DFW Population

 

The population of the DFW Area influences how and where you can find concentrations of urban wildlife. These charts provide populations statistics for the each of the counties covered by this website. Statistics for individual counties and the area as a whole are included. Population changes since 1970 are given to communicate how fast the DFW Area is growing. Population projections through the year 2030 are also provided.

 
DFW Five County Area Total Population Statistics
1970 Population

2,192,882
1980 Population

2,719,529
1990 Population

3,586,328
2000 Population

4,775,830
2010 Population

5,700,465
2020 Population (Projected)

6,592,101
2030 Population (Projected)

7,505,878
 
Collin County Total Population Statistics
1970 Population

66,920
1980 Population

144,576
1990 Population

264,036
2000 Population

491,675
2010 Population

782,341
2020 Population (Projected)

938,681
2030 Population (Projected)

1,166,645
 
Dallas County Total Population Statistics
1970 Population

1,327,696
1980 Population

1,556,419
1990 Population

1,852,810
2000 Population

2,218,899
2010 Population

2,368,139
2020 Population (Projected)

2,624,989
2030 Population (Projected)

2,817,191
 
Denton County Total Population Statistics
1970 Population

75,633
1980 Population

143,126
1990 Population

273,775
2000 Population

432,976
2010 Population

662,614
2020 Population (Projected)

862,332
2030 Population (Projected)

1,085,343
 
Rockwall County Total Population Statistics
1970 Population

7,046
1980 Population

14,528
1990 Population

25,604
2000 Population

43,080
2010 Population

78,337
2020 Population (Projected)

118,546
2030 Population (Projected)

144,976
 
Tarrant County Total Population Statistics
1970 Population

715,587
1980 Population

860,880
1990 Population

1,170,103
2000 Population

1,589,200
2010 Population

1,809,034
2020 Population (Projected)

2,047,553
2030 Population (Projected)

2,291,723
 
* Data for this page collected from North Central Texas Council of Governments
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