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Relocating to San Antonio, Texas

Relocating to San Antonio? Here is some information on the city:

  • Primary industries are tourism, healthcare, military, and aerospace sciences.
  • San Antonio is the 7th largest city in the nation with a population of 1,327,407
  • The median priced home is $157, 900, with a required income of $31,374 to qualify
  • Fastest growing occupations: 60.3% growth in medical assistants, 50% growth in network systems and data communication analysts, and 46.2% in database administration
  • According to the Texas Workforce Commission Bureau of Labor Statistics 7.3% of individuals were unemployed in 2010, compared to the national average of 9.1%
  • Some of the largest San Antonio Private Sector Employers are USAA, Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Chase, Kinetic Concepts Inc, and Valero Energy Corp
  • According to the U.S. Census Bureau 8.4% of people living in San Antonio have their graduate degree and 15% have their bachelor’s degree.
  • According to the City Appraisal Districts in San Antonio our property tax is $0.56 compared to a $0.79 property tax in Dallas.

Resource: San Antonio Book of Lists