Timberwood Park, Texas

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Timberwood Park, Texas
Census-designated place
Bexar TimberwoodPark.svg
Coordinates: 29°41′49″N 98°29′47″W / 29.69694°N 98.49639°W / 29.69694; -98.49639Coordinates: 29°41′49″N 98°29′47″W / 29.69694°N 98.49639°W / 29.69694; -98.49639
Country United States
State Texas
County Bexar
Area
 • Total 12.7 sq mi (33.0 km2)
 • Land 12.7 sq mi (32.9 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 1,234 ft (376 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 13,447
 • Density 1,059/sq mi (409.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 48-73057[1]
GNIS feature ID 1867569[2]

Timberwood Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Bexar County, Texas, United States. The population was 13,447 at the 2010 census,[3] up from 5,889 at the 2000 census. It is part of the San Antonio Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Timberwood Park is located in northern Bexar County at 29°41′49″N 98°29′47″W / 29.69694°N 98.49639°W / 29.69694; -98.49639 (29.696887, -98.496341).[4] It is bordered by U.S. Route 281 to the east, by the city of San Antonio to the south, and by Cibolo Creek, forming the border with Comal County, to the north. Via US-281, Timberwood Park is about 22 miles (35 km) north of downtown San Antonio.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 12.7 square miles (33.0 km2), of which 12.7 square miles (32.9 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km2), or 0.30%, is water.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 5,889 people, 2,002 households, and 1,721 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 309.5 people per square mile (119.5/km²). There were 2,065 housing units at an average density of 108.5/sq mi (41.9/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 90.25% White, 1.10% African American, 0.46% Native American, 1.09% Asian, 4.33% from other races, and 2.77% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 20.26% of the population. The area submitted a petition signed by more than 4,100 residents to the City of San Antonio seeking immediate annexation - a ploy to get permission from the Texas Legislature to incorporate under Texas Statutory law.

There were 2,002 households out of which 44.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 78.2% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 14.0% were non-families. 11.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.94 and the average family size was 3.18.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 29.4% under the age of 18, 5.4% from 18 to 24, 31.5% from 25 to 44, 27.5% from 45 to 64, and 6.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 100.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.7 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $79,053, and the median income for a family was $83,203. Males had a median income of $52,196 versus $36,761 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $34,385. About 1.8% of families and 3.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.5% of those under age 18 and 5.6% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

Timberwood Park is served by the Comal Independent School District, and North East Independent School District

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Timberwood Park CDP, Texas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved April 15, 2014. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.