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Area Profile for Dallas, Tx

Local Area Information Dallas County Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area
Population 2,552,213 7,104,415
Civilian labor force 1,330,742 3,717,868
Number employed 1,252,101 3,520,950
Unemployment rate 5.9% 5.3%
Median household income $53,626 $63,870
Per capita income $29,810 $32,463
Poverty rate 17.7% 13.3%
High school graduates 78.3% 84.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher 30.1% 33.7%
Median gross rent $984 $1,022
Rent as a percentage of household income 28.9% 28.6%
Median housing value $148,300 $174,500
Owner costs as a percentage of household income 18.7% 18.4%
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 27.2 Min 28.1 Min
Civilian veterans 5.1% 6.6%