University Park, Texas

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Population in 2017: 25,201 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.0%
 
Males: 11,678  (46.3%)
Females: 13,523  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

33.1 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 75205.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $121,461 (it was $92,778 in 2000)
University Park:

$121,461
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $86,069 (it was $63,414 in 2000)

University Park city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $996,999 (it was $517,300 in 2000)
University Park:

$996,999
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000; townhouses or other attached units: $737,668; in 2-unit structures: $476,395; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $474,658; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $264,371

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,900.

March 2019 cost of living index in University Park: 103.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.2%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents, 37.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 32.7% for other race residents, 7.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in University Park, TX (2017)
    • 20,77581.9%White alone
    • 1,4845.9%Hispanic
    • 1,3555.3%Asian alone
    • 3071.2%Black alone
    • 2481.0%Two or more races
    • 330.1%American Indian alone
    • 350.1%Other race alone
    • 200.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in University Park, Texas as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in University Park is 12,473 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in University Park by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(12.5)
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)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.2)
2
(8.2)
2
(8.1)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.4)
2
(8.3)
1
(4.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.0)
5
(19.8)
1
(3.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(29.1)
9
(36.8)
5
(20.6)
2
(8.1)
8
(32.0)
8
(31.5)
3
(12.7)
5
(21.0)
5
(20.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.1)
13
(51.8)
4
(15.9)
4
(15.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(29.1)
9
(36.8)
4
(16.5)
1
(4.1)
3
(12.0)
4
(15.8)
5
(21.2)
4
(16.8)
1
(4.2)
3
(12.4)
1
(4.0)
2
(8.0)
2
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
103
(427.8)
70
(285.9)
75
(308.6)
88
(358.3)
63
(251.7)
68
(267.8)
51
(216.5)
61
(255.9)
51
(212.2)
43
(177.5)
30
(121.3)
33
(131.5)
38
(150.7)
33
(129.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
432
(1,794)
394
(1,609)
337
(1,387)
348
(1,417)
332
(1,327)
344
(1,355)
257
(1,091)
359
(1,506)
228
(948.8)
253
(1,045)
245
(990.7)
253
(1,008)
257
(1,019)
232
(909.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
21
(87.2)
19
(77.6)
23
(94.7)
21
(85.5)
21
(83.9)
18
(70.9)
24
(101.9)
13
(54.5)
17
(70.7)
6
(24.8)
11
(44.5)
17
(67.7)
19
(75.3)
37
(145.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(4.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(12.3)
1
(4.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.2)
1
(4.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)148.2115.5100.798.492.691.275.098.972.262.054.975.279.564.9

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

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 53 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.53
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: English (18.2%), American (12.1%), German (10.0%), European (4.8%), Scotch-Irish (4.2%), Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 550 feet

Land area: 3.72 square miles.

Population density: 6,774 people per square mile   (high).

University Park, Texas map

1,514 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.8% Asia, 1.0% Europe).

This city:

6.0%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $11,268 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $11,205 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dallas, TX (3.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Highland Park, TX (1.2 miles ),
Dallas, TX (1.9 miles ),
Farmers Branch, TX (2.7 miles ),
Addison, TX (2.8 miles ),
Richardson, TX (3.0 miles ),
Cockrell Hill, TX (3.1 miles ),
Garland, TX (3.2 miles ),
Irving, TX (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 32.85 N, Longitude: 96.79 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -354 (-1.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,252 (20.3%)

