Dallas, North Carolina Population 2020

4,828

Dallas is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,828, it is the 146th largest city in North Carolina and the 4853rd largest city in the United States. Dallas is currently growing at a rate of 0.81% annually and its population has increased by 7.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,488 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Dallas has a population density of 1,670 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dallas is $52,471 with a poverty rate of 19.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $685 per month, and the median house value is $133,900. The median age in Dallas is 39.9 years, 39.5 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.4 males.

Dallas Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dallas was:

  • White: 74.02%
  • Black or African American: 18.54%
  • Two or more races: 2.80%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 2.06%
  • Asian: 1.27%
  • Other race: 0.75%
  • Native American: 0.56%
The current population of Dallas, North Carolina is 4,828, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,750.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,488.

Dallas, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,44274.02%
Black or African American86218.54%
Two or More Races1302.80%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander962.06%
Asian591.27%
Some Other Race350.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.56%

Dallas Population Pyramid 2020

Dallas Median Age

39.9


Total

39.5


Male

40.1


Female

Dallas Adults

There are 3,542 adults, (566 of whom are seniors) in Dallas.

Dallas Age Dependency

56.3

Age Dependency Ratio

19

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Dallas Sex Ratio

Female

2,368

50.92%

Male

2,282

49.08%

Dallas Households and Families

Dallas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dallas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.9%26.1%
All55.2%44.8%
Male49.1%50.9%
Non Family43%57%
Female36.3%63.7%

55.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8512.5155.2
Married7773.4873.9
Non Family7681.2143
Female2513.3536.3
Male553.1349.1

3.35

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dallas Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2698.40%
9th to 12th Grade61519.20%
High School Graduate96730.19%
Some College62519.51%
Associates Degree36211.30%
Bachelors Degree2537.90%
Graduate Degree1123.50%

Dallas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2491,696246
Black61641796
Hispanic24012115
Islander6740
Asian515115
Multiple Races5037
Other Race2020
Native American11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 29.41%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,133$31,162$27,500
Less Than High School$15,434$$15,871
High School Grad$27,222$30,179$26,961
Some College$32,610$40,417$25,417
Bachelors Degree$43,125$74,107$42,692
Graduate Degree$68,500$73,625$62,375

$30,133

Average Earnings

$31,162

Average Male

$27,500

Average Female

Dallas Language

Dallas Language by Age

Dallas Language

91.80% of Dallas residents speak only English, while 8.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.40% of the population.

Dallas Poverty

Dallas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,21062319.41%
Black86218321.23%
Hispanic377379.81%
Multiple1302821.54%
Asian511733.33%
Other351028.57%

19.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.32%

Male Poverty Rate

19.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dallas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dallas is Asian, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dallas is Hispanic, with 9.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.37%
High School14.89%
Some College10.84%
Bachelors or Greater1.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed88.68%
Male Unemployed65.91%
Female Employed9.24%
Male Employed8.20%

Dallas Income

Dallas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,048$52,471
Families$55,668$73,557
Married Families$66,433-
Non Families$16,290$21,886

Dallas Marital Status

Dallas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Dallas Married by Age and Sex

Dallas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Dallas Marital Status by Race

Dallas Veterans

292

Number of Veterans

241

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam120
Second Gulf War61
First Gulf War43
Korea8
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64112
35 to 5476
65 to 7444
18 to 3439
75+21
Name Veterans % of Total
White2158.18%
Black7711.26%

$Dallas Veterans by Education

2.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dallas Employment Status

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Dallas Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

71.18%

Born in North Carolina

94.92%

Native Born

5.08%

Foreign Born

3.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.92% of Dallas residents were born in the United States, with 71.18% having been born in North Carolina. 3.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,828390.81%
20194,789390.82%
20184,750601.28%
20174,690390.84%
20164,651912.00%
20154,560400.88%
20144,520140.31%
20134,506230.51%
20124,48330.07%
20114,480130.29%
20104,4671,0652.76%
20003,4023901.23%
19903,012-328-1.03%
19803,340-719-1.93%
19704,0597892.18%
19603,2700.00%