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San Antonio: Population Profile


Metropolitan Area Residents

1980: 1,089,000

1990: 1,324,749

2000: 1,592,383

Percent change, 1990–2000: 20.2%

U.S. rank in 1980: 34th (MSA)

U.S. rank in 1990: 30th (MSA)

U.S. rank in 2000: 29th (MSA)

City Residents

1980: 785,940

1990: 976,514

2000: 1,144,646

2003 estimate: 1,214,725

Percent change, 1990–2000: 17.2%

U.S. rank in 1980: 11th

U.S. rank in 1990: 10th (State rank: 3rd)

U.S. rank in 2000: 13th (State rank: 3rd)

Density: 2,808.5 people per square mile (2000)

Racial and ethnic characteristics (2000)

White: 774,708

Black or African American: 78,120

American Indian and Alaska Native: 9,584

Asian: 17,934

Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander: 1,067

Hispanic or Latino (may be of any race): 671,394

Other: 263,233

Percent of residents born in state: 66.8% (2000)

Age characteristics (2000)

Poplation under 5 years old: 92,446

Poplation 5 to 9 years old: 91,849

Poplation 10 to 14 years old: 89,113

Poplation 15 to 19 years old: 88,951

Poplation 20 to 24 years old: 87,684

Poplation 25 to 34 years old: 177,842

Poplation 35 to 44 years old: 174,810

Poplation 45 to 54 years old: 138,880

Poplation 55 to 59 years old: 46,898

Poplation 60 to 64 years old: 36,811

Poplation 65 to 74 years old: 64,108

Poplation 75 to 84 years old: 41,707

Population 85 years and older: 13,547

Median age: 31.7 years

Births (2002)

Total number: 23,169

Deaths (2002)

Total number: 9,386 (of which, 168 were infants under the age of 1 year)

Money income (1999)

Per capita income: $17,487

Median household income: $36,214

Total households: 405,887

Number of households with income of . . .

less than $10,000: 46,058

$10,000 to $14,999: 28,462

$15,000 to $24,999: 61,545

$25,000 to $34,999: 59,989

$35,000 to $49,999: 69,799

$50,000 to $74,999: 72,213

$75,000 to $99,999: 32,724

$100,000 to $149,999: 23,245

$150,000 to $199,999: 5,942

$200,000 or more: 5,910

Percent of families below poverty level: 14.0% (23.1% of which were female householder families with related children under 5 years)

2002 FBI Crime Index Total: 76,777


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