Dallas is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 15,277 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Dallas is the 37th largest community in Oregon.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Dallas is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dallas is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dallas who work in office and administrative support (19.64%), sales jobs (10.50%), and healthcare (6.90%).
The percentage of adults in Dallas who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.53% of the adults in Dallas have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Dallas in 2010 was $22,719, which is middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,876 for a family of four. However, Dallas contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Dallas include English, Irish, European, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Dallas is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.