Balcones Heights, Bexar County, Texas

Balcones Heights is a city in Bexar County, Texas. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 2,898. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.65 square miles. The population density was 4,492 people per square mile. The median age was 33.3 years (Texas state median age was 34.4 years). For every 100 females there were 83 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
2,898 residents
Population Change
-3.9% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
33.3 years (State: 34.4)
Below the Poverty Line
23.3% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
1,315 residents
Population Females
1,583 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
9.6% Latin America, 1.7% Africa
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
3.7% (State: 4.4%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Balcones Heights Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Balcones Heights Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Balcones Heights Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $115,086 (State: $152,000)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$48,486 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $315 – $473
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              89 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,168 (1.00%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,971 (1.60%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $30,879 (State: $55,653)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$9,427 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$4,935 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Trinity University
                      about 5 miles
                      San Antonio, TX
                      Full-time enrollment: 2,467
                    • San Antonio College
                      about 5 miles
                      San Antonio, TX
                      FT enrollment: 15,182
                    • Our Lady of the Lake University
                      about 5 miles
                      San Antonio, TX
                      FT enrollment: 2,133
                    • University of the Incarnate Word
                      about 6 miles
                      San Antonio, TX
                      FT enrollment: 6,875
                    • St Philip’s College
                      about 8 miles
                      San Antonio, TX
                      FT enrollment: 5,970
                    • The University of Texas at San Antonio
                      about 8 miles
                      San Antonio, TX
                      FT enrollment: 25,503
                    • Northwest Vista College
                      about 10 miles
                      San Antonio, TX
                      FT enrollment: 9,683
                    Balcones Heights Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    25 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    20 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    6.82 policemen (State: 2.09)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Balcones Heights Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              162 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.02 (State: 1.47)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              19 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.12 (State: 0.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              181 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.14 (State: 1.11)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              487 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              3.06 (State: 3.95)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              1,073 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              6.75 (State: 6.13)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Balcones Heights

                              • TEXSAN HEART HOSPITAL
                                Hospital, about 1 miles away
                                SAN ANTONIO, TX
                              • BRIT TEX NURSING SERVICES INC
                                Home Health Center, about 1 miles away
                                SAN ANTONIO, TX
                              • CARE PROFESSIONAL NURSING INC
                                Home Health Center, about 1 miles away
                                SAN ANTONIO, TX
                              • RESTORATIVE HEALTH CARE
                                Home Health Center, about 1 miles away
                                SAN ANTONIO, TX
                              • GOLDEN ESTATES REHABILITATION CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 1 miles away
                                SAN ANTONIO, TX
                              • MORNINGSIDE MANOR
                                Nursing Home, about 1 miles away
                                SAN ANTONIO, TX
                              • SUMMIT HOME HEALTH CARE
                                Home Health Center, about 2 miles away
                                SAN ANTONIO, TX

                              Amtrak Stations in Balcones Heights

                              • 7 miles: SAN ANTONIO (224 HOEFGEN ST.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

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                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Balcones Heights by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)


                                        Natural Disasters in Balcones Heights


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            9% (Smaller then US)
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            82% (Smaller then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            19 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            6 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            10 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Balcones Heights: 78201, 78213
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