Bexar County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»
Estimate 2013:1,817,610More data
Estimate 2012:1,785,787 
Estimate 2011:1,754,167 
Census 2010:1,714,773More data
Census 2000:1,392,931More data
Population of the County Seat (San Antonio)
Census 2010:1,327,407 
Census 2000:1,144,646 
Note: City and town populations include only those parts of each place found within this county. Use our «Town & City Search» to find the total population of each place.
Alamo Heights city:7,346More data
Balcones Heights city:2,819More data
Castle Hills city:4,237More data
China Grove town:1,224More data
Cibolo city (pt.):0More data
Converse city:19,673More data
Elmendorf city (pt.):1,548More data
Fair Oaks Ranch city (pt.):4,407More data
Grey Forest city:493More data
Helotes city:7,880More data
Hill Country Village city:1,009More data
Hollywood Park town:3,144More data
Kirby city:8,222More data
Leon Valley city:10,676More data
Live Oak city:14,200More data
Lytle city (pt.):38More data
Olmos Park city:2,297More data
San Antonio city (pt.):1,382,925More data
Schertz city (pt.):1,581More data
Selma city (pt.):5,370More data
Shavano Park city:3,217More data
Somerset city:1,686More data
St. Hedwig town:2,189More data
Terrell Hills city:5,019More data
Universal City city:19,155More data
Von Ormy city:1,118More data
Windcrest city:5,561More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,239.8More data
Water Area:16.3More data
Total Area:1,256.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:1,383.08More data
Ethnicity - 2012 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:59.0%More data
Race - 2012 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:85.9%More data
Percent African American Alone:8.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:2.7%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.0%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2012 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:30.0%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:7.0%More data
Age - 2012 (Census Bureau)
17 and Under:26.5%More data
65 and Older:10.7%More data
85 and Older:1.4%More data
Median Age:33.0More data
Per Capita Income - 2012 (BEA):$38,398More data
Total Personal Income - 2012 (BEA):$68,567,177,000More data
Median Household Income - 2012 (Census Bureau):$49,651More data
Poverty - 2012 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:19.1%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:27.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Age 25 and older, Percent high school graduate and higher:81.9% 
Age 25 and older, Percent bachelor's degree or higher:25.9% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$44,189More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$42,575 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$41,331 
Average Wage Per Job - 2008:$40,508 
Average Wage Per Job - 2007:$39,948 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2012:6.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2011:7.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2010:7.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2009:6.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2008:4.8 
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2010»
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2012
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.326866More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$108,829,409,877More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$98,807,633,831More data
Total Actual Levy:$324,140,904More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2013:$N/AMore data
CY 2012:$N/A 
CY 2011:$N/A 
CY 2010:$N/A 
CY 2009:$N/A 
INFRASTRUCTURE EXPENDITURES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Road and Bridge - 2012
County Roads, Construction:$0More data
County Roads, Maintenance:$21,680,823More data
County Roads, Rehabilitation:$11,482,329More data
County Bridges, Construction:$0More data
County Bridges, Maintenance:$0More data
County Bridges, Rehabilitation:$0More data
Right of Way Acquisition:$96,373More data
Utility Construction:$2,028,608More data
Other Road Expenditures:$1,823,330More data
Total Road and Bridge Expenditures:$37,111,463More data
Centerline and Lane Miles - 2013
Total Centerline Miles:1,022.4More data
Total Lane Miles:3,402.4More data

Special Districts in Bexar County.
School Districts in Bexar County.
History of City Tax Rates in Bexar County.

Airports in Bexar County.
Hospitals in Bexar County.
Prisons in Bexar County.