Dallas, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Dallas, Texas Info Snack

Population
1,330,612
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
18.9%
Median Home
$188,100
Median Income
$52,580
Median Rent
$1,052

Dallas SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
6

Dallas, TX Crime Report

57,043
Total Crimes
4,184.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
68.94%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Dallas
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 57,043 4,184.2 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 11,764 862.9 418.9 366.7
Murder 198 14.5 4.9 5.0
Robbery 4,400 322.7 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 6,369 467.2 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 45,279 3,321.3 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 9,210 675.6 392.8 340.5
Larceny 25,812 1,893.4 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 10,257 752.4 267.2 219.9

Dallas, TX Cost Of Living

99
Dallas's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Dallas Texas National Average
Overall 99 91 100
Services 109 95 100
Groceries 101 90 100
Health 108 97 100
Housing 82 83 100
Transportation 99 94 100
Utilities 108 102 100

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Population over time in Dallas

Year Population % Change
2019 1,330,612 0.9%
2018 1,318,806 1.4%
2017 1,300,122 1.7%
2016 1,278,433 1.4%
2015 1,260,688 1.6%
2014 1,240,985 1.5%
2013 1,222,167 1.2%
2012 1,207,202 0.9%
2011 1,196,258 0.8%
2010 1,187,285 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dallas

White
29.0% (385,427)
African American
24.0% (318,698)
American Indian
0.1% (1,875)
Asian
3.4% (44,741)
Hawaiian
0.0% (310)
Other
0.2% (2,106)
Two Or More
1.6% (21,159)
Hispanic
41.8% (556,296)
Race Dallas TX USA
White 29.0% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 24.0% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 3.4% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 41.8% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Dallas

Female
50.6% (672,898)
Male
49.4% (657,714)
Gender Dallas TX USA
Female 50.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dallas for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.0% (159,673)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (133,061)
High School / GED
22.0% (292,734)
Some College
18.0% (239,510)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (66,530)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (279,428)
Master's Degree
8.0% (106,448)
Professional Degree
3.0% (39,918)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (13,306)
Education Dallas TX USA
< 9th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Dallas, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.5% (10,031,880)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (5,752,717)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (13,807,247)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (14,268,283)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (19,581,993)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (23,809,325)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (14,070,030)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (14,321,669)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.8% (6,408,119)
$200,000 or more
8.3% (11,009,931)
Income Dallas TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.8% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 7.4% 7.7%

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