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ZIP Code 75231

Primary City:Dallas, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lake Highlands
County: Dallas County
Timezone: Central (8:20am)
Area code: 214 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.88, -96.75
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 75231

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 75231. 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 75231. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 75231, 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 75231 ZIP Code

ZIP code 75231 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 75231 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 75231 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,052
Population Density 6,574 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,796
Median Home Value $253,900
Land Area 5.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,689
Median Household Income $33,546

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0731,6341,1291,1691,6932,1771,9081,7211,2791,1361,001752589368212147128135
Female1,9601,4811,0491,0481,5881,8721,6261,3851,0751,004947782657367226201172361
Total4,0333,1152,1782,2173,2814,0493,5343,1062,3542,1401,9481,5341,246735438348300496

Gender

 Male 19,251 52%
 Female 17,801 48%
Gender

Race

 White 16,646 44.9%
 Black Or African American 8,216 22.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 245 0.7%
 Asian 2,571 6.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.0%
 Other Race 8,149 22.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,208 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2737855869876439921475
Renter1,4113,6492,7631,9971,049347177183
Total1,4384,0273,3212,6951,813746391258

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,931 34%
 Single Guardian 3,126 21%
 Singles 5,310 36%
 Singles With Roommate 1,322 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,548 65%
 Households with Kids 5,141 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male425425406391348349307322308246224227210222195236237261240291
Female414377423331328286306282279246193205212193199190216211232260
Total839802829722676635613604587492417432422415394426453472472551

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 75231 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 75231 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 75231 real estate data, the median home value of $253,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 75231 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 75231 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 75231 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,674 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 375 1.0%
 Other Institutional 3 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,190 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 923 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,576 65%
 Households Vacant 3,107 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2,795 90.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 0.8%
 For Sale Only 61 2.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 1.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 173 5.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 652 6%
 1 Bedroom 6,087 57%
 2 Bedroom 3,349 31%
 3+ Bedroom 640 6%
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 $33,546 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 75231 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 75231 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. Most commuters in 75231 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,430 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,815 19%
 No Earnings 8,087 32%
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 12,430 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,815 19%
 No Earnings 8,087 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,053 82.5%
 Public transportation 1,412 8.9%
 Taxicab 6 0.0%
 Motorcycle 37 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 618 3.9%
 Worked at Home 689 4.4%
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 some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,726 24%
 High School Graduate 4,501 40%
 Associate's degree 481 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,054 18%
 Master's degree 794 7%
 Professional school degree 494 4%
 Doctorate degree 141 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,168 71.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 587 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,433 19.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 75231

ZIP Code 75231 is in the Dallas Independent School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 75231.

L L Hotchkiss Elementary
6929 Town North Dr
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Jill Stone El at Vickery Meadow
6606 Ridgecrest Rd
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Jack Lowe Sr Elementary
7000 Holly Hill Dr
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Lee a Mcshan Jr Elementary
8307 Meadow
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Sam Tasby Middle School
7001 Fair Oaks Ave
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Merriman Park Elementary
7101 Winedale Dr
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richardson Independent School District
Emmett J Conrad High School
7502 Fair Oaks Ave
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Independent School District
Scofield Christian School
7730 Abrams Rd
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fair Oaks Day School
7825 Fair Oaks Ave
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Children'S House & School
7335 Abrams Rd
Dallas, TX 75231
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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