Dallas, NC


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Living in Dallas

Dallas is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 4,622 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Dallas is the 175th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some towns, Dallas isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Dallas are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dallas is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dallas who work in office and administrative support (12.81%), food service (10.75%), and sales jobs (7.30%).

Dallas is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The percentage of adults in Dallas who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.35% of the adults in Dallas have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Dallas in 2010 was $20,301, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,204 for a family of four. However, Dallas contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Dallas is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Dallas home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dallas residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dallas include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Dallas is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.