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»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2021:2,028,236More data
Census 2020:2,009,324More data
Census 2010:1,714,773More data
Census 2000:1,392,931More data
Population of the County Seat (San Antonio)
Census 2020:1,434,625 
Census 2010:1,327,407 
Census 2000:1,144,646 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN BEXAR COUNTY - 2021 Estimates (Census Bureau)
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:7,392More data
Balcones Heights city:2,725More data
Castle Hills city:3,947More data
China Grove town:1,133More data
Cibolo city (pt.):0More data
Converse city:28,643More data
Elmendorf city (pt.):2,024More data
Fair Oaks Ranch city (pt.):6,732More data
Grey Forest city:489More data
Helotes city:9,178More data
Hill Country Village city:940More data
Hollywood Park town:3,106More data
Kirby city:8,100More data
Leon Valley city:11,463More data
Live Oak city:15,840More data
Lytle city (pt.):24More data
Olmos Park city:2,162More data
St. Hedwig town:2,258More data
San Antonio city (pt.):1,451,845More data
Sandy Oaks city:5,133More data
Schertz city (pt.):5,873More data
Selma city (pt.):7,598More data
Shavano Park city:3,569More data
Somerset city:1,765More data
Terrell Hills city:5,037More data
Universal City city:19,808More data
Von Ormy city:1,177More data
Windcrest city:5,828More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:1,240.3More data
Water Area:15.8More data
Total Area:1,256.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:1,620.00More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:95.46More data
Percent Rural:4.54More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:61.3%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:83.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:8.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.3%More data
Percent Asian Alone:3.4%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:26.1%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:7.5%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.1%More data
65 and Older:12.5%More data
85 and Older:1.3%More data
Median Age:34.5More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):$51,780More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$105,022,781,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$63,014More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:14.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:20.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:85.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:30.0% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$58,635More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$56,156 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$52,560 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$50,720 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$49,161 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:5.4More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:7.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.6 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.299999More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$211,457,349,113More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$191,431,204,012More data
Total Actual Levy:$575,617,776More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$N/AMore data
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:160.967More data
US Highways:74.329More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:216.025More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:161.912More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:11.816More data
Frontage Roads:405.191More data
On-System Subtotal:1,030.240More data
City Streets:5,210.386More data
Certified County Roads:1,429.569More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:74.557More data
Off-System Subtotal:6,714.512More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:7,744.752More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:947.414More data
US Highways:374.012More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:816.417More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:448.739More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:66.523More data
Frontage Roads:855.057More data
On-System Subtotal:3,508.162More data
City Streets:11,342.315More data
Certified County Roads:2,908.488More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:149.114More data
Off-System Subtotal:14,399.917More data
County Total:17,908.079More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2020»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Bexar County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Bexar County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Bexar County»

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.