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Population (year 2000): 191,615. Estimated population in July 2005: 193,649 (+1.1% change)
Males: 97,687 (51.0%), Females: 93,928 (49.0%)
Median resident age: 30.3 years
Median household income: $44,956 (year 2000)
Median house value: $94,200 (year 2000)
Irving, TX residents, houses, and apartments details
Races in Irving:
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)
- White Non-Hispanic (48.2%)
- Hispanic (31.2%)
- Other race (13.4%)
- Black (10.2%)
- Asian Indian (3.3%)
- Two or more races (3.2%)
- Korean (1.3%)
- Other Asian (1.2%)
- American Indian (1.2%)
- Vietnamese (0.9%)
- Chinese (0.8%)
Ancestries: German (8.6%), Irish (7.1%), United States (6.8%), English (6.7%), Italian (1.8%), French (1.8%).
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Land area: 67.2 square miles
For population 25 years and over in Irving
- High school or higher: 78.0%
- Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.0%
- Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
- Unemployed: 4.3%
- Mean travel time to work: 24.3 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Irving city
- Never married: 30.7%
- Now married: 51.4%
- Separated: 2.7%
- Widowed: 3.6%
- Divorced: 11.6%
26.5% Foreign born (16.8% Latin America, 7.2% Asia).
Population change in the 1990s: +35,836 (+23.0%).
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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: TX Dallas, (12.7 miles www.TripAdvisor.com )
Nearest cities: Branch, TX (8.3 miles Farmers TX Coppell, (8.4 miles TX Euless, (8.6 miles Hill, TX Cockrell (9.2 miles Prairie, TX Grand (9.8 miles TX Grapevine, (10.2 miles TX Carrollton, (11.1 miles Park, TX Highland (11.4 miles
Single-family new house construction building permits:
- 1996: 467 buildings, average cost: $153,400
- 1997: 425 buildings, average cost: $188,100
- 1998: 329 buildings, average cost: $223,200
- 1999: 342 buildings, average cost: $218,100
- 2000: 497 buildings, average cost: $233,500
- 2001: 521 buildings, average cost: $187,100
- 2002: 349 buildings, average cost: $125,800
- 2003: 406 buildings, average cost: $129,700
- 2004: 346 buildings, average cost: $134,100
- 2005: 480 buildings, average cost: $261,000
Latitude: 32.85 N, Longitude: 96.97 W
Area codes: 972, 469, 214
Irving, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
Industries providing employment: Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (13.4%), Educational,health and social services (12.5%), Retail trade (11.5%), Manufacturing (11.5%).
Daytime population change due to commuting: +65,184 (+34.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 41,574 (40.5%)
Crime in Irving by Year
|Type ||1999 ||2000 ||2001 ||2002 ||2003 ||2004 |
|Murders ||5 ||10 ||10 ||5 ||7 ||10 |
| per 100,000 ||2.6 ||5.2 ||5.2 ||2.6 ||3.7 ||5.2 |
|Rapes ||56 ||51 ||58 ||47 ||75 ||52 |
| per 100,000 ||29.2 ||26.6 ||30.3 ||24.5 ||39.1 ||27.1 |
|Robberies ||184 ||225 ||281 ||250 ||258 ||249 |
| per 100,000 ||96.0 ||117.4 ||146.6 ||130.5 ||134.6 ||129.9 |
|Assaults ||492 ||498 ||467 ||501 ||533 ||504 |
| per 100,000 ||256.8 ||259.9 ||243.7 ||261.5 ||278.2 ||263.0 |
|Burglaries ||1,291 ||1,245 ||1,387 ||1,634 ||1,515 ||1,535 |
| per 100,000 ||673.7 ||649.7 ||723.8 ||852.8 ||790.6 ||801.1 |
|Thefts ||6,143 ||6,013 ||6,561 ||7,077 ||7,254 ||7,222 |
| per 100,000 ||3205.9 ||3138.1 ||3424.1 ||3693.3 ||3785.7 ||3769.0 |
|Auto thefts ||1,041 ||983 ||1,229 ||1,298 ||1,238 ||1,273 |
| per 100,000 ||543.3 ||513.0 ||641.4 ||677.4 ||646.1 ||664.4 |
| ||313.3 ||315.1 ||349.0 ||365.5 ||373.8 ||367.6 |
Average climate in Irving, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
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Irving-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 230% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/25/1994, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.6 miles away from the Irving city center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 3/28/2000, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the city center .
Birthplace of: DeMarcus Faggins - 2005 NFL player (Houston Texans, born: Jun 13, 1979), Kerry Wood - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Chicago Cubs, born: Jun 16, 1977), Kevin Walker - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Chicago White Sox, born: Sep 20, 1976), Tyson Thompson - 2005 NFL player (Dallas Cowboys, born: May 21, 1981), Andre Owens - College basketball player (Tex San Antonio Roadrunners), James Snell - College football player (Texas State Bobcats), Marquez Haynes - College basketball player (Boston College Eagles), Oscar Thompson - College basketball player (Prairie View Panthers), Terrell Broussard - College basketball player (Texas State Bobcats).
