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Duncanville at a Glance

Population
Census 2010 — 38,524
Estimated 2015 — 39,221
Projected 2020 — 40,552

Population by Race/Ethnicity
Race (2015 estimated)
White — 47.9%
Black — 31.1%
Hispanic — 36.5%
Other — 21.0%
Ethnicity (2015 estimated)
Non-Hispanic — 63.5%
Hispanic — 36.5%
Diversity Index — 82.5%

Population by Age
Census 2010
14 and younger — 23.0%
15-34 — 26.6%
35-54 — 26.7%
55-64 — 12.0%
65 and over — 11.8%
Median Age (2010) — 35.4
Estimated 2015
14 and younger — 21.8%
15-34 — 26.9%
35-54 — 24.5%
55-64 — 12.5%
65 and over — 14.2%
Median Age (2015) — 36.0%
Source: ESRI BIS

Employment Sector
2015 Labor Force (Civilian 16+) — 19,529
2015 Employed — 96.1%
2015 Unemployed — 3.9%
2015 Unemployment Rate — 5.3%

2015 – Occupation
White Collar — 61.2%
Managerial/Professional — 32.4%
Sales/Admin. Support — 28.8%
Services — 16.8%
Blue Collar — 21.9%

2015 – Industry
Services — 46.9%
Wholesale-Retail Trade — 15.1%
Mfg./Construction/Agriculture — 16.5%
Finance/Ins./Real Estate/Information — 9.8%
Transportation/Communication/Utilities — 5.8%
Public Administration — 5.9%

Tax Structure
2015 Property Tax Rates (per $100 Assessed Value):
City — $0.758447
Duncanville ISD — $1.410000
Dallas County Total — $0.663875
School Equalization — $0.010000
Parkland Hospital — $0.286000
College District — $0.124775
Dallas County — $0.243100
Total Property Tax Effective Rate — $2.832322

2015 Sales Tax Rates:
State Sales Tax — 6.25%
City Sales Tax — 1.00%
Community & Economic Development — 0.50%
Property Tax Reduction — 0.50%
Total Sales Tax Rate — 8.25%
Source: Dallas Central Appraisal District

Households
2010 Census — 13,280
Estimated 2015 — 13,434
Projected 2020 — 13,867
2015 Average Household Size — 2.91
2015 Medium Home Value — $175,404
Owner Occupied Homes (2015 Estimated) — 60.9%
Source: ESRI, Dallas Central Appraisal District

Income
2015 Median Household — $56,002
2015 Average Household — $71,416
2015 Per Capita Income — $24,822
Projected 2020 Median Household — $65,804
Projected 2020 Average Household — $80,566
Projected 2020 per Capita — $27,953
Source: ESRI

2015 Households by Income
$150,000 or more — 9.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 — 19.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 — 16.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 — 16.4%
$35,000 to $49,999 — 14.6%
$25,000 to $34,999 — 9.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 — 7.7%
Below $15,000 — 6.9%
Source: ESRI

Cost of Living
Duncanville’s cost of living is 4.4% less than National Average

Education
Graduate or Professional Degree — 9.2%
Bachelor’s Degree — 18.0%
Associate’s Degree — 5.7%
Some College — 24.8%
Completed High School — 25.0%
Source: ESRI

School District
Duncanville ISD incorporates all of Duncanville as well as portions of Dallas, Cedar Hill and DeSoto

ISD Campuses
Elementary Schools — 9
Intermediate Schools — 3
Middle Schools — 3
High Schools — 1
Alternative Schools — 2

2013-2014 Texas Academic Performance Report — Met Standards
Campuses Met Standard — 11
Earned Distinctions — 5
Total Enrollment 2014-2015 — 13,074
Student to Teacher Ratio — 17 to 1
ISD Annual Operating Budget — $122,060,373
(2014-15 School Year)
Source: Duncanville ISD and TEA website

Area Institutions of Higher Education
University of North Texas Dallas
Dallas Baptist University
Mountain View College
Cedar Valley College (2 Campuses)

Transportation
Major Roadways Serving Duncanville

Interstate 20
Interstate 35
Highway 67
SPUR 408

Air Service
DFW International Airport (25 minutes)
Dallas Love Field (20 minutes)
Dallas Executive Airport (5 minutes)

Rail Service
Burlington Northern/Santa Fe

Financial Institutions
Number of Banks — 12
Number of Credit Unions — 2

Government Service
Type of Local Government — Council/Manager
Number of Council Members — 7
Number of Full Time City Employees — 258
Number of Municipal Police — 61
Number of Firemen — 52
Planning and Zoning Commission — Yes
City Master Plan — Yes

Utilities
Electric Provider — Deregulated
Natural Gas Provider — Atmos Energy
Water Source — Dallas Water Utilities
Water/Sewer/Garbage – Set-up/Billing — City of Duncanville
Telephone Provider — Deregulated

Health Care
Hospitals within 2 miles — 1
(Charlton Methodist Hospital)
Number of Beds — 317
24-Hour Emergency Care — Yes
Maternity / Neonatal Care — Yes
Cancer Center — Yes
Skilled Nursing Facilities — 2

Recreation
Parks — 17
Acres of Park Land — 240
Baseball / Softball Fields — 14
Playgrounds — 12
Soccer Fields — 16
Tennis Courts — 24
Walking / Jogging Trails — 3
Football Fields — 1
Libraries — 1
Recreation Centers — 1
Senior Centers — 1
Bowling Facilities — 1
Duncanville Fieldhouse (Basketball/Volleyball etc.) — 1
Roller Skating Facilities — 1
Hotel Rooms — 491
Golf Courses w/in 10 miles — 8
Lakes w/in 5 miles — 1

Other
Tree City USA
Keep Texas Beautiful Affiliate
Inclusive Community

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