San Antonio is a very large city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,492,510 people and 322 constituent neighborhoods, San Antonio is the second largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, San Antonio isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in San Antonio are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, San Antonio is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in San Antonio who work in office and administrative support (14.64%), sales jobs (11.40%), and management occupations (8.46%).
Also of interest is that San Antonio has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
San Antonio, like many big cities in America, has a public transportation system, but the citizens of San Antonio are lucky because theirs is one of the most extensive and widely used. Many commuters choose to leave their cars at home and instead use the bus to get to and from work. In fact, for some people it is feasible to forgo car ownership entirely, avoiding the cost and headache of driving in heavy traffic. The benefits include reduced air pollution and load on the road network.
The percentage of people in San Antonio who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.25% of adults in San Antonio have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in San Antonio in 2010 was $23,581, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,324 for a family of four. However, San Antonio contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
San Antonio is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call San Antonio home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in San Antonio, accounting for 63.64% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of San Antonio residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in San Antonio include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in San Antonio is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.