Windcrest is just east of the intersection of Interstate Highway 35 and Loop 410, ten miles northeast of downtown San Antonio in northeastern Bexar County. It was developed and incorporated in the late 1950s and rapidly expanded from a population of 441 in 1960 to 3,371 in 1970 and 5,332 in 1980. Since that time the population has been relatively static, with 5,331 inhabitants reported in 1990 and 5,105 in 2000.

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

Pop. Year Source
5,865 2020 United States Census Bureau
5,874 2019 Texas Demographic Center
5,364 2010 United States Census Bureau
5,105 2000 United States Census Bureau
5,331 1990 United States Census Bureau