Distribution of median household income in University Park, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in University Park, TX in 2017
University Park satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 100 buildings, average cost: $396,700
  • 1998: 110 buildings, average cost: $421,700
  • 1999: 123 buildings, average cost: $416,600
  • 2000: 92 buildings, average cost: $590,300
  • 2001: 82 buildings, average cost: $629,200
  • 2002: 97 buildings, average cost: $483,600
  • 2003: 99 buildings, average cost: $695,400
  • 2004: 114 buildings, average cost: $641,600
  • 2005: 125 buildings, average cost: $933,500
  • 2006: 136 buildings, average cost: $1,311,900
  • 2007: 220 buildings, average cost: $902,400
  • 2008: 102 buildings, average cost: $1,103,500
  • 2009: 24 buildings, average cost: $1,054,000
  • 2010: 44 buildings, average cost: $845,600
  • 2011: 56 buildings, average cost: $764,600
  • 2012: 77 buildings, average cost: $835,100
  • 2013: 118 buildings, average cost: $807,000
  • 2014: 107 buildings, average cost: $836,500
  • 2015: 102 buildings, average cost: $832,300
  • 2016: 93 buildings, average cost: $831,400
  • 2017: 72 buildings, average cost: $953,900
Number of permits per 10,000 University Park, TX residents
Average permit cost in University Park, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Texas:

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

Population change in the 1990s: +997 (+4.5%).
Most common industries in University Park, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (19.0%)
  • Educational services (13.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.6%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (7.2%)
  • Construction (3.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (20.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (15.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (8.9%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (2.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (17.4%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.1%)
  • Air transportation (2.9%)
Most common occupations in University Park, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Lawyers (7.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Top executives (6.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (9.5%)
  • Lawyers (9.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5.7%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Lawyers (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)

Average climate in University Park, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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University 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 5.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.77
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 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.352
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
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 4.5 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 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.121
U.S.:

0.010

Tornado activity:

University 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 14.3 miles away from the University Park city 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 city center killed 10 people and injured 200 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

University 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 231.0 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 126.9 miles away from the city 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 140.9 miles away from University Park 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 426.2 miles away from University Park 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 163.0 miles away from University Park 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 139.9 miles away from University 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).
University Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near University Park:

  • PARK CITIES SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 1 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • JENYS HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • THE PLAZA AT EDGEMERE HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • GIRLING HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • LION HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • HEALTHCARE CENTER AT THE FORUM AT PARK LANE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DALLAS, TX)
  • NORTH CENTRAL SURGICAL CENTER LLP Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; DALLAS, TX)

Amtrak station near University Park:

  • 6 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 University Park:

  • Southern Methodist University (about 1 miles; Dallas, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,150)
  • El Centro College (about 5 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)
  • Richland College (about 7 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)
  • Brookhaven College (about 7 miles; Farmers Branch, TX; FT enrollment: 6,868)
  • University of Dallas (about 8 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 2,192)
  • Eastfield College (about 9 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 11 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in University Park: Fred Florence Hall (A), Hyer Hall (B), McFarlin Memorial Auditorium (C), University Park Fire Department (D), Meadows Museum (E), Dallas Hall (F), Clements Hall (G), Perkins Hall of Administration (H), Virginia Hall (I), Stanley Patterson Hall (J), Snider Hall (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in University Park include: Saint Michael and All Angels Church (A), Prestoncrest Church of Christ (B), Preston Road Church of Christ (C), Christ Lutheran Church (D), Westminster Church (E), Highland Park Presbyterian Church (F), Park Cities Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in University Park include: Williams Park (1), Goar Park (2), Smith Park (3), Curtis Park (4), Caruth Park (5), Burleson Park (6), Northcrest Park (7), Haggar Tennis Stadium (8), Morrison-Bell Track Stadium (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

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 city:

2.8 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.7%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

1.8%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
2,437 people in college/university student housing in 2010
2,565 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
Arena or stadium:
  • Moody Coliseum. Southern Methodist University.

