Dallas, TX Demographic Data

Dallas, TX Summary

Dallas is located in Dallas County in Texas
  • Population: 1,241,108
  • Area: 385.85 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 340.52 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 45.33 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 3,216.59 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 482.28 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Dallas, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
661,063
51%
50.8
Male
639,019
49%
49.2
Total Population
1,300,080
 
321,419,000

Dallas, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
105,129
8.1% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
99,988
7.7% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
83,191
6.4% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
75,836
5.8% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
101,319
7.8% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
237,015
18.2% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
178,137
13.7% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
163,470
12.6% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
71,072
5.5% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
60,706
4.7% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
72,867
5.6% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
35,392
2.7% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
15,960
1.2% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
964,032
74.2%
77.1
Female
491,522
51.0%
51.4
Male
472,510
49.0%
48.6
21 Years and over
919,167
70.7%
72.9
62 Years and over
157,716
12.1%
18.3
65 Years and over
124,219
9.6%
14.9
Female
70,403
56.7%
55.9
Male
53,816
43.3%
44.1
Median Age (years)
33
NR
NR

Dallas, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
1,267,710
97.5% 
96.9
White
813,829
62.6% 
73.1
Black or African American
308,787
23.8% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
3,756
0.3% 
0.8
Asian
40,626
3.1% 
5.4
Asian Indian
10,317
0.8% 
1.2
Chinese
6,148
0.5% 
1.3
Filipino
4,315
0.3% 
0.9
Japanese
357
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
3,785
0.3% 
0.5
Vietnamese
4,953
0.4% 
0.5
Other Asian
10,751
0.8% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
141
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
100,573
7.7% 
4.8
Two or More Races
32,370
2.5% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
549,966
42.3% 
17.6
Mexican
475,529
36.6% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
5,556
0.4% 
1.7
Cuban
2,359
0.2% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
66,522
5.1% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
750,116
57.7% 
82.4

Dallas, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
115,145
13.8% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
94,907
11.4% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
176,116
21.1% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
147,925
17.7% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
35,499
4.3% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
169,250
20.3% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
95,777
11.5% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
210,052
25.2%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
624,567
74.9%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
265,027
31.8%
30.6

Dallas, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
409,189
40.4%
33.5%
Now Married
404,720
40.0%
47.5
Divorced
114,816
11.3%
11.0%
Separated
37,320
3.7%
2.1
Widowed
45,729
4.5
5.8%

Dallas, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
670,550
56.1%
78.5%
Languages other than english
524,403
43.9%
21.5%
Spanish
464,561
38.9%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
21,972
1.8%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
22,019
1.8%
3.5%
Other Languages
15,851
1.3%
1.0%

Dallas, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
41,799
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
27,010
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
64,317
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
55,710
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
78,025
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
81,264
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
47,393
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
44,427
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
20,977
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
34,440
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
45,918
 
55,775
Per capita income
30,569
 
29,979

Dallas, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
5,246
0.8%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
71,426
11.2%
9.8
Construction
69,891
11.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
111,832
17.6%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
56,020
8.8%
6.5
Information
14,934
2.3%
2.1
Manufacturing
48,065
7.6%
10.3
Other services except public administration
36,922
5.8%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
95,106
15.0%
11.3
Public administration
10,512
1.7%
4.6
Retail trade
64,430
10.1%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
34,859
5.5%
5.1
Wholesale trade
16,583
2.6%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
78,282
12.3%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
217,041
34.1%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
75,101
11.8%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
146,421
23.0%
23.6%
Service occupations
118,981
18.7%
18.0%

Dallas, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
625,777
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
479,137
76.6%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
70,409
11.3%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
26,220
4.2%
5.2
Walked
11,779
1.9%
2.8
Other means
9,764
1.6%
1.8
Worked at home
28,468
4.5%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
27.0
 
26.0

Dallas, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
50,746
10.2%
8.9
1 vehicles
210,120
42.4%
33.5
2 vehicles
168,038
33.9%
37.2
3 or more
66,458
13.4%
20.3

Dallas, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
495,362
90.0%
87.7
Owner Occupied
204,854
41.4%
63.0
Renter Occupied
290,508
58.6%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
54,889
10.0%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
7
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Dallas, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
550,251
1 room
20,049
3.6%
2.3
2 rooms
36,919
6.7%
2.5
3 rooms
107,464
19.5%
9.0
4 rooms
109,800
20.0%
16.6
5 rooms
99,966
18.2%
20.0
6 rooms
76,358
13.9%
17.9
7 rooms
41,344
7.5%
12.1
8 rooms
25,843
4.7%
8.5
9 rooms or more
32,508
5.9%
11.1
Median Rooms
4
 

Dallas, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
550,251
 
 
1-unit, detached
242,657
44.1%
61.4
1-unit, attached
19,751
3.6%
5.8
2-units
9,880
1.8%
3.7
3 or 4 units
23,069
4.2%
4.5
5 to 9 units
55,715
10.1%
4.8
10 to 19 units
68,330
12.4%
4.6
20 or more units
124,272
22.6%
8.8
Mobile home
6,205
1.1%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
372
0.1%
0.1

Dallas, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
29,297
5.3%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
25,361
4.6%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
79,036
14.4%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
73,776
13.4%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
98,421
17.9%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
98,116
17.8%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
60,379
11.0%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
63,369
11.5%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
17,248
3.1%
2.5%
2014 or later
5,248
1.0%
0.5%

Dallas, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
162,680
32.8%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
3,199
0.6%
4.7
Electricity
326,179
65.8%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
629
0.1%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
182
0.0%
2.0
Solar energy
199
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
259
0.1%
0.5
No fuel used
2,035
0.4%
1.2

Dallas, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
122,879
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
905
0.7%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
8,868
7.2%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
13,067
10.6%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
18,639
15.2%
9.9%
$1,500 to 1,999
19,444
15.8%
20.3%
$500 to $999
26,614
21.7%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
35,342
28.8%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
50,386
41.3%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
15,881
13.0%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
12,732
10.4%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
8,872
7.3%
7.3%
35.0% or more
34,004
27.9%
22.3%
Not Computed
1,004
NR
NR

Dallas, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
284,742 
 
41,410,200 
$3,000 or more
2,458
0.9%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
2,537
0.9%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
6,590
2.3%
4.1%
Less than $500
18,345
6.4%
11.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
21,961
7.7%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
77,534
27.2%
27.9%
$500 to $999
155,317
54.5%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
5,766
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
903
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
33,688
12.2%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
38,716
14.0%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
39,640
14.4%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
32,727
11.9%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
24,365
8.8%
9.2%
35.0% or more
106,536
38.6%
41.4%
Not Computed
14,836
NR
NR

Dallas, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
204,854
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
18,216
8.9%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
50,032
24.4%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
33,131
16.2%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
17,645
8.6%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
24,099
11.8%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
31,809
15.5%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
21,062
10.3%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
8,860
4.3%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
152,400
 
194,500
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