StatisticSouth DallasDallasTexas
Population density (sq mi)9233,761113
Median age37.832.534.2
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%49%48%
Speak Englishn/a57%65%
Speak Spanishn/a38%30%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Dallas is 75% lower than Dallas
  • The median age in South Dallas is 16% higher than Dallas
  • In South Dallas 14.86% of the population is White
  • In South Dallas 82.01% of the population is Black
  • In South Dallas 0.05% of the population is Asian

Compare Dallas, TX Demographics


      South Dallas population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth DallasDallasTexas
      American Indian0.10%0.25%0.48%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.08%
      Mixed race1.58%2.47%2.50%
      Other race1.39%8.41%5.79%
      In South Dallas, 41.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      South Dallas age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The South Dallas, Dallas, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).