Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

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Language Spoken At Home in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Population 5 years and over5,904,249100%
English only4,151,77870.3%
Language other than English1,752,47129.7%
   Speak English less than very well786,55113.3%
   Spanish1,330,21622.5%
      Speak English less than very well632,82510.7%
   Other Indo-European languages151,8172.6%
      Speak English less than very well40,8530.7%
   Asian and Pacific Islander languages208,3273.5%
      Speak English less than very well95,6241.6%
   Other languages62,1111.1%
      Speak English less than very well17,2490.3%

Ancestry in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Total population6,400,781100%
  American414,3806.5%
  Arab31,9790.5%
  Czech34,1440.5%
  Danish14,4570.2%
  Dutch66,8121.0%
  English510,0638.0%
  French (except Basque)135,1712.1%
  French Canadian16,3590.3%
  German688,75510.8%
  Greek13,1330.2%
  Hungarian12,5780.2%
  Irish539,3178.4%
  Italian142,1382.2%
  Lithuanian4,9090.1%
  Norwegian42,0880.7%
  Polish72,6331.1%
  Portuguese7,7310.1%
  Russian27,8910.4%
  Scotch-Irish74,9351.2%
  Scottish112,4261.8%
  Slovak3,5950.1%
  Subsaharan African93,7341.5%
  Swedish46,4570.7%
  Swiss10,4300.2%
  Ukrainian7,0860.1%
  Welsh30,4040.5%
  West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)14,7620.2%
Households By Type in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Total households2,279,978100%
  Family households (families)1,582,33469.4%
     With own children under 18 years820,05136.0%
     Married-couple family1,160,59850.9%
        With own children under 18 years576,03325.3%
     Male householder, no wife present, family112,9675.0%
        With own children under 18 years54,0342.4%
     Female householder, no husband present, family308,76913.5%
        With own children under 18 years189,9848.3%
  Nonfamily households697,64430.6%
     Householder living alone575,93125.3%
        65 years and over139,9886.1%
 
  Households with one or more people under 18 years905,17539.7%
  Households with one or more people 65 years and over405,56617.8%
 
  Average household size30%
  Average family size30%
Relationship in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Population in households6,315,874100%
  Householder2,279,97836.1%
  Spouse1,159,70318.4%
  Child2,083,99633.0%
  Other relatives493,3937.8%
  Nonrelatives298,8044.7%
     Unmarried partner123,6272.0%
Marital Status in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Males 15 years and over2,397,927100%
  Never married808,52733.7%
  Now married, except separated1,280,49353.4%
  Separated48,9692.0%
  Widowed43,4561.8%
  Divorced216,4829.0%
 
  Females 15 years and over2,515,411100%
  Never married700,08327.8%
  Now married, except separated1,243,33549.4%
  Separated76,4093.0%
  Widowed176,8337.0%
  Divorced318,75112.7%
Fertility in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months00%
  Unmarried women (widowed, divorced, and never married)00%
     Per 1,000 unmarried women00%
  Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old00%
     Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old00%
     Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old00%
     Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old00%
Grandparents in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years164,820100%
  Responsible for grandchildren69,20242.0%
        Less than 1 year15,4879.4%
        1 or 2 years16,66210.1%
        3 or 4 years11,7947.2%
        5 or more years25,25915.3%
  Number of grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years69,202100%
  Who are female42,76261.8%
  Who are married49,72571.9%
School Enrollment in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,806,158100%
  Nursery school, preschool114,3686.3%
  Kindergarten107,6026.0%
  Elementary school (grades 1-8)793,07943.9%
  High school (grades 9-12)374,22220.7%
  College or graduate school416,88723.1%
Educational Attainment in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Population 25 years and over4,025,535100%
  Less than 9th grade316,0787.9%
  9th to 12th grade, no diploma351,7358.7%
  High school graduate (includes equivalency)917,48122.8%
  Some college, no degree917,32822.8%
  Associate's degree260,6386.5%
  Bachelor's degree849,99521.1%
  Graduate or professional degree412,28010.2%
 
  Percent high school graduate or higher083.4%
  Percent bachelor's degree or higher031.4%
Veteran Status in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Civilian population 18 years and over4,622,707100%
  Civilian veterans371,0428.0%
Disability Status Of The Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Total Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population6,343,582100%
  With a disability583,7819.2%
 
Under 18 years1,771,496100%
  With a disability59,0863.3%
 
18 to 64 years4,018,884100%
  With a disability323,6518.1%
 
65 years and over553,202100%
  With a disability201,04436.3%
Residence 1 Year Ago in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Population 1 year and over6,309,546100%
  Same house5,224,23982.8%
  Different house in the U.S.1,042,53616.5%
     Same county667,82210.6%
     Different county374,7145.9%
        Same state246,6853.9%
        Different state128,0292.0%
  Abroad42,7710.7%
Place Of Birth in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Total population6,400,781100%
  Native5,286,79382.6%
     Born in United States5,215,82381.5%
        State of residence3,531,94755.2%
        Different state1,683,87626.3%
     Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s)70,9701.1%
  Foreign born1,113,98817.4%
U.S. Citizenship Status in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Foreign-born population1,113,988100%
  Naturalized U.S. citizen348,38131.3%
  Not a U.S. citizen765,60768.7%
Year of Entry in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Population born outside the United States1,184,958100%
  Native70,970100%
    Entered 2010 or later1,8552.6%
    Entered before 201069,11597.4%
  Foreign born1,113,988100%
    Entered 2010 or later28,8142.6%
    Entered before 20101,085,17497.4%
World Region Of Birth Of Foreign Born in Dallas-fort Worth-arlington
*Base on 2012 Data
Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea1,113,988100%
  Europe51,9584.7%
  Asia270,44024.3%
  Africa60,9065.5%
  Oceania3,7920.3%
  Latin America714,44064.1%
  Northern America12,4521.1%