Main business address for: MICHAELS STORES INC (RETAIL-HOBBY, TOY & GAME SHOPS), CEC ENTERTAINMENT INC (RETAIL-EATING PLACES), ACE CASH EXPRESS INC/TX (FUNCTIONS RELATED TO DEPOSITORY BANKING, NEC), DIGITAL GENERATION SYSTEMS INC (SERVICES-BUSINESS SERVICES, NEC), FLOWSERVE CORP (PUMPS & PUMPING EQUIPMENT), AEGIS COMMUNICATIONS GROUP INC (SERVICES-BUSINESS SERVICES, NEC), LA QUINTA PROPERTIES INC (HOTELS & MOTELS), ZALE CORP (RETAIL-JEWELRY STORES) and 18 other public companies.
Hospitals/medical centers in Irving:
- BAYLOR MEDICAL CENTER AT IRVING (1901 N MACARTHUR BLVD)
- LAS COLINAS MEDICAL CENTER (6800 N MACARTHUR BLVD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Irving:
- RHD MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 8 miles; DALLAS, TX)
- SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL-DALLAS (about 8 miles; DALLAS, TX)
- CHILDRENS MEDICAL CTR OF DALLAS (about 9 miles; DALLAS, TX)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Irving:
- DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 6 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; ID: DFW)
- DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 9 miles; DALLAS, TX; ID: DAL)
- FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 26 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; ID: AFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Irving:
- GRAND PRAIRIE MUNI (about 13 miles; GRAND PRAIRIE, TX; ID: GPM)
- ADDISON (about 13 miles; DALLAS, TX; ID: ADS)
- DALLAS CBD VERTIPORT (about 13 miles; DALLAS, TX; ID: 49T)
Amtrak station near Irving:
- 13 miles: DALLAS (400 S. HOUSTON ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
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Colleges/Universities in Irving:
- NORTH LAKE COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 4,554; Location: 5001 N MACARTHUR BLVD; Public; Website: www.dcccd.edu)
- DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (FT enrollment: 2,651; Location: 4800 REGENT BLVD; Private, for-profit; Website: www.dal.devry.edu)
- UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS (FT enrollment: 2,400; Location: 1845 E NORTHGATE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.udallas.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
- INTERNATIONAL BEAUTY COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 78; Location: 2716 W. Irving Blvd; Private, for-profit)
- LINDSEY-COOPER REFRIGERATION SCHOOL INCORPORATED (Location: 815 S BELTLINE RD AT SHADY GROVE RD; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Irving:
- MOUNTAIN VIEW COLLEGE (about 10 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,029)
- DALLAS BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 10 miles; DALLAS, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
- BROOKHAVEN COLLEGE (about 11 miles; FARMERS BRANCH, TX; FT enrollment: 4,711)
- EL CENTRO COLLEGE (about 13 miles; DALLAS, TX; FT enrollment: 2,359)
- SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (about 15 miles; DALLAS, TX; FT enrollment: 8,231)
- THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT ARLINGTON (about 16 miles; ARLINGTON, TX; FT enrollment: 15,467)
- RICHLAND COLLEGE (about 17 miles; DALLAS, TX; FT enrollment: 7,352)
Public high schools in Irving:
- NIMITZ H S (Students: 2,550; Location: 100 W OAKDALE; Grades: 09 - 12)
- IRVING H S (Students: 2,544; Location: 900 N O'CONNOR RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
- MACARTHUR H S (Students: 2,542; Location: 3700 N MAC ARTHUR BLVD; Grades: 09 - 12)
- WINFREE ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL (IR (Students: 473; Location: 1711 W IRVING BLVD STE 310; Grades: 09 - 12)
- WINFREE ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL (LE (Students: 372; Location: 1711 W IRVING BLVD STE 310; Grades: 09 - 12)
- WINFREE ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL (RI (Students: 363; Location: 1711 W IRVING BLVD STE 310; Grades: 09 - 12)
- WINFREE ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL (GR (Students: 290; Location: 1711 W IRVING BLVD STE 310; Grades: 09 - 12)
- THE ACADEMY OF IRVING ISD (Location: 4601 N MACARTHUR BLVD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Irving:
- THE HIGHLANDS SCHOOL (Students: 460; Location: 1451 E. NORTHGATE DRIVE; Grades: PK - 12)
- CISTERCIAN PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 320; Location: ONE CISTERCIAN RD; Grades: 5 - 12; Boys only)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Irving:
- LAMAR MIDDLE (Students: 1,105; Location: 219 CRANDALL RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
- HOUSTON MIDDLE (Students: 1,019; Location: 3033 W COUNTRY CLUB RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
- CROCKETT MIDDLE (Students: 988; Location: 2431 HANCOCK ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
- BOWIE MIDDLE (Students: 980; Location: 600 E 6TH ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
- LORENZO DE ZAVALA MIDDLE (Students: 979; Location: 707 W PIONNER RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
- TRAVIS MIDDLE (Students: 957; Location: 1600 FINLEY RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
- AUSTIN MIDDLE (Students: 936; Location: 825 E UNION BOWER RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
- NORTH HILLS SCHOOL (Students: 885; Location: 606 E ROYAL LN; Grades: KG - 12)
- DAVIS EL (Students: 872; Location: 310 DAVIS AVE; Grades: PK - 05)
- HALEY J EL (Students: 848; Location: 1100 SCHULZE DR; Grades: KG - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Irving:
- HOLY FAMILY OF NAZARETH SCHOOL (Students: 390; Location: 2323 CHEYENNE STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
- ST LUKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 327; Location: 1023 SCHULZE DRIVE; Grades: PK - 8)
- TOWNE LAKE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 212; Location: 1705 ESTERS RD; Grades: PK - 8)
- CHILDREN'S DISCOVERY CENTER (Students: 140; Location: 1401 S MACARTHUR; Grades: PK - KG)
- REDEEMER MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 124; Location: 120 E ROCHELLE; Grades: PK - 4)
