Alamo Heights, TX
Alamo Heights is an affluent incorporated town that is surrounded by the City of San Antonio in Bexar County in the U.S. state of Texas. At the time of the 2000 U.S. Census, this town's population was 7,319, and 7,477 by 2009. However, its location as an enclave in San Antonio causes it to be a part of the much larger Greater San Antoniometropolitan area. A portion of the University of the Incarnate Word is in Alamo Heights. The geographic center of Alamo Heights is about 5 miles north of Downtown San Antonio, the seventh largest city in America, and is completely surrounded by it. The Alamo Quarry Market shopping center, Quarry Village, Lincoln Heights Shopping Center, H-E-B's Central Market, North Star Mall, Witte Museum, San Antonio Zoo, San Antonio Japanese Tea Gardens, McNay Art Museum, the San Antonio Botanical Garden and the headquarters for Clear Channel Communications can be found in or around Alamo Heights. Alamo Heights is located at 292858N98282W / 29.48278N 98.46722W / 29.48278; -98.46722 (29.482881, -98.467271). According to the United States Census Bureau, this town has a total area of 1.9square miles (4.8km), all of it land.