San Antonio, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 433,108 housing units in San Antonio. This represents a 18.5% growth from 365,414 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 430,150 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2,958 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in San Antonio is about 58.1%. San Antonio's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.4%. Average household size is 2.77 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in San Antonio were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4%
One Bedroom18.90%
Two Bedrooms26.30%
Three Bedrooms36.80%
Four Bedrooms12.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.97
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$68,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$67,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$488

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage2.70%
Home Equity Loan3.40%
Simple Mortgage60.80%
Debt Free33.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.6%