Grand Prairie, TX

GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS: Demographic and Financial Snapshot

(Last updated on 12.28.20)

 

AGE IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

Age RangePopulationPercent
20 to 24 years14,0927.4%
25 to 29 years14,3887.5%
30 to 34 years12,9936.8%
35 to 39 years14,0697.4%
40 to 44 years14,0877.4%
45 to 49 years13,4917.1%
50 to 54 years12,7536.7%
55 to 59 years10,6205.6%
60 to 64 years9,0014.7%
65 to 69 years6,7793.5%
70 to 74 years4,3292.3%
75 to 79 years2,5701.3%
80 to 84 years1,4130.7%
85+ years1,5760.8%

The median age in Grand Prairie is 33.0 years

Source: US Census Data; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Age

 

ETHNICITY IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

EthnicityPopulationPercent
White113,82059.6%
Black or African American44,40123.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native7630.4%
Asian13,9807.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1160.1%
Other11,9286.2%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Race

 

EDUCATION IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

Education LevelPopulationPercent
Less than 9th grade11,83310.0%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma11,80010.0%
High school graduate (includes GED)32,87827.8%
Some college, no degree24,68820.9%
Associate’s degree9,4988.0%
Bachelor’s degree19,08316.2%
Graduate or professional degree8,2897.0%
High school graduate or higher94,43680.0%
Bachelor’s degree or higher27,37223.2%
Less than Bachelor’s degree90,69776.8%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Education (population 25+ years)

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

Annual Household IncomePercent
Less than $10,0004.2%
$10,000 to $14,9993.5%
$15,000 to $24,9996.9%
$25,000 to $34,99910.2%
$35,000 to $49,99912.7%
$50,000 to $74,99920.1%
$75,000 to $99,99915.1%
$100,000 to $149,99916.9%
$150,000 to $199,9996.7%
$200,000 or more3.6%

Median household income: $65,249

Mean household income: $77,742

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Household Income

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME BY EDUCATION IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

Education LevelAverage Income
Less than high school graduate$27,100
High school graduate (includes GED)$31,011
Some college or Associate’s degree$38,701
Bachelor’s degree$54,843
Graduate or professional degree$64,995

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Median earnings in past 12 months by education (population 25+ years with earnings)

 

MARITAL STATUS IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

PopulationPercent
Population 15+ years 147,407 NA
Never married47,96432.5%
Now married (except separated)72,78949.4%
Separated4,9353.3%
Widowed6,6504.5%
Divorced15,06910.2%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Marital Status for population 15 years and over

 

POVERTY STATUS IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

PopulationPercent
Living beneath poverty line23,01212.1%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Poverty Rate

 

HOUSING IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

Owner-occupied housing units37,571
Renter-occupied housing units22,932
Single-family detached units43,787
Homeownership rate62.1%
Vacancy rate6.6%
Renters rate80.0%
Average housing value$167,925
Average monthly owner cost (with mortgage)$1,110
Average rent$935

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Housing Characteristics

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

Average income$77,742
Average household size3.15
Percent population 16 years and over in labor force70.9%
Percent disabled8.5%
Percent with health coverage81.1%
Average travel time to work (in minutes)28.7
Percent workers using public transportation0.6%
Percent veterans6.0%
Percent foreign born22.7%
Percent speaking Spanish at home22.9%

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Socioeconomic Characteristics

 

CONSUMER SPENDING IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

Total consumer expenditures per household$69,662.63
Alcoholic beverages$538.92
Alcoholic beverages consumed at home$326.76
Beer consumed away from home$90.90
Wine consumed away from home$44.76
Apparel & services$2,088.44
Men’s apparel$402.00
Women’s apparel$669.44
Children’s apparel$347.42
Boys’ apparel$114.98
Girls’ apparel$131.26
Footwear$480.04
Dining out (food away from home)$3,578.90
Dining out – Breakfast$367.68
Dining out – Lunch$1,133.64
Dining out – Dinner$1,645.24
Education$1,388.06
Entertainment / recreation$2,970.48
Club membership fees$210.51
Dating services$0.69
Pet food$230.61
Pet services$62.46
Food consumed at home$4,895.19
Bakery products consumed at home$639.08
Dairy products consumed at home$494.13
Fruits and vegetables consumed at home$963.06
Meat, poultry, fish, eggs consumed at home$1,093.76
Nonalcoholic beverages consumed at home$478.04
Snacks / other food products consumed at home$1,705.15
Health care$5,295.86
Medical services$1,008.86
Nonprescription drugs$130.49
Household Services$1,906.80
Care for the elderly and handicapped$52.86
Lawn and garden services$398.36
Housekeeping services$169.82
PC repair$6.23
Housing$21,864.48
Home improvements$2,357.94
Utilities, fuel, and public services$4,576.60
Phone services$1,684.26
Water$727.64
Life and other insurance$378.92
Pensions and social security$7,556.25
Personal care products and services$853.80
Hair care products$102.96
Personal care products$362.42
Local transportation$8,174.87
Gasoline$2,177.75
Vehicle maintenance and repair$1,077.63
Travel$2,020.32
Airline fares$501.50
Auto / truck rental on trips$24.14
Lodging on trips$537.00
Food and drink on trips$489.77
Entertainment on trips$174.06

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Consumer Spending (Consumer expenditures per household)

 

DEBT IN DALLAS COUNTY (home to GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS)

% with any debt in collections46%
Average debt in collections$1,686
% with medical debt in collections27%
Average medical debt in collections$885
% with student loan debt15%
Average student loan debt$17,969
Average monthly student loan payment$180
% with auto debt28%

Source: Urban Institute; https://apps.urban.org/features/debt-interactive-map/
Survey/Program
: Data from credit bureau data (2018) + the US Census Bureau’s American Community Survey (2017)
Data Point
: Consumer Debt

 

UNEMPLOYMENT IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS

YearPopulationPercent
January 20194,9434.9%
February 20193,7083.7%
March 20193,5033.5%
April 20193,1073.1%
May 20193,0993.1%
June 20193,6643.6%
July 20193,7633.7%
August 20193,7123.7%
September 20193,4403.4%
October 20193,7253.6%
November 20193,4083.3%
December 20193,2323.1%
January 20203,6393.5%
February 20203,4303.3%
March 20204,6714.6%
April 202013,45314.1%
May 202013,63013.8%
June 20209,2489.1%
July 20208,4728.4%
August 20207,4327.1%
September 20208,5198.2%

Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics; https://www.bls.gov/lau/data.htm
Survey/Program
: Local Area Employment Statistics
Data Point
: Unemployment totals (not seasonally adjusted)