Education and Tax Information
Education Level Attained (Persons Ages 25 and Older, 2015 ACS)
|Less Than 9th Grade
|9th to 12th (No Diploma)
|High School Graduate
|Some College (No Degree)
|Graduate or Professional Degree
(Rate per $100 assessed valuation)
Special taxing districts limited to specific areas within the city, such as flood control and reclamation districts, are not included.
|Dallas County Community College District
|Parkland Hospital district
|Subtotal (+ One School District, below)
|Carrollton - Farmers Branch ISD*
School district does not cover entire city, and only one school district can be applied to total tax rate (.e., do not add all three school districts together).
Note: Tax information listed above is for informative purposes only and is subject to change. Verify information with appropriate entity before calculating taxes.
|Irving's Tax Value (DCAD 2016 Certified Tax Roll)
|Current Moody Bond Rating
|Current Standard & Poor's Rating||AAA|
Government Type / Structure - Council / Manager
Council Size and Electoral Process–The Irving City Council consists of a mayor and eight council members. Council members elected to Places 2, and 8 are elected at large, as is the Mayor. Council members in Places 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 are elected to the single member districts in which they reside. All council members serve three-year terms.
|Number of Fire Stations
|Number of Fire Engines / Ambulances
|Number of Fire Employees
|Number of Police Stations
|Number of Police Vehicles
|Number of Police Employees
|Public Parkland (city-owned)
|Number of Parks
|Number of Recreation Centers (six, plus one Senior Center, one Youth Center and two part-time centers at Irving ISD middle schools)
||8 dedicated facilities; 2 part-time facilities
|Number of Public Swimming Pools (three seasonal, two seasonal Aquatic Centers, two year-round and two splash parks)
|Number of Libraries
|Total Items in Circulation
U.S. Census Bureau, North Central Texas Council of Governments, Dallas County Appraisal District, National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Geological Survey, Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce, North Texas Real Estate Information System, Texas Workforce Commission.
Updated Aug. 16, 2017