Cedar Hill, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Cedar Hill, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Cedar Hill had a population of 50,171 as of July 1, 2017. Cedar Hill ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Cedar Hill is located at latitude 32.5843 and longitude -96.9589 in Dallas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cedar Hill (see map below) encompass a land area of 35.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Dallas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 830 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Cedar Hill are located in Dallas County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Ellis County.

The City of Cedar Hill (GNIS ID: 2409416) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Cedar Hill is located within Southwest Dallas Division of Dallas County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cedar Hill population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cedar Hill: Cedarhill.

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Cedar Hill, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 50,171
Daytime Population: Workers 16,412
Daytime Population: Residents 23,528
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,940
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 49,864
Population in Familes 44,068
Population in Group Qrtrs 307
Population Density2 1,400
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $70,535
Average Household Income $90,595
Per Capita Income $31,344


Total Housing Units 17,974 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,251 (68.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,916 (27.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 807 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $157,095
Average Home Value $218,191


Total Households 17,167
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 13,159
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.5% 1.6%
Households 1.41% 1.5%
Families 1.42% 1.5%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.29%

Cedar Hill, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cedar Hill to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 69 96th
Population Density # 494 72nd
Diversity Index # 169 90th
Median Household Income # 255 85th
Per Capita Income # 345 80th

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