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San Antonio
  • City in Texas

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B minus
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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San Antonio is a city in Texas with a population of 1,508,083. San Antonio is in Bexar County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in San Antonio offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In San Antonio there are a lot of bars, restaurants, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in San Antonio and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in San Antonio are above average.

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About San Antonio...
Population
1,508,083

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$146,400
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$992
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    46%
  • Own
    54%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    471.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    6.7
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    104.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    126
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    524.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,301.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    499
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    18%
    national  12%

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