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Old 02-18-2011, 08:44 AM
 
Location: Lancaster, TX
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The U.S. Census Bureau released its official 2010 Census data for Texas cities and counties on Thursday. Using that data, I created the following profile of the Dallas-Fort Worth area's growth over the past decade.

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area
2000: 5,161,544
2010: 6,371,773
2000-2010 Numerical Growth: +1,210,229
2000-2010 Growth Rate: +23.4%

Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan Division
COUNTY........2000........2010...(Numerical Growth / Growth Rate)
Collin.....491,675.....782,341...(+290,666 / +59.1%)
Dallas...2,218,899...2,368,139...(+149,240 / +6.7%)
Delta........5,327.......5,231...(-96 / -1.8%)
Denton.....432,976.....662,614...(+229,638 / +53.0%)
Ellis......111,360.....149,610...(+38,250 / +34.3%)
Hunt........76,596......86,129...(+9,533 / +12.4%)
Kaufman.....71,313.....103,350...(+32,037 / +44.9%)
Rockwall....43,080......78,337...(+35,257 / +81.8%)
TOTAL....3,451,226...4,235,751...(+784,525 / +22.7%)

Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Division
COUNTY........2000........2010...(Numerical Growth / Growth Rate)
Johnson....126,811.....150,934...(+24,123 / +19.0%)
Parker......88,495.....116,927...(+28,432 / +32.1%)
Tarrant..1,446,219...1,809,034...(+362,815 / +25.1%)
Wise........48,793......59,127...(+10,334 / +21.2%)
TOTAL....1,710,318...2,136,022...(+425,704 / +24.9%)


Cities (Population 10,000+)
Places highlighted in blue had 2000-2010 growth rates that exceeded 23.4 percent, the average for the metropolitan area as a whole. Places highlighted in red declined in population between 2000 and 2010.

.......................2000........2010..(Numerical Growth / Growth Rate)
Dallas............1,188,580...1,197,816..(+9,236 / +0.8%)
Fort.Worth..........534,694.....741,206..(+206,512 / +38.6%)
Arlington...........332,969.....365,438..(+32,469 / +9.8%)
Plano...............222,030.....259,841..(+37,811 / +17.0%)
Garland.............215,768.....226,876..(+11,108 / +5.1%)
Irving..............191,615.....216,290..(+24,675 / +12.9%)
Grand.Prairie.......127,427.....175,396..(+47,969 / +37.6%)
Mesquite............124,523.....139,824..(+15,301 / +12.3%)
McKinney.............54,369.....131,117..(+76,748 / +141.2%)
Carrollton..........109,576.....119,097..(+9,521 / +8.7%)
Frisco...............33,714.....116,989..(+83,275 / +247.0%)
Denton...............80,537.....113,383..(+32,846 / +40.8%)

Richardson...........91,802......99,223..(+7,421 / +8.1%)
Lewisville...........77,737......95,290..(+17,553 / +22.6%)
Allen................43,554......84,246..(+40,692 / +93.4%)
Flower.Mound.........50,702......64,669..(+13,967 / +27.5%)

N.Richland.Hills.....55,635......63,343..(+7,708 / +13.9%)
Mansfield............28,031......56,368..(+28,337 / +101.1%)
Rowlett..............44,503......56,199..(+11,696 / +26.3%)

Euless...............46,005......51,277..(+5,272 / +11.5%)
DeSoto...............37,646......49,047..(+11,401 / +30.3%)
Bedford..............47,152......46,979..(-173 / -0.4%)
Grapevine............42,059......46,334..(+4,275 / +10.2%)
Cedar.Hill...........32,093......45,028..(+12,935 / +40.3%)
Haltom.City..........39,018......42,409..(+3,391 / +8.7%)
Wylie................15,132......41,427..(+26,295 / +173.8%)
Keller...............27,345......39,627..(+12,282 / +44.9%)

Coppell..............35,958......38,659..(+2,701 / +7.5%)
Duncanville..........36,081......38,524..(+2,443 / +6.8%)
Rockwall.............17,976......37,490..(+19,514 / +108.6%)
Hurst................36,273......37,337..(+1,064 / +2.9%)
Burleson.............20,976......36,690..(+15,714 / +74.9%)
Lancaster............25,894......36,361..(+10,467 / +40.4%)
The.Colony...........26,531......36,328..(+9,797 / +36.9%)
Waxahachie...........21,426......29,621..(+8,195 / +38.2%)

