General Information

Snapshot 2017: A Report on the State of the City Irving, Texas

Population


2017 Population Estimate (NCTCOG)
232,786
2015 Population (U.S. Census)
236,607
Growth Rate: 2000-2010
12.9%
2015 Dallas County Population (U.S. Census)
2,553,385 
2015 Dallas / Fort Worth Metro (MSA) Population (U.S. Census)
7,102,796 
City Population Rank - County
Third largest
City Population Rank - State
13th largest
City Population Rank - Nation
93rd largest


Age and Gender Characteristics


Median Age (2015 ACS)
32.3 
Male / Female (2015 ACS)
98.1 males per 100 females

Race / Ethnicity


Race Alone (2015 ACS)
White - 54.1%
  Black - 11.8%
  Asian - 19.6%
  Other, All - 14.5%


Combined Race and Ethnicity (2015 ACS)
White, non-Hispanic (NH) - 24.1%
  Black, NH - 11.4%
  Asian, NH - 19.6%
  Other, NH - 3.5%
  Hispanic, Any Race - 41.4%

Income / Employment


Median Household Income (2014 ACS)
$58,846 
Median Family Income (2014 ACS)
$60,559
Unemployment Rate (November 2016, TRACER)
3.2%

Top 10 Private Employers (Alpha Order)


The Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce (2015)
Aegis Communications Group Inc. 
  Allstate Insurance Company
  CITI
  DFW International Airport
  Health Management Systems (HMS)
  Irving Mall
  Microsoft Corp.
  Neiman Marcus Direct
  Verizon Communications
  Zale Corporation 

Physical Characteristics


Land Area
67.9 square miles
Climate
Rainfall average - 33.08" per year
 Temp (Fahrenheit)
45.5°F (Hist. January aver.) 
  55.5°F (Highest January aver.)
  33.8°F (Lowest January aver.)
  84.9°F (Hist. July aver.)
  92.0°F (Highest July aver.)
  79.4°F (Lowest July aver.)
  1.1 (Aver. number of snow days)
  3.1" (Aver. annual snowfall)
Record High Temperature
113°F (June 26 and 27, 1980)
Record Low Temperature
-8°F (Feb. 12, 1899)
Elevation
400' lowest
  590' highest

Information Sources


U.S. Census BureauNorth Central Texas Council of GovernmentsDallas County Appraisal DistrictNational Oceanographic and Atmospheric AdministrationU.S. Geological SurveyGreater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of CommerceNorth Texas Real Estate Information SystemTexas Workforce Commission.

Updated Feb. 10, 2017