San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX



The San Antonio-New Braunfels metro, also known as the river city, is an eight county metropolitan area located in South-Central Texas in the southwestern corner of what is known as the Texas Triangle.

Total Population: 2,429,609

(An increase of 13.4 % in the past 5 years.)

Census Data

  • Foreign Born - 267,511
  • Language Spoken at Home - 760,900

  • 11.0% of Total Population are Foreign Born
  • 31.3% of Total Population Speak Another Language Other than English at Home

[Source: American Community Survey (ACS) 5-Year Foreign Born and Language Spoken at Home]

Quick Facts

  • Hispanics are not only the largest ethnic affinity in the city of San Antonio, but they are the largest racial group period with 63% of the population being Hispanic.

  • Mueso Alameda, a museum in downtown San Antonio, is the largest Latino museum in the country, and the first Smithsonian affiliate outside of Washington D.C.

  • San Antonio has one of the fastest growing South Asian populations among major cities in the nation.

  • In 2009, San Antonio held the first sanctioned and sponsored Dawali celebration, with over 5,000 people in attendance.

People Group Highlights

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
AfrikanerSouth AfricaSub-Saharan African PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant400
AlsatianFranceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesNon-Religious800
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam400
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia400
Arab, JordanianJordanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam660
Arab, PalestinianIsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam300
Arab, SaudiSaudi ArabiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam400
Arab, SyrianSyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam250
ArgentineArgentinaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic800
CherokeeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions1,200
ChileanChileAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic200
Chinese, MandarinChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism2,600
ColombianColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic2,400
CubanCubaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic1,200
DominicanDominican RepublicAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal750
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic5,400
FrenchFranceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,400
GermanGermanyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox4,900
GhanaianGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Protestant300
GreekGreeceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox450
GujaratiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism1,600
HindiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,166
HonduranHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic3,100
Irish, GaelicIrelandEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic400
ItalianItalyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic1,148

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