Highland Park, Texas

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Population in 2017: 9,208 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.1%
 
Males: 4,458  (48.4%)
Females: 4,750  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

46.2 years
Texas median age:

34.5 years

Zip codes: 75205.

Estimated median household income in 2016: over $200,000 (it was $149,389 in 2000)
Highland Park:

over $200,000
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $136,099 (it was $97,008 in 2000)

Highland Park town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: over $1,000,000 (it was $669,800 in 2000)
Highland Park:

over $1,000,000
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $264,458; detached houses: $269,674; townhouses or other attached units: $293,718; in 2-unit structures: $193,436; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $147,557; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $256,963; mobile homes: $58,051; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $25,480

Median gross rent in 2016: $2,204.

March 2019 cost of living index in Highland Park: 105.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.7%
(4.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.7% for American Indian residents, 12.9% for other race residents, 5.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Highland Park, TX (2010)
    • 7,84291.6%White alone
    • 3434.0%Hispanic
    • 2412.8%Asian alone
    • 760.9%Two or more races
    • 320.4%Black alone
    • 190.2%American Indian alone
    • 110.1%Other race alone

Races in Highland Park detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Crime rates in Highland Park by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(11.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(66.2)
5
(55.8)
2
(22.3)
1
(11.1)
6
(66.2)
3
(32.9)
5
(54.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.5)
3
(33.7)
1
(11.2)
2
(22.1)
1
(10.7)
1
(10.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(66.2)
8
(89.2)
8
(89.3)
5
(55.3)
2
(22.1)
1
(11.0)
4
(43.4)
4
(42.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.3)
1
(11.2)
4
(44.8)
0
(0.0)
4
(42.9)
3
(32.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
64
(706.5)
54
(602.2)
73
(815.2)
N/A45
(496.6)
37
(406.4)
59
(639.8)
33
(352.7)
30
(343.1)
17
(191.6)
33
(370.8)
33
(369.4)
11
(121.6)
32
(343.5)
28
(302.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
314
(3,466)
272
(3,033)
234
(2,613)
N/A214
(2,362)
202
(2,219)
176
(1,908)
174
(1,860)
162
(1,853)
224
(2,525)
116
(1,303)
175
(1,959)
154
(1,703)
148
(1,589)
163
(1,763)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
23
(253.9)
20
(223.0)
18
(201.0)
7
(77.4)
11
(121.4)
13
(142.8)
15
(162.7)
10
(106.9)
9
(102.9)
7
(78.9)
11
(123.6)
3
(33.6)
13
(143.7)
19
(204.0)
5
(54.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(11.0)
1
(11.2)
1
(11.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.9)
2
(22.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)264.4215.9211.2180.6163.2140.7159.1124.7106.4129.7109.3119.294.7115.7105.8

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Highland Park, TX

Crime rate in Highland Park detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 71 (57 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.12
Texas average:

2.04
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Ancestries: English (19.3%), American (16.0%), German (6.6%), European (5.5%), Irish (4.9%), Scottish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 550 feet

Land area: 2.24 square miles.

Population density: 4,111 people per square mile   (average).

Highland Park,TX real estate house value index trend

Highland Park, Texas map

532 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.4% Europe, 0.9% Asia).

This town:

5.8%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $10,188 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $10,368 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dallas, TX (2.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

University Park, TX (1.2 miles ),
Dallas, TX (1.5 miles ),
Cockrell Hill, TX (2.9 miles ),
Farmers Branch, TX (2.9 miles ),
Addison, TX (3.0 miles ),
Irving, TX (3.1 miles ),
Richardson, TX (3.3 miles ),
Garland, TX (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 32.83 N, Longitude: 96.80 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +765 (+8.3%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 552 (14.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Highland Park, TX in 2016
Distribution of house value in Highland Park, TX in 2016
Highland Park satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $721,300
  • 1998: 31 buildings, average cost: $634,700
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $964,900
  • 2000: 25 buildings, average cost: $759,800
  • 2001: 33 buildings, average cost: $1,079,400
  • 2002: 27 buildings, average cost: $898,200
  • 2003: 36 buildings, average cost: $821,000
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $855,800
  • 2005: 44 buildings, average cost: $1,261,200
  • 2006: 39 buildings, average cost: $910,000
  • 2007: 71 buildings, average cost: $892,000
  • 2008: 30 buildings, average cost: $1,288,100
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $1,640,900
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $2,777,300
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $2,850,700
  • 2012: 25 buildings, average cost: $1,314,700
  • 2013: 30 buildings, average cost: $1,214,100
  • 2014: 37 buildings, average cost: $1,468,200
  • 2015: 28 buildings, average cost: $1,841,500
  • 2016: 23 buildings, average cost: $1,431,000
  • 2017: 31 buildings, average cost: $2,190,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Highland Park, TX residents
Average permit cost in Highland Park, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Highland Park, TX
Historical housing units in Highland Park, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+0.0%).
Most common industries in Highland Park, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (23.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (9.3%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (2.7%)
  • Construction (2.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (25.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (16.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (11.1%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.2%)
  • Construction (2.8%)
  • Educational services (2.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (19.7%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (6.5%)
  • Social assistance (3.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.0%)
Most common occupations in Highland Park, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Lawyers (9.1%)
  • Top executives (7.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.5%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5.4%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Lawyers (12.3%)
  • Top executives (11.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8.8%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (7.1%)
  • Other financial specialists (6.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Art and design workers (5.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Lawyers (4.2%)

Average climate in Highland Park, Texas

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Highland Park, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 86.4. This is about average.

