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Schertz
  • Suburb of San Antonio, TX

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

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Schertz is a suburb of San Antonio with a population of 42,545. Schertz is in Guadalupe County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Schertz offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Schertz there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Schertz and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Schertz are highly rated.

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About Schertz...
Population
42,545

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$272,600
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,513
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Schertz Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    101.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    18.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    23.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    148.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    799.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    215.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  11%

Working in Schertz

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$94,173
National
$75,149

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