Cleburne.............26,005......29,337..(+3,332 / +12.8%)
Farmers.Branch.......27,508......28,616..(+1,108 / +4.0%)
Southlake............21,519......26,575..(+5,056 / +23.5%)
Little.Elm............3,646......25,898..(+22,252 / +610.3%)

Greenville...........23,960......25,557..(+1,597 / +6.7%)
Weatherford..........19,000......25,250..(+6,250 / +32.9%)
Balch.Springs........19,375......23,728..(+4,353 / +22.5%)
Watauga..............21,908......23,497..(+1,589 / +7.3%)
University.Park......23,324......23,068..(-256 / -1.1%)
Colleyville..........19,636......22,807..(+3,171 / +16.1%)
Benbrook.............20,208......21,234..(+1,026 / +5.1%)
Sachse................9,751......20,329..(+10,578 / +108.5%)
Corinth..............11,325......19,935..(+8,610 / +76.0%)
Saginaw..............12,374......19,806..(+7,432 / +60.1%)

Ennis................16,045......18,513..(+2,468 / +15.4%)
Midlothian............7,480......18,037..(+10,557 / +141.1%)
Murphy................3,099......17,708..(+14,609 / +471.4%)

White.Settlement.....14,831......16,116..(+1,285 / +8.7%)
Terrell..............13,606......15,816..(+2,210 / +16.2%)
Highland.Village.....12,173......15,056..(+2,883 / +23.7%)
Seagoville...........10,823......14,835..(+4,012 / +37.1%)
Forney................5,588......14,661..(+9,073 / +162.4%)

Addison..............14,166......13,056..(-1,110 / -7.8%)
Crowley...............7,467......12,838..(+5,371 / +71.9%)
Forest.Hill..........12,949......12,355..(-594 / -4.6%)
Glenn.Heights.........7,224......11,278..(+4,054 / +56.1%)
Azle..................9,600......10,947..(+1,347 / +14.0%)
Red.Oak...............4,301......10,769..(+6,468 / +150.4%)


More detailed information can be found at the following links:
2010 Census Data - 2010 Census
American FactFinder
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Old 02-18-2011, 09:31 AM
 
Location: mckinney
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Holy Schnickies!!!
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Old 02-18-2011, 09:39 AM
 
Location: Lake Highlands (Dallas)
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Wow. 1.2 million more in 10 years. Insane!
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Old 02-18-2011, 09:49 AM
 
Location: Dallas, TX
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Looks like the estimates for the city of Dallas were off. The estimate was 1.3 million in 2009. I wonder if it is normal for the estimate to be off by that much?
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Old 02-18-2011, 10:01 AM
 
Location: Atlanta
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There were undercounts all over the nation. I imagine the Hispanic population alone in Dallas was under counted by the tens of thousands.

The Census Bureau needs to find a more efficient method of collecting accurate data, then sending forms via the mail hoping people will return them.

Last edited by First24; 02-18-2011 at 10:56 AM..
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Old 02-18-2011, 10:04 AM
 
Location: Oak Point, TX
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Little.Elm............3,646......25,898..(+22,252 / +610.3%)
Must....have....roads....
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Old 02-18-2011, 10:04 AM
 
Location: Willowbend/Houston
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What are the new demographics for DFW?

The city of Dallas seems to be the only lagging one. The rest of the Metroplex was cower to their estimates.
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Old 02-18-2011, 10:06 AM
 
Location: Dallas, TX
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There were undercounts all over the nation. I imagine the Hispanic population alone in Dallas was under counted by the tens of thousands.

The Census Bureau needs to find a more efficient method of collecting accurate data then sending forums via the mail hoping people will return them.
I didn't even receive a form and was expecting a visit from someone in person but that never happened either. Then I forgot about it until it was too late.
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Old 02-18-2011, 10:08 AM
 
Location: Atlanta
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I didn't even receive a form and was expecting a visit from someone in person but that never happened either. Then I forgot about it until it was too late.
Exactly!
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Old 02-18-2011, 10:12 AM
 
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DFW was supposed to have 6.6 million in the MSA. It actually has only 6.3 million. Looks like DFW has been overestimating it's relevance AGAIN.
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