Where San Antonio Ranks

No. 1: Trinity University ranked the best college and best value in the West, per U.S. News and World Report.

  • St. Mary University’s also ranked second for the best value.

No. 17: San Antonio is one of the best cities in which to live well and save money, according to GoBankingRates.

  • The ranking looked at factors including housing, transportation, and food costs.

No. 22: Furry Friends Welcome! According to WalletHub, San Antonio is the 22nd most pet-friendly city.

  • San Antonio is also the 8th least expensive city in which to own a pet, according to a metric that looks at veterinary costs and pet insurance.

No. 24: San Antonio’s rank among the top U.S. metros for Real Estate prospects, according to a survey conducted by PwC and the Urban Land Institute.

  • San Antonio ranked #13 among the top cities for development and redevelopment opportunity from a local market perspective.
  • From 2018 – 2019, transaction flows were more than $7.3 billion, signaling that investors are taking notice.