Dallas County, Texas Population 2019

Dallas County, Texas's estimated population is 2,622,799 with a growth rate of 1.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dallas County, Texas is the 2nd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20182,637,77214,9730.57%
20172,622,79929,9551.16%
20162,592,84433,9311.33%
20152,558,91338,4791.53%
20142,520,43435,4461.43%
20132,484,98829,0671.18%
20122,455,92147,7511.98%
20112,408,17035,8431.51%
20102,372,327519,51728.04%
19901,852,810296,42019.05%
19801,556,390229,06917.26%
19701,327,321375,79439.49%
1960951,527336,72854.77%
1950614,799216,23554.25%
1940398,56472,87322.37%
1930325,691115,14054.69%
1920210,55174,80355.10%
1910135,74853,02264.09%
190082,72615,68423.39%
189067,04233,554100.20%
188033,48820,174151.52%
187013,3144,64953.65%
18608,6655,922215.90%
18502,7430.00%

Dallas County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,565,175
Black or African American572,491
Some Other Race182,833
Asian153,214
Two or More Races68,796
American Indian and Alaska Native8,310
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,394

Dallas County, Texas Population Pyramid 2019

Dallas County, Texas Median Age

33.3


Total

32.5


Male

34.2


Female

Dallas County, Texas Adults

There are 1,869,331 adults, (255,384 of whom are seniors) in Dallas County, Texas.

Dallas County, Texas Age Dependency

58.1

Age Dependency Ratio

15.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Dallas County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

1,294,462

50.72%

Male

1,257,751

49.28%

Dallas County, Texas Households and Families

Dallas County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dallas County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.7%31.3%
All50.5%49.5%
Male42.6%57.4%
Female36.9%63.1%
Non Family35.5%64.5%

50.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All906,1792.7850.5
Married391,0623.5768.7
Non Family315,7041.2735.5
Female144,7063.6236.9
Male54,7073.6642.6

3.49

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dallas County, Texas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade185,82011.46%
9th to 12th Grade165,78410.22%
High School Graduate364,90222.50%
Some College325,07420.04%
Associates Degree91,5675.65%
Bachelors Degree311,32719.20%
Graduate Degree177,28810.93%

Dallas County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White597,164564,155289,066
Hispanic532,532273,16051,165
Black362,708320,59577,751
Asian105,69090,27360,711
Other Race99,37750,0658,500
Multiple Races30,45726,31410,953
Native American5,4204,058788
Islander799677148

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,403$37,899$31,515
Less Than High School$22,444$26,046$16,291
High School Grad$27,158$30,849$23,235
Some College$35,263$39,251$31,719
Bachelors Degree$54,708$63,422$50,418
Graduate Degree$72,739$92,123$60,469

$35,403

Average Earnings

$37,899

Average Male

$31,515

Average Female

Dallas County, Texas Language

Dallas County, Texas Language by Age

Dallas County, Texas Language

57.39% of Dallas County, Texas residents speak only English, while 42.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.79% of the population.

Dallas County, Texas Poverty

Dallas County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,003,995229,28722.84%
Black563,530128,25222.76%
White758,35163,2408.34%
Other181,88840,31822.17%
Asian152,31318,49312.14%
Multiple67,69112,59918.61%
Native8,0721,78722.14%
Islander1,36022016.18%

17.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.08%

Male Poverty Rate

19.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dallas County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dallas County, Texas is Hispanic, with 22.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dallas County, Texas is White, with 8.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.84%
High School16.68%
Some College11.17%
Bachelors or Greater4.63%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.53%
Male Unemployed27.14%
Female Employed9.48%
Male Employed7.52%

Dallas County, Texas Income

Dallas County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,626$81,182
Families$60,410$91,086
Married Families$77,763$113,148
Non Families$41,028$59,359

Dallas County, Texas Marital Status

Dallas County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Dallas County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Dallas County, Texas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Dallas County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Dallas County, Texas Veterans

95,114

Number of Veterans

86,049

Male Veterans

9,065

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32,098
First Gulf War19,508
Second Gulf War16,023
Korea7,788
World War II4,267
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5424,545
65 to 7421,901
75+19,373
55 to 6419,176
18 to 3410,119

Dallas County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White61,8165.31%
Black26,9226.42%
Hispanic10,8501.67%
2 or More2,1615.59%
Other2,0461.69%
Asian1,5251.29%
Indian6059.75%
Hawaiian394.02%

Dallas County, Texas Veterans by Education

7.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dallas County, Texas Employment Status

68.7%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Dallas County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dallas 1197824131792912010510.03%
Irving2162852382892200410.17%
Garland 22686123494380823.56%
Grand Prairie 175484190682151988.66%
Mesquite 13951814373642183.02%
Carrollton 1190931333511425811.97%
Richardson 992281133471411914.23%
Lewisville 9538710465992729.72%
Rowlett 5624261999575710.24%
DeSoto490435259935567.25%
Grapevine 4633451971563712.17%
Cedar Hill 450284834333157.36%
Wylie 4141147701629015.19%
Coppell 386594136027016.99%
Duncanville38533394579242.40%
Lancaster366653886722026.01%
Farmers Branch2861634988637222.27%
Sachse 2028225039475723.45%
Balch Springs238972501711204.69%
University Park230682490518377.96%
Seagoville 149041609311897.98%
Addison1306215368230617.65%
Glenn Heights 112751233610619.41%
Highland Park856391495866.84%
Sunnyvale51686194102619.85%
Hutchins533156393085.78%
Cockrell Hill41934280872.07%
Wilmer372140182977.98%
Ovilla 3482397349114.10%
Ferris 243425731395.71%
Combine 1905209619110.03%
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