Dallas Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Dallas?

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There are 1,338,846 residents in Dallas, with a median age of 32.9. Of this, 49.59% are males and 50.41% are females. US-born citizens make up 74.94% of the resident pool in Dallas, while non-US-born citizens account for 7.31%. Additionally, 17.75% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 1,101,688 people in Dallas currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 1,338,846 0.6%
Male Population 663,950 1.0%
Female Population 674,896 0.3%
Male population 49.59%
Female population 50.41%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 32.9 0.6%
Citizen US Born 1,003,318 1.8%
Citizen not US Born 97,860 3.5%
Not Citizen 237,668 -5.2%
Citizen US Born 74.94%
Citizen not US Born 7.31%
Not Citizen 17.75%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 13,321 -6.7%
Moved from Same County 136,091 -1.5%
Moved from Same State 41,595 0.4%
Moved from Different State 26,725 -1.9%
Same House as Last Year 1,101,688 1.1%
Moved from Abroad 1.01%
Moved from Same County 10.31%
Moved from Same State 3.15%
Moved from Different State 2.03%
Same House as Last Year 83.5%

What are the employment statistics in Dallas?

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White-collar workers make up 75.71% of the working population in Dallas, while blue-collar employees account for 24.29%. There are also 64,467 entrepreneurs in Dallas (9.49% of the workforce); 519,977 workers employed in private companies (76.53%); and 53,900 people working in governmental institutions (7.93%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 514,365 2.7%
Blue Collar 165,052 -3.7%
White Collar 75.71%
Blue Collar 24.29%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 64,467 3.1%
Private Companies 519,977 -0.3%
Governmental Workers 53,900 7.1%
Not for Profit Companies 41,073 8.3%
Self Employees 9.49%
Private Companies 76.53%
Governmental Workers 7.93%
Not for Profit Companies 6.05%

How many households are there in Dallas?

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There are a total of 524,498 households in Dallas, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 56.23% of these Dallas households, while non-family units account for the remaining 43.77%. Additionally, 29.88% of households have children and 70.12% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 524,498 2.2%
Average People Per Household 3 -1.6%
Family Households 294,926 1.4%
Non-family Households 229,572 3.1%
Family Households 56.23%
Non-family Households 43.77%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 156,732 -0.4%
Households without Children 367,766 3.3%
Households with Children 29.88%
Households without Children 70.12%

What are the median and average incomes in Dallas?

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The average annual household income in Dallas is $87,999, while the median household income sits at $54,747 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $58,973, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $59,394. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $37,316 and $41,998, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $87,999 1.9%
Median Household Income $54,747 4.1%
People below Poverty Level 234,005 -4.0%
People above Poverty Level 1,071,635 1.8%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Dallas?

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There are 581,987 housing units in Dallas, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1978. Of the 524,498 occupied housing units in Dallas, 41.31% are owner-occupied, while 58.69% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 56.27% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $252,300. In general, housing costs reach $1,129 per month in Dallas.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 581,987 1.4%
Median Year Built 1978 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 30,052 0.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 29,623 -0.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 78,056 -0.7%
Built between 1960 and 1969 75,040 -2.1%
Built between 1970 and 1979 97,540 -1.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 97,641 -1.1%
Built between 1990 and 1999 63,082 6.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 60,989 0.0%
Built in 2010 or Later 49,964 21.9%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 524,498 2.2%
Owner Occupied 216,661 3.3%
Renter Occupied 307,837 1.4%
Owner Occupied 41.31%
Renter Occupied 58.69%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 121,924 1.1%
Without Mortgage 94,737 6.3%
Median Value with Mortgage $252,300 10.2%
Median Value without Mortgage $164,200 12.6%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,129 4.0%
With Mortgage 56.27%
Without Mortgage 43.73%

What is the level of education in Dallas?

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Approximately 32.72% of the population in Dallas holds a high school degree (that's 329,552 residents), while 19.57% have attained a college certificate (198,025 locals) and 20.78% have a bachelor's degree (209,356 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 108,462 -5.6%
Some High School 329,552 -0.9%
Some College 198,025 2.2%
Associate Degree 46,072 5.2%
Bachelor's Degree 209,356 4.5%
Graduate Degree 116,755 7.1%
No High School 10.77%
Some High School 32.72%
Some College 19.57%
Associate Degree 4.57%
Bachelor's Degree 20.78%
Graduate Degree 11.59%

What is the marital status of Dallas residents?

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A total of 442,947 people in Dallas have never been married (which represents 41.91% of the total population), while 459,580 of them are wedded (43.48%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 30,933 (2.93%) and 108,411 (10.26%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 442,947 1.8%
Married 459,580 0.8%
Separated 30,933 -7.6%
Widowed 46,048 -1.6%
Divorced 108,411 -0.1%
Never Married 41.91%
Married 43.48%
Separated 2.93%
Widowed 4.36%
Divorced 10.26%

What are the most common means of transportation in Dallas?

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The top three means of transportation people in Dallas use to get to work are: car, bus or trolley bus and walking. A total of 572,297 residents commute by car, 16,407 prefer going to work by bus or trolley bus and 14,237 by walking.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 572,297 -1.6%
Bus or TrolleyBus 16,407 -14.8%
Subway or Elevated 1,874 N/A
Railroad 1,550 36.6%
Ferryboat 46 -2.1%
Bicycle 1,224 -3.9%
Motorcycle 454 -23.8%
TaxiCab 1,193 18.7%
Walk 14,237 2.8%

What is the median and average household income in Dallas by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
75001 15,418 8,404 $72,050.00 $87,684.00
75116 19,755 6,811 $45,427.00 $56,176.00
75137 19,341 6,762 $75,298.00 $88,860.00
75205 24,726 9,065 $159,076.00 $279,528.00
75206 39,653 21,248 $75,569.00 $107,893.00
75207 7,715 1,979 $85,075.00 $97,079.00
75201 18,032 11,332 $94,872.00 $134,162.00
75202 2,739 1,736 $92,500.00 $110,301.00
75203 18,295 6,759 $37,418.00 $53,455.00
75204 32,032 18,839 $81,914.00 $114,592.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2020 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 75001 75116 75137 75201 75202 75203 75204 75205 75206 75207 75208 75209 75210 75211 75212 75214 75215 75216 75217 75218 75219 75220 75223 75224 75225 75226 75227 75228 75229 75230 75231 75232 75233 75234 75235 75236 75237 75238 75240 75241 75243 75244 75246 75247 75248 75249 75251 75252 75253 75254 75270 75287 75390

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