Grand Prairie is the 15th largest community in Texas. The city is known for its hometown atmosphere and offers relaxation, family fun, and friendly neighbors. With a population of 190,682, the workforce in Grand Prairie consists of white-collar and blue-collar jobs the top 5 consisting of Manufacturing (12.2%), Healthcare and Social Assistance (10.2%), Retail Trade (11.9%), Transportation and Construction (8.0%), and Education (7.8%). The average commute time to work is 15-30 minutes and the majority of people drive alone or carpool.
Grand Prairie is a fairly diverse city. Residents of the city characterize themselves as being a part of an assorted blend of racial and ethnic groups. The median age is 33 years old. The most prevalent ethnic group is Hispanic or Latino of any race (45.7%) followed closely by both Caucasian (23.9%) and African-American (21.6%). Almost 1/4th of Dallas residents are from other cities, states, and countries.
The income per capita, which is the average income (earned and unearned) per individual in a specific area and year, of Grand Prairie is $23,864 which is below the national per capita income of $29,829. Additionally, the Median Household Income is $60,246 which is above the national Median Household Income of $55,322.
In October, the average median list price was $224,241. On average the DOM (Days on Market) was 33, the months of housing supply was 1.5, the total number of active listings was 35 and the total number of sales was 20.5. This was an increase from this time last year. In October 2017, the median list price on average was $200,245, the months of housing supply was 1, and the total number of sales was 20.8. Although it is still a sellers market there are great opportunities for both buyers and sellers with the right Realtor working with you!
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(Data Source: Neighborhood Scout, Real Estate Center at Texas A&M and NTREIS)