Irving, TX Profile: Facts & Data

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Irving, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Irving had a population of 247,615 as of July 1, 2019. Irving ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Irving is located at latitude 32.814 and longitude -96.9489 in Dallas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Irving encompass a land area of 67.04 sq. miles and a water area of 1 sq. miles. Dallas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 482 feet.

The City of Irving (GNIS ID: 2410117) 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 Irving is located within Southwest Dallas Division of Dallas County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Irving: Kit.

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Irving, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Irving, TX Housing Affordability Index is 128
State of Texas Housing Affordability Index is 132
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Irving, TX Wealth Index is 72
State of Texas Wealth Index is 94
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 247,615
Population in Households 246,663
Population in Familes 194,383
Population in Group Qrtrs 952
Population Density 3,693
Diversity Index1 86
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $59,737
Average Household Income $82,993
Per Capita Income $31,301
Wealth Index3 72

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 102,783 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 32,491 (31.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 60,974 (59.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,319 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $196,902
Housing Affordability Index2 128
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 93,464
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 57,727
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.47% 1.22%
Households 1.35% 1.17%
Families 1.22% 1.11%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   2.82%

Irving, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Irving to the other 1,746 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 13 99th
Population Density # 112 94th
Diversity Index # 7 100th
Median Household Income # 516 71st
Per Capita Income # 449 74th

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