For population 15 years and over in University Park:

Marital status in University Park, TX
  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 59.0%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 1.6%
  • Divorced: 5.7%

For population 25 years and over in University Park:

  • High school or higher: 99.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 85.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 39.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - University Park
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for University 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
This 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
This county:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,603
This 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%
State:

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

17.0%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

56.0%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

58.2%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.7
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
University Park:

19.2%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.1%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.7%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

63.6%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
University Park:

82.4%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of University 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 38$258,930$81,7670$0
Firefighters 34$264,611$93,3920$0
Solid Waste Management 26$99,834$46,0770$0
Parks and Recreation 22$112,770$61,5110$0
Streets and Highways 21$117,240$66,9940$0
Sewerage 19$88,414$55,8400$0
Water Supply 16$77,687$58,2650$0
Other and Unallocable 12$61,193$61,1930$0
Police - Other 12$58,261$58,26116$10,944
Other Government Administration 12$74,968$74,9681$963
Financial Administration 12$87,497$87,4970$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 10$64,957$77,9481$1,417
Judicial and Legal 4$16,567$49,7010$0
Fire - Other 1$4,913$58,9560$0
Health 1$4,687$56,2440$0
Totals for Government 240$1,392,529$69,62618$13,324

University Park government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,342,000 ($92.93)
    General - Other: $2,201,000 ($87.34)
    Sewerage: $1,261,000 ($50.04)
    General Public Buildings: $99,000 ($3.93)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $7,101,000 ($281.77)
    Police Protection: $6,451,000 ($255.98)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,853,000 ($192.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,051,000 ($121.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,680,000 ($106.34)
    Central Staff Services: $2,538,000 ($100.71)
    Regular Highways: $2,472,000 ($98.09)
    Financial Administration: $2,079,000 ($82.50)
    Sewerage: $1,617,000 ($64.16)
    General Public Buildings: $636,000 ($25.24)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $310,000 ($12.30)
    General - Other: $211,000 ($8.37)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $2,798,000 ($111.03)
    Other Investments - Other: $1,620,000 ($64.28)
    Corporate Bonds: $1,114,000 ($44.20)
    Benefit Payments: $895,000 ($35.51)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $359,000 ($14.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,753,000 ($585.41)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Sewerage: $2,093,000 ($83.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $280,000 ($11.11)
    Regular Highways: $75,000 ($2.98)
    Police Protection: $73,000 ($2.90)
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000 ($1.59)
    Financial Administration: $31,000 ($1.23)
    General Public Building: $14,000 ($0.56)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($0.16)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($0.12)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $16,555,000 ($656.92)

University Park government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,897,000 ($194.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,953,000 ($117.18)
    Other: $2,813,000 ($111.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $364,000 ($14.44)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $424,000 ($16.82)
    From Other Governments: $129,000 ($5.12)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $33,000 ($1.31)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,965,000 ($593.83)
    General Revenue - Other: $502,000 ($19.92)
    Fines and Forfeits: $460,000 ($18.25)
    Donations From Private Sources: $34,000 ($1.35)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,487,000 ($376.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $105,000 ($4.17)
    Other: $13,000 ($0.52)
  • Tax - Property: $15,943,000 ($632.63)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,585,000 ($142.26)
    Other License: $2,974,000 ($118.01)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,207,000 ($87.58)

University Park government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $407,395,000 ($16165.83)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $296,600,000 ($11769.37)
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $116,300,000 ($4614.90)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,535,000 ($219.63)

University Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $1,264,000 ($50.16)
    Total Federal Securities: $908,000 ($36.03)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $49,264,000 ($1954.84)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $407,395,000 ($16165.83)

