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Welcome to Dallas ...
When the people of Dallas refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Dallasite<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Dallas has a population of 1,341,075 people<2> (see below for details).
Dallas was established in 1841.
The community of Dallas is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Dallas lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Dallas: (214), (469)<4> & (972).
The ZIP codes for Dallas: 75201-75212, 75214-75253, 75258, 75260-75267, 75270, 75275, 75277, 75283-75287, 75295, 75301, 75303, 75310, 75312-75313, 75315, 75320, 75323, 75326, 75336, 75339, 75342, 75346, 75353-75357, 75359-75360, 75363-75364, 75367-75368, 75370-75374, 75376, 75378-75382, 75386-75398<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dallas had a population of 1,197,816 people (which is 50.58% of the total population of Dallas County). This makes Dallas the county's most populous community.
The population of Dallas represents 4.76% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,197,816 people, the population of Dallas has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,188,580 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Dallas had an population of 1,341,075 people. This is an increase of 11.96% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.83% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dallas.
Communities near Dallas ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Dallas and not the distance if driven.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Dallas.
Communities Also Named Dallas ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Dallas - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dallas.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Dallas:
Websites for Dallas ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dallas ...
Looking for more information about Dallas? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Dallas, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dallas.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Dallas: www.dallascityhall.com/
The official website for Dallas County: www.dallascounty.org/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019