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Spring Branch, Texas. The site of Spring Branch is located around twenty miles from New Braunfels in the hills of Comal County. Spring Branch was settled in 1852 and named for a spring that flows into the Guadalupe River.

The post office opened in 1858. The post office has since continued to serve the community. The population of Spring Branch was estimated at twenty-five for most of the twentieth century. After the completion of Canyon Dam and the filling of nearby Canyon Lake in the mid-1960s, the population has since grown to over 200.

Spring Branch has experienced tremendous growth over the past few years. Comal County officials and the area city council are working hard to see that every area residents needs are met to the best of there ability. By providing additional services this adds to the quality of life as well as the pride in community, making the Spring Branch area a great place to live.

Elementary
Bill Brown Elementary School
(830) 885-1400
20410 State Highway 46 W
Spring Branch, TX

Rebecca Creek Elementary Schl
(830) 885-1450
125 N Quest Ave
Spring Branch, TX

Middle
Bracken Christian School
(830) 438-3211
670 Old Boerne Rd
Bulverde, TX

Blanco Middle School
(830) 833-5570
1500 Rocky Rd
Blanco, TX

School At Mission Springs
(210) 402-6905
975 Mission Spgs
San Antonio, TX

High
Bracken Christian School
(830) 438-3211
670 Old Boerne Rd
Bulverde, TX

Blanco High School
(830) 833-4337
1215 Fourth St
Blanco, TX

San Antonio Christian Schools
(210) 340-1864
19202 Redland Rd
San Antonio, TX

Spring Branch Zip Codes: 78070 & 78163

Demographics

zip code: 78070

County Average

State Average

National Average

Neighborhood type Suburban
Population 7,482 1,643,626 22,118,509 290,809,777
Pop. density 67.0 1,796.8 79.6 79.6
Percent male 48.1% 49.3% 49.6% 49.1%
Percent female 51.9% 50.7% 50.4% 50.9%
Median age 35.1 33.4 34.0 36.5
People per household 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.6
Median household income $51,227 $37,025 $39,927 $41,994
Average income per capita $22,096 $18,375 $19,617 $21,587
 

Crime

Violent crime risk index 4.0 4.4 3.1 3.0
Property crime risk index 4.0 4.9 3.1 3.2
 

Housing

Median home value $164,316 $92,900 $94,300 $170,800
Median age of homes 35.1 19.5 23.4 27.8
Home appreciation 4.8% 4.7% 2.3% 7.7%
Homes - owned 83.1% 60.6% 57.8% 63.4%
Homes - rented 9.2% 29.3% 32.8% 21.7%
Homes - vacant 7.8% 10.0% 9.4% 14.8%
Commuting by bus 0.0% 3.3% 1.9% 2.0%
Commuting by carpool 12.8% 14.6% 14.5% 14.6%
Commuting by auto 82.3% 73.2% 77.8% 71.6%
Working at home 3.2% 3.2% 2.8% 5.6%
 

Family Facts

Currently married 67.6% 55.3% 56.5% 58.3%
Never married 16.6% 25.7% 25.6% 23.8%
Divorced 8.8% 9.3% 9.8% 7.7%
Widowed 5.4% 5.9% 5.7% 7.4%
Separated 1.6% 3.8% 2.5% 2.8%
Married - w/ children 35.3% 32.3% 38.1% 28.5%
Married - no children 34.2% 27.1% 37.9% 31.3%
Single - w/ children 5.7% 12.2% 13.8% 9.3%
Single - no children 24.8% 28.4% 10.2% 30.7%

Education

High school graduates 90.6% 75.1% 75.7% 80.4%
College degree - 2 year 5.7% 8.4% 5.2% 8.2%
College degree - 4 year 15.2% 18.4% 15.6% 14.9%
Graduate degree 8.5% 9.7% 7.6% 7.0%
Expenditures per student $4,919 $5,268 $6,218 $5,896
Students per teacher 14.3 15.5 12.4 16.0
Students per librarian 1,379 918 995 934
Students per guidance counselor 368 918 995 560
 

Economy

Unemployment rate 4.8% 5.1% 6.0% 5.7%
Recent job growth 2.0% 2.0% 0.9% 1.4%
Future job growth 28.6% 2.0% 0.9% 10.5%
Sales tax 7.25% 6.27% 7.77% 5.63%
Income tax 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 5.02%
Cost of living index 93.7 77.9 80.0 100.0
 

Health

Air quality 59 16 63 48
Watershed quality 100 74 71 54
Physicians per capita 158.3 269.7 81.7 168.5
Health cost index 94.1 87.5 96.1 100.0
Superfund site index 99 84 93 71
UV index 6.4 6.3 5.8 4.3
 

Climate

Altitude 1,119 809 1,371 1,058
Rainfall (inches annually) 33.8 32.1 31.3 38.8
Snowfall (inches annually) 0.0 0.3 2.5 24.4
January avg. low temp 37.5 40.3 33.0 21.6
July avg. high temp 94.4 95.3 94.6 86.4
Days of precipitation annually 82 82 77 112
Days mostly sunny annually 224 224 235 205
Comfort index (during hot weather) 23 23 27 44
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