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 University Park, TX

  • 7-Eleven: 1
  • Safeway: 1
  • Vons: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in University 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)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)
  • KRVA (1600 AM; 5 kW; COCKRELL HILL, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in University 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.)
  • 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)
  • KDBN (93.3 FM; HALTOM CITY, TX; Owner: TEXAS STAR RADIO, INC.)
  • K213BP (90.5 FM; IRVING, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEOM (88.5 FM; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: MESQUITE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around University 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)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of University Park fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in University Park)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Corner Airline Rd & Rosedale Ave (Lat: 32.847917 Lon: -96.784167), Call Sign: KAW863,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.415 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2015, Expiration Date: 06/04/2025, Registrant: City Of University Park, Police Department, 3800 University Blvd., University Park, TX 75205, Phone: (214) 987-5352, Fax: (214) 987-5376, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • UNIV PARK CITY HALL, 3800 University Blvd. (Lat: 32.845861 Lon: -96.797000), Type: Mast, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WPXQ237,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19315.0 MHz, 19405.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2013, Expiration Date: 05/19/2023, Certifier: David L Ledbetter, Registrant: City Of University Park, Police Department, 3800 University Blvd., University Park, TX 75205, Phone: (214) 987-5352, Fax: (214) 987-5376, Email:
  • DA01309A, 3800 University Blvd. (Lat: 32.845861 Lon: -96.797000), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WQWP599,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23225.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2015, Expiration Date: 10/20/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • STATION, Southern Methodist University Adjacent To Caruth Hall (Lat: 32.842889 Lon: -96.782778), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: KXV34,
    Assigned Frequencies: 12725.0 MHz, 12775.0 MHz, 12825.0 MHz, 12875.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/22/1999, Expiration Date: 09/29/2009, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2002, Registrant: Dow Lohnes & Albertson, 1200 New Hampshire Avenue Nw Ste 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2000, Fax: (202) 776-2222

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: N0IVX, Licensee ID: L01400039, Grant Date: 05/16/2008, Expiration Date: 05/16/2018, Registrant: Daniel F Yaest, 3419 Glanada Ave, University Park, TX 75205
  • Call Sign: N5IAG, Licensee ID: L00120517, Grant Date: 02/24/2015, Expiration Date: 05/23/2025, Registrant: Charles A Thompson, 2909 Rosedale Ave, University Park, TX 75205-1532
  • Call Sign: WB5ZNV, Licensee ID: L00234384, Grant Date: 03/30/2017, Expiration Date: 06/19/2027, Registrant: Charles W Staples, 4424 Glenwick Ln, University Park, TX 75205-1037
  • Call Sign: KD5KJX, Previous Call Sign: KC5PYN, Licensee ID: L00239494, Grant Date: 07/30/1996, Expiration Date: 07/26/2005, Cancellation Date: 12/20/2002, Certifier: David R Hunt Sr, Registrant: David R Hunt Sr, 3005 Rosedale, University Park, TX 75205
  • Call Sign: KC9AWV, Licensee ID: L00447110, Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 01/09/2022, Certifier: Joseph R Kiszka, Registrant: Joseph R Kiszka, 3205 Milton Ave., University Park, TX 75205
  • Call Sign: KC5PYN, Previous Call Sign: KD5KJX, Licensee ID: L00239494, Grant Date: 11/17/2012, Expiration Date: 12/20/2022, Certifier: David R Hunt Sr, Registrant: David R Hunt Sr, 3005 Rosedale, University Park, TX 75205

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32RT-300T (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 124 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 21313 , Serial Number: 32R-7887200, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/31/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 10/20/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Peter Foster, 3924 Bryn Mawr, University Park, TX 75225
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7395E , Serial Number: 57095, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 01/21/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 07/09/2018
    Registrant (Individual): John M Cox, 3733 Purdue, University Park, TX 75225

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 40. The highest number of reported fires - 64 took place in 2011, and the least - 27 in 2009. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in University Park, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (40.1%), and Outside Fires (39.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in University Park, TX
    • 27240.1%Structure Fires
    • 26739.4%Outside Fires
    • 9213.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 476.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for University Park, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in University Park, TX
  • 77.2%Utility gas
  • 21.4%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in University Park, TX
  • 57.8%Utility gas
  • 40.4%Electricity
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


University Park compared to Texas state average:

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

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  • #4 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: legal occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: finance and insurance (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest cost per building permit(population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: management occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Southern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #23 (75205) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #25 (75205) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 5,000+)"
  • #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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