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Dallas: Population Profile


Metropolitan Area Residents

1980: 2,055,000

1990: 4,037,282 (CMSA)

2000: 5,221,801 (CMSA)

Percent change, 1990–2000: 29.3 % (CMSA)

U.S. rank in 1980: 10th (CMSA)

U.S. rank in 1990: 9th (CMSA)

U.S. rank in 2000: 9th (CMSA)

City Residents

1980: 904,599

1990: 1,007,618

2000: 1,188,580

2003 estimate: 1,206,667

Percent change, 1990–2000: 17.95%

U.S. rank in 1980: 7th

U.S. rank in 1990: 8th (State rank: 2nd)

U.S. rank in 2000: 12th (State rank: 2nd)

Density: 3,469.9 people per square mile (2000)

Racial and ethnic characteristics (2000)

White: 630,419

Black or African American: 314,678

American Indian and Alaska Native: 11,334

Asian: 36,665

Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander: 1,461

Hispanic or Latino (may be of any race): 422,587

Other: 227,850

Percent of residents born in state: 53.8% (2000)

Age characteristics (2000)

Poplation Under 5 years: 98,785

Poplation 5 to 9 years: 89,942

Poplation 10 to 14 years: 79,546

Poplation 15 to 19 years: 81,733

Poplation 20 to 24 years: 106,190

Poplation 25 to 34 years: 235,824

Poplation 35 to 44 years: 184,218

Poplation 45 to 54 years: 132,491

Poplation 55 to 59 years: 44,247

Poplation 60 to 64 years: 33,303

Poplation 65 to 74 years: 53,554

Poplation 75 to 84 years: 35,808

Population 85 years and over: 12,939

Median age: 30.5 years

Births (2002)

Total number: 42,863

Deaths (2002)

Total number: 14,103 (of which, 285 were infants under the age of 1 year)

Money income (1999)

Per capita income: $22,183

Median household income: $37,628

Total households: 452,009

Number of households with income of . . .

Less than $10,000: 47,522

$10,000 to $14,999: 27,270

$15,000 to $24,999: 65,666

$25,000 to $34,999: 68,020

$35,000 to $49,999: 77,132

$50,000 to $74,999: 74,160

$75,000 to $99,999: 36,030

$100,000 to $149,999: 29,478

$150,000 to $199,999: 10,896

$200,000 or more: 15,835

Percent of families below poverty level: 14.9% (42.3% of which were female householder families with related children under 5 years)

2002 FBI Crime Index Total: 112,040


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