Dallas, Texas

Current Temperature ° Population 1,241,108

Homefacts City Report

Dallas is located in Dallas County, TX. The population is 1,241,108, making Dallas the largest city in Dallas County and the 3rd largest city in the state of Texas.

There are 357 public schools in Dallas with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Dallas is high, and there are 3,579 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Dallas is low and the median home sales price is $66,400.

Cities near Dallas include Highland Park, University Park and Cockrell Hill.

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 25.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 43.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 31.8%

Crime Rate

31.52% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 575
  • Violent Crimes: 762
  • Robbery: 349
  • Burglary: 829
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

44.36% Higher than national avg.
  • 3,579 offenders in Dallas
  • 28.84 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $269,900
  • Median Sales Price: $66,400
  • Foreclosures: 436
  • Homes For Sale: 2,126
  • Homes For Rent: 824

Environmental Hazards

4,312 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 59
  • Registered Polluters: 186
  • Superfunds: 116
  • Tanks & Spills: 3,951

Unemployment

Low 3.1%
  • Texas unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Crime view details

3,579 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
  • Total Crime Index
  • Violent Crime Index
  • Property Crime Index

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$269,900 compared to September 2016
Median Sales Price
$66,400 compared to September 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    10%
  • Rented
    52.8%
  • Owned
    37.2%

2,126 Homes For Sale View All

$1,050,000
7212 Helsem Bend Circle
Dallas, TX 75230
4 Beds | 5 Baths
$135,000
2914 S. Montreal Avenue
Dallas, TX 75224
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,349,900
4720 Melissa Lane
Dallas, TX 75229
5 Beds | 6 Baths
$540,000
9830 Broken Bow Rd
Dallas, TX 75238
-- Beds | -- Baths

436 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$93,001  
$260,000
Shadow
Dallas, TX 75243
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$58,164
Melinda Ln
Dallas, TX 75217
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$53,000
Aspendale
Dallas, TX 75253
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Celestial
Dallas, TX 75254
5 Beds | 7 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

7,856 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Dallas, TX issued 7,856 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 7,856 permits, 1181 were issued for single family homes and 6,675 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Dallas, TX issued 8,634 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 8,634 permits, 1075 were issued for single family homes and 7,559 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

824 Rental Properties View All

$1,950
3919 Buena Vista St.
Dallas, TX 75204
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$3,450
1002 Mobile Street
Dallas, TX 75208
3 Beds | 4 Baths
$1,175
2738 Meadow Gate Lane
Dallas, TX 75237
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,350
6718 Sweet Sue Lane
Dallas, TX 75241
3 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

4312 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Dallas, TX
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Dallas, TX
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  • Superfunds
    in Dallas, TX
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Dallas, TX
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (411/418)
    Dallas, TX has 98.33% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Dallas, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.17 Average
    Dallas, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.43°
  • February 51.53°
  • March 60.22°
  • April 67.8°
  • May 75.43°
  • June 84.79°
  • July 88.1°
  • August 87.76°
  • September 79.28°
  • October 67.92°
  • November 59.33°
  • December 48.38°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Dallas, TX

Earthquakes
Dallas, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Dallas, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Dallas, TX has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Dallas, TX has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Dallas, TX: $45,918

Unemployment

Unemployment in Dallas is 3.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.5% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.84%
White Collar - 57.16%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

City Representatives

  • Sam Johnson
  • John Ratcliffe
  • Jeb Hensarling
  • Kenny Marchant

Neighborhood Info

5 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

223 FCC Towers view all

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