Dallas County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 2,453,843

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 22.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 47.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.1%

Registered Offenders

26.10% Higher than national avg.
  • 5,227 offenders in Dallas County
  • 21.30 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $214,900
  • Median Sales Price: $110,000
  • Foreclosures: 1,009
  • Homes For Sale: 5,406
  • Homes For Rent: 1,545

Environmental Hazards

8,425 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 101
  • Registered Polluters: 432
  • Superfunds: 216
  • Tanks & Spills: 7,676

Unemployment

Moderate 4.1%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

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826 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 826 K-12 public schools in Dallas County, TX and 180 private schools. Homefacts rates Dallas County's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

5,227 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$214,900 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
$110,000 compared to August 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    8.1%
  • Rented
    45.9%
  • Owned
    46%

5,406 Homes For Sale View All

$125,000
4666 Larkhill Dr.
Dallas, TX 75211
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$350,000
12221 Hightower Place
Dallas, TX 75244
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$167,000
2557 Engle Avenue
Dallas, TX 75233
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$25,000
2400 Clear Creek Court
Cedar Hill, TX 75104
-- Beds | -- Baths

1,009 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$260,000
Shadow
Dallas, TX 75243
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$58,164
Melinda Ln
Dallas, TX 75217
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$150,030
Nantucket
Richardson, TX 75080
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$53,000
Aspendale
Dallas, TX 75253
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

14,360 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Dallas County, TX issued 14,360 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 14,360 permits, 3974 were issued for single family homes and 10,386 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Dallas County, TX issued 15,711 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 15,711 permits, 4115 were issued for single family homes and 11,596 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

1,545 Rental Properties View All

$3,500
9338 W Lake Highlands
Dallas, TX 75218
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,950
3919 Buena Vista St.
Dallas, TX 75204
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,300
10111 Green Court
Irving, TX 75063
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,495
17923 Windflower Way
Dallas, TX 75252
3 Beds | 3 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Dallas County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $689
  • 1 Bedroom: $837
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,031
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,390
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,774

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Environmental Hazards

8425 Environmental Hazards

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

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Dallas County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Dallas County, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.88 Average
    Dallas County, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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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 County, TX

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Dallas County, TX: $51,799

Unemployment

Unemployment in Dallas County is 4.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.94%
White Collar - 58.06%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

16 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

494 FCC Towers view all

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