Dallas, Texas 

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TEXAS TOTAL CASES REPORTED

7,209

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

337,072

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

1,300,122

+9.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$43,359

Median Home Price

$214,700

Best Places to Live in Dallas, Texas

Regional center - Northeast Texas. October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Dallas, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Entertainment
-Arts and culture
-Diverse economy
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Unattractive physical setting
-Summer heat

Local Listings in Dallas
 $139,900 
4246 Barksdale Ct
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 712 SqFt
 $248,000 
1211 E Waco Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1960 SqFt
 $215,000 
1418 Mountain Lake Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1250 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metro Area

Dallas is the eastern, larger half of the Dallas–Fort Worth “Metroplex.” Dallas is what most people think of when they first think of Texas—big, busy, growing, cosmopolitan, rich, glitzy, and self-confident. Dozens of gleaming downtown skyscrapers tower above the level plains, while an assortment of neighborhoods and suburban commercial centers sprawl in all directions around the city core. It has far outgrown its beltway and is supported by a spider web of freeways going in all directions, a network almost without compare in other U.S. cities. Long commutes are common, thanks to the large population, growth rate, and urban sprawl, but most don’t commute to the city itself. A rapidly developing rail-transit program is helping to cope, but Dallas is pretty much as “motor city.”


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QUICK FACTS

City: Dallas
Zip Codes: 75217, 75211, 75228, 75243, 75227, 75287, 75216, 75220, 75231, 75206, 47 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 596 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dallas is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dallas jobs have increased by 3.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dallas's cost of living is 1.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Dallas's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Dallas, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Dallas county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Dallas's population is 1,300,122 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dallas is $214,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Dallas public schools spend $11,054 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.2 students per teacher in Dallas. More Education


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Housing Market in Dallas

It's a good time to buy in Dallas. Home Appreciation is up 11.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Dallas Real Estate

The median home price in Dallas is $214,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Dallas   227 Reviews
Dallas, TX - time to leave for a bluer state. - 3/29/2020
I’m a gay man living in Dallas, Texas for the past 21 years, recently retired from education and working in sales for 25% of the salary I made in education. It’s... Read More

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Dallas gets a thumbs down - 12/17/2019
I've lived in several cities and Dallas was the first I had a problem with continuous wage theft. Thankfully Texas has a wage theft act and I was able to file complaints... Read More

Strong white supremacy culture. Adverse to black a - 12/17/2019
RACISM AND STRONG WHITE SUPREMACIST CULTURE. Remember the news reports showing the rich white college students from Dallas, TX gleefully singing about hanging blacks... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN DALLAS, TEXAS
75217, 75211, 75228, 75243, 75227, 75287, 75216, 75220, 75231, 75206, 47 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN DALLAS
$139,900
4246 Barksdale Ct
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$248,000
1211 E Waco Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$215,000
1418 Mountain Lake Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$370,000
4715 Manett St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$127,500
2750 Meadow Bluff Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$699,000
5403 Ashby Grove St
Bed 3 | Bath 5

$85,000
934 Muncie Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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