- WESLEYAN ACADEME (Students: 123; Location: 1615 W AIRPORT FRWY; Grades: PK - 4)
- IRVING CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 113; Location: 1400 W GRAUWYLER RD; Grades: PK - 9)
- LAS COLINAS MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 90; Location: 4961 N. O'CONNOR RD.; Grades: PK - UG)
- BEREAN ACADEMY (Students: 62; Location: 1012 EAST SIXTH STREET; Grades: PK - 6)
- AMBERWOOD MONTESSORI ACADEMY (Students: 44; Location: 804 W PIONEER; Grades: PK - 6)
Library in Irving:
- IRVING PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $7,559,815; Location: 801 W IRVING BLVD; 516,514 books; 22,775 audio materials; 18,424 video materials; 1,367 serial subscriptions)
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Notable locations in Irving: Irving Country Club (A), Hackberry Ranch (B), Riverside Hills Golf Club (C), Trinity Valley Marketplace (D), Dallas Gun Club (E).
Shopping Centers: Irving Shopping Center (1), Plymouth Park Shopping Center (2), MacArthur Park Shopping Center (3).
Churches in Irving include: African Baptist Church of Irving (A), Plymouth Park Church (B), Chapel of the Bells Church (C), Episcopal Church of the Redeemer (D), Rocky Springs Missionary Baptist Church (E), Evergreen Church (F), Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church (G), Church of Christ Beltline (H).
Cemetery: Oak Grove Memorial Park (1).
Lakes and reservoirs: Spring Lake (A), Vilbig Lakes (B), Las Colinas Reservoir Number 7 (C), Las Colinas Reservoir Number 4 (D), Cabell Lake (E), Lake Carolyn (F).
Streams, rivers, and creeks: Estelle Creek (A), Mud Springs (B), South Fork Hackberry Creek (C), Cottonwood Branch (D).
Parks in Irving include: Trinity View Park (1), Cistercian Preparatory School Baseball Field (2), Hawk Field (3), Irving Schools Stadium (4), Dorris Park (5), Senter Park (6), Luzon Park (7), West Irving Acres Park (8), Revere Park (9).
Irving compared to Texas state average:
- Median household income above state average.
- Unemployed percentage below state average.
- Black race population percentage above state average.
- Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
- Median age significantly below state average.
- Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
- Renting percentage above state average.
- Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
- Number of rooms per house below state average.
- House age significantly below state average.
- Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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Strongest AM radio stations in Irving:
- KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
- KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
- KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)
- KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
- WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
- KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
- KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
- KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
- KNAX (1630 AM; 10 kW; FT. WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
- KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
- KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
- KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
- KKDA (730 AM; 1 kW; GRAND PRAIRIE, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Irving:
- KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
- KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
- K213BP (90.5 FM; IRVING, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
- KDBN (93.3 FM; HALTOM CITY, TX; Owner: TEXAS STAR RADIO, INC.)
- WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
- KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
- KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
- KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
- KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
- KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
- KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
- KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
- KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
- KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
- KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
- KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
- KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
- KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
- KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
- KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Irving:
- KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
- KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
- KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
- KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
- KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
- KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
- KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
- KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
- KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
- WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
- KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
- KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
- KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
- KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
- KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
- KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
- KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
- K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
- KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
- K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
- KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
- KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
- KVFW-LP (Channel 65; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
- KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
- KUVN-CA (Channel 31; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
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