Duncanville, TX

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Living in Duncanville

Duncanville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 38,751 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Duncanville is the 76th largest community in Texas.

Unlike some cities, Duncanville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Duncanville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Duncanville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Duncanville who work in office and administrative support (13.55%), sales jobs (9.27%), and management occupations (8.60%).

The citizens of Duncanville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.91% of adults in Duncanville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Duncanville in 2018 was $24,987, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,948 for a family of four. However, Duncanville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Duncanville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Duncanville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Duncanville, accounting for 39.87% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Duncanville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Duncanville include English, Irish, German, Scottish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Duncanville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.