Demographics & Tax Rates

The City of Schertz, Texas encompasses 32.32 square miles with a 2018 population estimate of 41,057 residents. The City of Schertz is located northeast of San Antonio, Texas between IH-10 and IH-35.

View more information at the Schertz Economic Development website.

Demographic Information

2016 Demographic EstimatesSchertzSan Antonio
Total Population38,1991,461,623
Average Household Income$92,899$66,799
Median Household Income$80,112$49,711
Owner Occupied Housing Units74.1%58.5%
Renter Occupied Housing Units25.9%41.5%
Single Family Median Home Value$186,600$127,700

Education Information

Educational AttainmentSchertzSan Antonio
Age 25 and Up Population24,857929,693
HS Graduate or Above92.7%82.0%
Bachelor’s Degree or Above34.4%25.7%
Graduate Degree13.0%9.1%

Employment Information

EmploymentSchertzSan Antonio
Age 16 and Up Population29,4591,131,487
In Labor Force64.6%64.1%
In Armed Forces1.7%0.6%
Not in Labor Force35.4%35.9%

Occupational Information

OccupationsSchertzSan Antonio
Civilian 16 and Up Population17,782672,684
Management, Business, Science, and Arts41.2%33.0%
Sales And Office25.6%26.0%
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance7.7%10.2%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving11.2%10.3%

Veteran Information

Veteran StatusSchertzSan Antonio
Civilian 18 and Up Population27,6231,083,150
Civilian Veterans24.1%9.8%

2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates, Source: U.S. Census Bureau 

Note: Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2018, Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division 


The current FY 2019-20 tax rate of $0.5146 was adopted by the Schertz City Council on September 10, 2019.
View more current tax rate information.

San Antonio International Airport 


9800 Airport Boulevard
San Antonio, TX 78216 

Airport Details

  • IH 35 S and IH 410 W – 15.1 mi (average 18 minute commute) 
  • 4,036,625 Enplanements in 2012 
  • Over 2,600 acres with two terminals and 24 gates 
  • 13 commercial airlines and regional partners serving more than 30 domestic and international destinations 
  • Parking for more than 7,000 vehicles

Austin – Bergstrom International Airport Information


3600 Presidential Boulevard
Austin, TX 78719 

Airport Details

  • IH 35 N – 61.9 mi (an average 57 minute commute) 
  • 4,606,252 Enplanements in 2012 
  • Over 4,200 acres with one terminal and 25 gates 
  • 11 commercial airlines and regional partners serving more than 40 domestic and international destinations 
  • Parking for more than 3,000 vehicles