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Demographics

POPULATION

 

Population Growth & Projections

Year
Cedar Hill
15-Minute Drive
2020 Projection 54,109 343,625
2015 Estimate
49,615
319,992
2010 Census
45,028
296,566
2000 Census
32,093
257,193
1990 Census
20,267
218,093

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

City & County Population Projections

Year
Cedar Hill
Ellis County
Dallas County
2000
32,093
109,431
2,232,476
2010
45,028
180,617
2,486,989
2020
61,378
329,476
2,624,989
2030
78,036
448,588
2,817,191

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Population by Race

Race
Cedar Hill
15-Minute Drive
African American 54.38%
49.28%
White
32.01%
33.28%
Asian
2.01%
1.40%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.46%
0.52%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
0.05%
0.04%
Other
8.12%
13.05%
Two or More Races
2.96%
2.42%
Hispanic/Latino (Calculated Seperately)
19.83%
29.22%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Population by Gender

Male
Female
53%
47%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Population by Age

Age
Percentage
0-4
7.39%
5-9
7.34%
10-14
8.18%
15-17
5.04%
18-20
4.60%
21-24
5.99%
25-34
11.25%
35-44
14.25%
45-54
14.79%
55-64
11.99%
65 +
9.2%
Median Age
35.1

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Population by Marital Status

Status
Percentage
Married, Spouse Present
34.04%
Married, Spouse Absent
45.15%
Widowed
4.71%
Divorced
10.60%
Never Married
34.04%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Educational Attainment

Population Age 25+ Percentage
< Grade 9 3.60%
Grade 9-12 5.71%
High School 21.92%
Some College 30.12%
Associate's Degree 7.98%
Bachelor's Degree 20.66%
Master's Degree 7.91%
Professional Degree 0.99%
Doctorate Degree 1.12%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

 

WORKFORCE

Cedar Hill's location in the DFW Metroplex allows employers to pull from a large area for workforce. The labor shed (illustrated to the right) is able to provide employees with various skills and experience. It also enables Cedar Hill residents to easily commute to other areas.
 

 

 

 

 

Workforce Employment

 
Cedar Hill
Ellis County
Dallas County
Unemployment Rate (May 2015)
4.3%
3.5%
3.9%
Labor Force
37,431
121,605
1,901,923
Employment
25,136
1,182,861
75,300
In Armed Forces 61 60 986
Not in Labor Force 10,043 39,463 601,586

Source: Claritas Site Reports and Texas Workforce Commission, 2015

Occupational Mean Wage Rates

Occupation National DFW Area
All Occupations $22.71 $22.92
Management $54.08 $57.94
Business & Financial Operations $34.81 $36.25
Computer & Mathematical $40.37 $40.05
Food Preperation & Serving-Related $10.57 $10.26
Sales & Related $18.59 $20.83
Office & Administrative Support $17.08 $17.36
Construction & Extraction $22.40 $18.20
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair $21.74 $21.00
Production $17.06 $16.15
Transporation & Material Moving $16.57 $15.72

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2015.  For more information on wage rates, click here.

   

 

 

 

 

Workforce by Class of Worker

Class
Cedar Hill
15-Minute Drive
For-Profit Private Workers
66.56%
70.78%
Non-Profit Private Workers
7.42%
6.33%
Local Government Workers
8.61%
7.90%
State Government Workers
3.73%
3.77%
Federal Government Workers
4.80%
4.16%
Self-Employed
8.79%
6.87%
Unpaid Family Workers
0.09%
0.19%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Workforce by Occupation

Occupation
Percentage
Architect/Engineer
1.48%
Arts/Entertainment/Sports
2.48%
Building Grounds Maintenance
2.67%
Business/Financial Operations
6.19%
Community/Social Services
2.33%
Computer/Mathematical
2.46%
Construction/Extraction
3.29%
Education/Training/Library 6.11%
Farm/Fish/Forestry 0.09%
Food Prep/Serving 3.62%
Health Practitioner 4.09%
Healthcare Support 2.22%
Maintenance Repair 3.16%
Legal 0.85%
Life/Phys/Social Science 0.46%
Management 9.87%
Office/Administrative Support 21.96%
Production 4.67%
Protective Services 2.30%
Sales/Related 8.17%
Personal Care 2.85%
Transportation/Moving 8.69%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Occupational Classification

Type
Percentage
White Collar
66.44%
Blue Collar
19.81%
Service & Farm
13.75%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Workforce Transportation

Type of Transportation
Cedar Hill
15-Minute Drive
Drove Alone
81.51%
80.91%
Car Pooled
10.55%
10.89%
Public Transportation
0.89%
2.70%
Walked
1.14%
1.10%
Bicycle
0.08%
0.06%
Other Means
1.82%
1.72%
Worked at Home
4.02%
2.62%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Travel Time to Work

Travel Time
Percentage of Workforce
< 15 Minutes
16.41%
15-29 Minutes
29.26%
30-44 Minutes
31.03%
45-59 Minutes
13.25%
60 + Minutes
10.05%
Average Travel Time
33.73 Minutes

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Drive-Time Map

 

INCOME & HOUSEHOLDS

 

Basic Information

Average Household Income

$73,285

Median Household Income

$65,421

Per Capita Income

$25,357

Percent of Homes Below Poverty Level

7.35%

Average Household Size

2.96%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Households by Income

Income
Cedar Hill
15-Minute Drive
Less than $15,000
6.82%
14.09%
$15,000 - $24,999
7.75%
11.08%
$25,000 - $34,999
8.06%
12.25%
$35,000 - $49,999
14.69%
15.07%
$50,000 - $74,999
20.55%
18.49%
$75,000 - $99,999
16.24%
12.33%
$100,000 - $124,999
10.31%
7.23%
$125,000 - $149,999
5.74%
3.87%
$150,000 - $199,999
5.84%
3.57%
$200,000 - $249,999
1.87%
1.00%
$250,000 - $499,999 1.80% 0.87%
$500,000 and more
0.33%
0.15%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Number of Households

Year
Cedar Hill
15-Minute Drive
2000 Census
10,830
62,636
2010 Census
15,535
74,106
2015 Estimate
16,658
79,319
2020 Projection
18,016
84,873

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015

Household Type

Type
Cedar Hill
15-Minute Drive
Family
76.46%
73.35%
Non-Family
23.54%
26.65%

Source: Claritas Site Reports, 2015