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ZIP Code 75203

Primary City:Dallas, TX (View All Cities)
County: Dallas County
Timezone: Central (4:53am)
Area code: 214 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.74, -96.79
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75203. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 75203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75203, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Dallas, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 75203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75203 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 75203 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 75203 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,721
Population Density 3,324 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,456
Median Home Value $65,600
Land Area 4.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,487
Median Household Income $28,602

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male786715587577737741679612566558500435236146136846427
Female800640566549585659598531453430415349243183156151122105
Total1,5861,3551,1531,1261,3221,4001,2771,1431,019988915784479329292235186132

Gender

 Male 8,186 52%
 Female 7,535 48%
Gender

Race

 White 4,574 29.1%
 Black Or African American 5,481 34.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 160 1.0%
 Asian 41 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 4,985 31.7%
 Two Or More Races 472 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3117127339332223122578
Renter3681,0868597334311709323
Total3991,2571,1321,126753401318101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,578 29%
 Single Guardian 1,784 33%
 Singles 1,669 30%
 Singles With Roommate 456 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,339 61%
 Households with Kids 2,148 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male152148171152174145137123136129113119120106112126113112114151
Female16318915614214213612012411813511010611510011110311511510597
Total315337327294316281257247254264223225235206223229228227219248

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75203 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 75203 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1950s. Looking at 75203 real estate data, the median home value of $65,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 75203 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 75203 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,655 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 42 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 719 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,005 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,763 58%
 Households Vacant 969 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 478 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1%
 For Sale Only 40 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 410 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 241 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,365 36%
 2 Bedroom 1,432 38%
 3+ Bedroom 725 19%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $28,602 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 75203 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 75203 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 75203. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,675 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,081 18%
 No Earnings 4,577 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,675 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,081 18%
 No Earnings 4,577 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,169 86%
 Public transportation 470 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 260 4%
 Worked at Home 131 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,227 46.3%
 High School Graduate 1,929 40.1%
 Associate's degree 250 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 322 6.7%
 Master's degree 67 1.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,918 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 117 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 513 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75203

ZIP Code 75203 is in the Trinity Basin Preparatory School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75203.

Trinity Basin Preparatory
808 North Ewing
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Trinity Basin Preparatory School District
James Bowie Elementary
330 North Marsalis Ave
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
N W Harllee Elementary
1216 East Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Albert Sidney Johnston Elementary School
2020 Mouser St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Hector P Garcia Middle School
700 East 8th St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Felix G Botello Elementary
225 South Marsalis
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Sau Campus
414 South R L Thornton
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Academy for Academic Excellence
W H Adamson High School
201 East Ninth St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
School of Business and Management
1201 East Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
School of Health Professions
1201 East Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Franklin D Roosevelt High School
525 Bonnie View Rd
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
School of Science and Engineering
1201 East Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Rosie Sorrells Education and Social Services High School
1201 East Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Judge Barefoot Sanders Law Magnet
1201 East Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
School for the Talented and Gifted
1201 East Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Southwest Adventist Junior Academy
1600 Bonnie View Rd
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
J Erik Jonsson Community School
106 E 10th St
Dallas, TX 75203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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