Dallas Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Dallas Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
16,979

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.1%
5 - 17:
14.0%
18 - 24:
10.3%
25 - 34:
12.3%
35 - 54:
23.3%
55 - 64:
11.8%
Over 65 Years:
21.2%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.4%
5.4%
High School Graduates
92.8%
92.8%
College Graduated
24.0%
24.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Dallas
$26,783
$26,783
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Dallas
$56,429
$56,429
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.4%

Employment Industries in Dallas

 
Healthcare
17.5%
17.5%
Public Service
11.7%
11.7%
Manufacturing
10.8%
10.8%
Retail
8.4%
8.4%
Other
8.0%
8.0%
Education
7.9%
7.9%
Construction
7.2%
7.2%
Accommodation
6.3%
6.3%
Arts
5.7%
5.7%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
3.3%
3.3%
Transportation
2.9%
2.9%
Finance
2.5%
2.5%
Administration
2.4%
2.4%
Wholesale
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
89.6%
89.6%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
5.3%
5.3%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.6%
2.6%
Asian
1.4%
1.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.9%
0.9%
Black or African American
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
19.0%
19.0%
English
11.4%
11.4%
Irish
9.9%
9.9%
European
7.0%
7.0%
Norwegian
4.2%
4.2%
Italian
3.0%
3.0%
Dutch
3.0%
3.0%
Scottish
2.6%
2.6%
Swedish
2.3%
2.3%
French
2.1%
2.1%
Polish
1.6%
1.6%
Slavic
1.1%
1.1%
British
1.0%
1.0%
Scandinavian
1.0%
1.0%
Danish
0.9%
0.9%
French Canadian
0.7%
0.7%
Welsh
0.6%
0.6%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
Hungarian
0.6%
0.6%
Czech
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
94.6%
94.6%
Spanish
4.0%
4.0%
Korean
0.6%
0.6%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
Pacific Island languages
0.2%
0.2%
Chinese
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Tagalog
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Dallas Residents:
2.9%