Dallas County, Texas Population 2022

Dallas County, Texas's estimated population is 2,654,010 with a growth rate of 0.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dallas County, Texas is the 3rd largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 2,372,990 and has seen a growth of 11.84% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18502,7430.00%
18608,6655,922215.90%
187013,3144,64953.65%
188033,48820,174151.52%
189067,04233,554100.20%
190082,72615,68423.39%
1910135,74853,02264.09%
1920210,55174,80355.10%
1930325,691115,14054.69%
1940398,56472,87322.37%
1950614,799216,23554.25%
1960951,527336,72854.77%
19701,327,320375,79339.49%
19801,556,390229,07017.26%
19901,852,810296,42019.05%
20102,372,990520,18028.08%
20112,408,70035,7101.50%
20122,455,93047,2301.96%
20132,484,49028,5601.16%
20142,519,41034,9201.41%
20152,557,83038,4201.52%
20162,591,49033,6601.32%
20172,620,15028,6601.11%
20182,629,3509,2000.35%
20192,635,5206,1700.23%
20202,641,6806,1600.23%
20212,647,8506,1700.23%
20222,654,0106,1600.23%
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Dallas County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,475,50356.26%
Black or African American593,08122.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native10,3640.40%
Asian170,9556.52%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,1470.04%
Some Other Race199,2817.60%
Two or More Races172,3036.57%
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Dallas County, Texas Population by Race

Dallas County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Dallas County, Texas Median Age

33.5


Total

32.7


Male

34.4


Female

Dallas County, Texas Adults

There are 1,936,816 adults, (281,461 of whom are seniors) in Dallas County, Texas.

Dallas County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dallas County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

1,329,339

50.69%

Male

1,293,295

49.31%

Dallas County, Texas Population by Age

Dallas County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dallas County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.4%31.6%
All50.4%49.6%
Male43.9%56.1%
Female38.6%61.4%
Non Family34.4%65.6%

50.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dallas County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All945,9962.7450.4
Married410,9653.5368.4
Male53,8893.6643.9
Female142,5993.6438.6
Non Family338,5431.2634.4

3.47

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Dallas County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade179,45510.64%
9th to 12th Grade152,0109.01%
High School Graduate380,37322.55%
Some College327,85419.44%
Associates Degree99,0825.87%
Bachelors Degree344,89320.45%
Graduate Degree203,00412.04%
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Dallas County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dallas County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian117,770102,59171,561
White584,682556,857299,960
Islander857834322
2+ Races87,88963,72023,461
Black384,544347,09794,811
Native American6,8175,3431,142
Hispanic569,220320,40268,301
Other Race114,95460,54311,753

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 97.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.76%.

Dallas County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,234$43,423$35,729
Less Than 9th Grade$26,702$31,187$18,988
High School Graduate$30,451$34,017$25,306
Some College$38,457$42,807$35,125
Bachelors Degree$59,868$69,452$53,834
Graduate Degree$77,481$97,429$64,247

$40,234

Average Earnings

$43,423

Average Male

$35,729

Average Female

Dallas County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dallas County, Texas Language by Age

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Dallas County, Texas Language

57.08% of Dallas County, Texas residents speak only English, while 42.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.38% of the population.

Dallas County, Texas Language

Dallas County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black584,282111,55619.09%
Hispanic1,047,819192,90218.41%
Multiple170,32224,26914.25%
Native10,2261,18711.61%
Asian170,04816,4729.69%
White737,64851,7857.02%
Islander1,116655.82%
Other35,913NaN%

14.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.31%

Male Poverty Rate

15.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dallas County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dallas County, Texas is Black, with 19.09% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.98%.

Dallas County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.41%
High School15.04%
Some College9.36%
Bachelors or Greater4.51%

Dallas County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.82%
Male Unemployed20.94%
Female Employed7.27%
Female Unemployed29.92%

Dallas County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dallas County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,870$90,748
Families$69,689$102,499
Married Families$88,236$124,920
Non Families$47,117$65,804
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Income by Household Type

Dallas County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Dallas County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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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 45-54.

Dallas County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Dallas County, Texas Marital Status

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92,201

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War21,336
First Gulf War19,251
Vietnam29,513
Korea6,418
World War II2,061

Dallas County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3410,369
35 to 5424,517
55 to 6416,676
65 to 7421,939
75+18,700

Dallas County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White56,0985.05%
Black28,0846.39%
Native American5436.54%
Asian1,5501.18%
Islander10110.44%
Other Race2,3901.75%
2+ Races3,4353.15%
Hispanic11,5291.66%

Dallas County, Texas Veterans by Race

Dallas County, Texas Veterans by Education

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7.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dallas County, Texas Veterans by Education

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68.9%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Dallas County, Texas Employment by Age

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Dallas County, Texas Employment by Race

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Dallas County, Texas Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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54.49%

Born in Dallas County, Texas

75.73%

Native Born

24.27%

Foreign Born

16.79%

Non Citizen

7.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.73% of Dallas County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 54.49% having been born in Texas. 16.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dallas County, Texas Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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