City:

86.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.76
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.352. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.352
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.73
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.121. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.121
U.S.:

0.010

Tornado activity:

Highland Park-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 155% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Highland Park town center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.2 miles away from the town center killed 10 people and injured 200 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Highland Park-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 230.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.3 miles away from Highland Park center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 142.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 425.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 163.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 141.0 miles away from Highland Park center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dallas County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Fires: 4, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Highland Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Highland Park:

  • LION HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • PARK CITIES SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • ASHLEY COURT AT TURTLE CREEK (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • JENYS HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • ALINE HOME HEALTH CARE OF TEXAS (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • GIRLING HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; DALLAS, TX)

Amtrak station near Highland Park:

  • 4 miles: DALLAS (400 S. HOUSTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Highland Park:

  • Southern Methodist University (about 2 miles; Dallas, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,150)
  • El Centro College (about 4 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)
  • University of Dallas (about 8 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 2,192)
  • Brookhaven College (about 8 miles; Farmers Branch, TX; FT enrollment: 6,868)
  • Richland College (about 8 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)
  • Eastfield College (about 9 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • Mountain View College (about 10 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,988)

Library in Highland Park:

  • HIGHLAND PARK LIBRARY (Operating income: $591,382; Location: 4700 DREXEL DR; 33,244 books; 2,711 audio materials; 2,264 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 78 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Well, one thing that i remember about Highland Park, TX. Is that it's the equivalent of a Beverly Hills CA, for Dallas, TX. The people there are rich and they have massive mansions and they're lifestyle is totally different than everyone else in the surrounding cities. It's almost as if they're in a bubble.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Highland Park: Dallas Country Club (A), Highland Park Shopping Village (B), Highland Park Department of Public Safety (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Highland Park include: Central Church (A), First Unitarian Church of Dallas (B), Highland Park Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Exall Lake (A), Wycliff Ave Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Highland Park include: Lakeside Park (1), Jester Park (2), Hackberry Creek Park (3), Flipper Park (4), Fairfax Park (5), Dyckman Park (6), Davis Park (7), Conner Park (8), Prather Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Gino Hernandez - Professional wrestler, Angie Harmon - Female model.

Dallas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.1%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households
35 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Highland Park (2011 data):

  • The Northern Trust Company: Highland Park Branch at 5540 Preston Road, branch established on 1991/06/10. Info updated 2011/10/07: Bank assets: $99,831.2 mil, Deposits: $84,041.7 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, International Specialization, 91 total offices, Holding Company: Northern Trust Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Highland Park:

Marital status in Highland Park, TX
  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 67.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

For population 25 years and over in Highland Park:

  • High school or higher: 98.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 86.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 38.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Texas average:

14.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Highland Park
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Highland Park, TX (based on Dallas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant615,8491,672
Catholic446,99657
Mainline Protestant166,224240
Other147,445174
Black Protestant69,831174
Orthodox8,81319
None912,981-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 392
Dallas County:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 25
Dallas County:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 275
This county:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 673
Dallas County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,603
Dallas County:

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Dallas County:

27.1%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dallas County:

17.0%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

56.2%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Highland Park:

56.0%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Highland Park:

28.1
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Highland Park:

18.7%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.5%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.3%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Highland Park:

61.3%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.5%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Highland Park, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 52$420,472$97,03210$5,260
Police - Other 16$82,212$61,6590$0
Streets and Highways 10$58,640$70,3680$0
Parks and Recreation 9$39,602$52,8030$0
Other and Unallocable 7$43,467$74,5150$0
Financial Administration 5$35,995$86,3880$0
Other Government Administration 5$23,110$55,4641$2,493
Water Supply 4$20,327$60,9810$0
Sewerage 3$20,245$80,9800$0
Local Libraries 3$18,210$72,8405$8,331
Judicial and Legal 2$10,164$60,9843$12,892
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 116$772,444$79,90819$28,976

