According to the most recent Dallas Texas demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Dallas depicts it has a Population 2021 of 1,300,239 which is ranked #1 of all places in the greater Dallas region. Figure 3 uses the Dallas population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Dallas Texas depicts an increase of 102,423 (9%).
The total Dallas Texas greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Dallas depicts it has a Population Change of 8.6% which is the second most population percent change of all the places in the greater Dallas region.
Looking at the Dallas population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Dallas Texas depicts it has 3,809 people per square mile which is in the intermediate range of other places in the local area. The next higher as measured by population density is Highland Park only about 4.1% larger with population density of 3,966. The city with the highest population density in the area is University Park which indicates a people per square mile of 6,791 (78.3% larger). Figure 6 provides Dallas demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Dallas shows it has a Median Age of 33.1 which is in the mid range of other places in the metro area. The city with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Highland Park which depicts an age of 44.6 (34.7% larger).
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Dallas population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Dallas Texas has the smallest proportion of people between 30 and 39 years old at 12.7% of the total. Figure 9 shows the Dallas Texas Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Dallas depicts it has a Hispanic or Latino of 42.0% which is in the mid range of other places in the local area.
Dallas Texas Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Dallas households. Dallas shows it has a Family Size of 3.5 which is less than most other places in the surrounding region. The city with the highest average family size in the area is Hutchins which shows an average family size of 5.0 (41.8% larger).
Looking at Dallas households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Dallas indicates it has a Married-couple family of 64% which is in the mid range of other places in the greater region. The city with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Highland Park which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 90% (41.3% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Dallas depicts it has a Birth Rate of 5.8% which is in the mid point range of other places in the surrounding region. The city with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Hutchins which shows a birth rate of 10.6% (about twice as large).
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Dallas households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Dallas depicts it has a Total Single People of 57% which is the second most percent single people of all the places in the greater Dallas region. The city with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Hutchins which depicts a percent single of 67% (17.0% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Dallas is 13.5% larger. Also, benchmarked against the state of Texas, percent of people who are single for any reason of 48%, Dallas is 17.8% larger.
Dallas Texas Citizenship Demographics Charts
Dallas Texas Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
Cities marked with an asterisk ("*") should resemble a city or town but do not have their own government (i.e. Mayor, City Council, etc.) These places should be recognizable by the local community but their boundaries have no legal status. Technically these include both Census Designated Places (CDP) and Census County Divisions (CCD) which are defined by the Census Bureau along with local authorities. (For more information, see:
Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
Data sources - Mouse over icon in upper right corner of each chart for information.