San Antonio (Texas)

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Coordinates 29°25′30″N 98°29′38″W
Country United States
State Texas
Counties Bexar, Medina, Comal
Foundation May 1, 1718
Incorporated June 5, 1837
Named for Saint Anthony of Padua
Elevation 650 ft (198 m)
Demonym(s) San Antonian
Time zone UTC−6 (CST)
ZIP Codes 78201-66, 78268-70, 78275, 78278-80, 78283-85, 78288-89, 78291-78299
Area codes 210 (majority), 830 (portions), 726
FIPS code 48-65000
Primary Airport San Antonio International Airport SAT (Major/International)
Interstates
U.S. Routes
Public Transportation VIA Metropolitan Transit
Website www.SanAntonio.gov
Government (Type) Council-Manager
Government (Body) San Antonio City Council
Government (Mayor) Ron Nirenberg (I)
Government (City Manager) Erik Walsh
Government (City Council) List • Mario Bravo• Jalen McKee-Rodriguez• Phyllis Viagran• Dr. Adriana Rocha Garcia• Teri Castillo• Melissa Cabello Havrda• Ana Sandoval• Manny Pelaez• John Courage• Clayton Perry
Government (City) 504.64 sq mi (1,307.00 km2)
Government (Land) 498.85 sq mi (1,292.02 km2)
Government (Water) 5.79 sq mi (14.98 km2)
Area (City) 504.64 sq mi (1,307.00 km2)
Area (Land) 498.85 sq mi (1,292.02 km2)
Area (Water) 5.79 sq mi (14.98 km2)
Population (2020) (City) 1,434,625
Population (2020) (Rank) 7th in the United States 2nd in Texas
Population (2020) (Density) 2,875.86/sq mi (1,110.37/km2)
Population (2020) (Metro) 2,558,143 (24th)

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San Antonio (/ˌsæn ænˈtoʊnioʊ/SAN an-TOH-nee-oh; Spanish for "Saint Anthony"), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh-most populous city in the United States, second largest city in the Southern United States, and the second-most populous city in Texas as well as the 12th most populous city in North America with 1,434,625 residents in 2020. Founded as a Spanish mission and colonial outpost in 1718, the city became the first chartered civil settlement in present-day Texas in 1731. The area was still part of the Spanish Empire, and later of the Mexican Republic. It is the state's oldest municipality, having celebrated its 300th anniversary on May 1, 2018.

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