Highland Park government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,370,000 ($148.78)
    Regular Highways: $1,212,000 ($131.62)
    Sewerage: $246,000 ($26.72)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $5,209,000 ($565.70)
    Police Protection: $5,098,000 ($553.65)
    Water Utilities: $3,518,000 ($382.06)
    Central Staff Services: $1,913,000 ($207.75)
    Sewerage: $1,741,000 ($189.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,484,000 ($161.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,095,000 ($118.92)
    Financial Administration: $779,000 ($84.60)
    Libraries: $722,000 ($78.41)
    Regular Highways: $514,000 ($55.82)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $476,000 ($51.69)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $339,000 ($36.82)
    General Public Buildings: $215,000 ($23.35)
    General - Other: $132,000 ($14.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $456,000 ($49.52)
    Police Protection: $40,000 ($4.34)
    General Public Building: $14,000 ($1.52)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,682,000 ($1268.68)

Highland Park government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,134,000 ($340.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,236,000 ($134.23)
    Other: $1,039,000 ($112.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $110,000 ($11.95)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $352,000 ($38.23)
    Highways: $45,000 ($4.89)
    Sewerage: $34,000 ($3.69)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $730,000 ($79.28)
    General Revenue - Other: $450,000 ($48.87)
    Rents: $357,000 ($38.77)
    Donations From Private Sources: $78,000 ($8.47)
    Interest Earnings: $38,000 ($4.13)
    Royalties: $19,000 ($2.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,996,000 ($651.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $176,000 ($19.11)
  • Tax - Property: $10,764,000 ($1168.98)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,515,000 ($381.73)
    Other License: $1,415,000 ($153.67)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,052,000 ($114.25)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $10,000 ($1.09)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,000 ($0.33)

Highland Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,522,000 ($1902.91)

7.08% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($62,815 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.08%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($585 average AGI)
Dallas County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Tarrant County, TX  1.10% ($47,658 average AGI)
from Collin County, TX  0.92% ($73,913)
from Denton County, TX  0.70% ($57,653)


7.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($68,269 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($776 average AGI)
Dallas County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Tarrant County, TX  1.24% ($54,227 average AGI)
to Collin County, TX  1.15% ($79,198)
to Denton County, TX  0.89% ($70,661)

Businesses in Highland Park, TX

  • Whole Foods Market: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Highland Park:

  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGGR (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KRVA (1600 AM; 5 kW; COCKRELL HILL, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Highland Park:

  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KDBN (93.3 FM; HALTOM CITY, TX; Owner: TEXAS STAR RADIO, INC.)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K213BP (90.5 FM; IRVING, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Highland Park:

  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KVFW-LP (Channel 65; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
Highland Park fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Highland Park fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4700 Drexel Dr (Lat: 32.828194 Lon: -96.796389), Call Sign: KXV453,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz, Grant Date: 01/22/2015, Expiration Date: 12/12/2024, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 4700 Drexel Dr (Lat: 32.828194 Lon: -96.796389), Call Sign: WNBP875,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHz, Grant Date: 11/10/2004, Expiration Date: 01/22/2015, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2015, Registrant: Town Of Highland Park Department Of Public Safety, 4700 Drexel Drive, Highland Park, TX 75205, Phone: (214) 559-9396, Fax: (214) 559-9350, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • TX-DAL0042D, 5500 Preston Road (Lat: 32.837056 Lon: -96.803694), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WQPH269,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/16/2012, Expiration Date: 05/16/2022, Cancellation Date: 09/18/2018, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • 5005 Holland Ave, Lat: 32.825417 Lon: -96.818333, Type: Tank, Structure height: 59 m, Call Sign: WQSI353,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/24/2013, Expiration Date: 09/24/2023, Certifier: James T Chiles, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8674, Fax: (703) 584-8694, Email:
  • TOLLESON, 5500 Preston Rd (Lat: 32.837306 Lon: -96.803667), Type: Bant, Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQTN256,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19675.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/2014, Expiration Date: 03/10/2024, Certifier: Anthony Hansel, Registrant: Gtt Americas LLC, 3300 N. Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85012, Phone: (602) 648-5830, Fax: (202) 373-6001, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: AF5MO, Licensee ID: L01816588, Grant Date: 10/17/2013, Expiration Date: 10/17/2023, Certifier: Pekka T Ruda, Registrant: Pekka T Ruda, 3633 Shenandoah Ave, Highland Park, TX 75205

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1800X , Serial Number: 18255900, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/21/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 02/07/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Edward Lawson Valentine, 4641 Mockingbird Ln, Highland Park, TX 75209

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 74
Fire incident types in Highland Park, TX

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Highland Park, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Highland Park, TX
  • 73.8%Utility gas
  • 25.0%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Highland Park, TX
  • 64.8%Electricity
  • 33.4%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Other fuel


Highland Park compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Highland Park on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: management occupations (population 5,000+)"
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  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest racial income disparity between any two races with at least 200 householders"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest cost per building permit(population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: management of companies and enterprises (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: professional, scientific, and technical services (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: finance and insurance (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having professional degrees (population 500+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of high school students in private schools (500+ students)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #23 (75205) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
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  • #40 (75205) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #44 (75205) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 5,000+)"
  • #63 (75205) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
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