2010 and 2013, and is projected to grow an additional 7.12% through the year 2018. The city's metropolitan area grew by 5.% between 2010 and 2013, and is projected to geow an additional 8.65% through the year 2018. 

The San Antonio MSA is projected to grow 24.65% between 2000 and 2011 and an additional 8.47% through the year 2016.

Source: Claritas

San Antonio, the largest city in Bexar County, encompasses a total geographic area of 467 square miles with a population density of 3,393 persons per square mile. The total land area for Bexar County is 1,247 square miles with a population density of 1,383 persons per square mile.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population and Projections

Area

2010 Census

Est. Pop. 2013Projected Growth 2010-2018
San Antonio 1,327,605 1,387,267 11.97%
Bexar County 1,714,777 1,804,964 15.18%
Metro Area 2,142,508 2,256,780 15.62%
Source: Claritas

Race Composition

 Bexar CountySan Antonio Metro Area
White 29.6% 36.45%
Hispanic/Latino 59.10% 53.8%
Black/African American 7.00% 6.08%
Asian 2.40% 1.92%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.10% 0.09%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.20% 0.22%
Two or More Races 1.40% 1.29%
Other Race 0.20% 0.15%
Source: 2010 U.S. Census Data

Language/Bilingual

 Bexar CountySan Antonio Metro Area
Spanish and English 27.99% 30.14%
English Only 69.64% 67.60%
Other and English 2.35% 2.24%

Median Age

San Francisco, CA 38.3
Jacksonville, FL 37.5
Charlotte, NC 37.2
Kansas City, MO 36.5
Tulsa, OK 36.5
Albuquerque, NM 36.4
Chicago, IL 35.8
Denver, CO 35.7
Columbus, OH 35.1
Atlanta, GA 34.9
Phoenix, AZ 34.7
Oklahoma, OK 34.6
San Diego, CA 34.6
San Antonio, TX 34.1
Dallas, TX 33.5
Austin, TX 32.6
Salt Lake City, UT 30.9
Source: 2010 U.S. Census Data

Population by Age

Bexar County Age

Age 0 - 4 142,735 8.41
Age 5 - 9 135,407 7.98
Age 10 - 14 125,635 7.40
Age 15 - 17 74,672 4.40
Age 18 - 20 74,956 4.42
Age 21 - 24 97,466 5.74
Age 25 - 34 251,525 14.82
Age 35 - 44 228,585 13.47
Age 45 - 54 217,196 12.80
Age 55 - 64 168,276 9.92
Age 65 - 74 97,614 5.75
Age 75 - 84 58,015 3.42
Age 85 and over 24,595 1.45
Age 16 and over 1,267,635 74.71
Age 18 and over 1,218,228 71.80
Age 21 and over 1,143,272 67.38
Age 65 and over 180,224 10.62
Source: 2010 U.S. Census Data

Household Income

The average household income in San Antonio is estimated to be $61,635 for 2011, while the average household income for the U.S. is estimated to be $67,529 for the same time frame. The average household income in the area is projected to change over the next five years, from $61,635 to $63,419.

Source: 2010 U.S. Census Data