Live Oak

Live Oak is near the junction of Interstate Highway 35 and Loop 1604, thirteen miles northeast of downtown San Antonio in northeastern Bexar County. It incorporated in the 1960s and first appeared on the United States census rolls in 1970, when a population of 2,779 was reported. Since that time the community has grown rapidly, and in 1990 Live Oak had 10,023 residents. In 2000 the population dropped to 9,156.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Population Counts

Live Oak
Pop. Year Source
15,781 2020 United States Census Bureau
16,084 2019 Texas Demographic Center
13,131 2010 United States Census Bureau
9,156 2000 United States Census Bureau
10,023 1990 United States Census Bureau
8,183 1980 United States Census Bureau
2,779 1970 United States Census Bureau