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    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A-
Uptown is a neighborhood in Dallas, Texas with a population of 26,621. Uptown is in Dallas County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Uptown offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Uptown there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Uptown and residents tend to be liberal.
About Uptown...
Population
26,621

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$448,439
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,584
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    83%
  • Own
    17%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    75.7
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    277.6
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1,106.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    3,235
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    576.3
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$107,859
National
$55,322
Families with Children
7%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    35%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    49%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    10%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    5%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    0%
    13%
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I currently live in Uptown, and have lived there for three years. The neighborhood is full of extremely diverse restaurants and haI currently live in Uptown, and have lived there for three years. The neighborhood is full of extremely diverse restaurants and people. The trails are always full of people, promoting a healthy lifestyle. There are many condos that always have units available for moving into. The streets always have bikers, runners, and people simply strolling and enjoying the trails and many shops in Uptown. Uptown is very family friendly and carry and sense of safety and community. I plan on living in Uptown for a very long time!
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Uptown Dallas has a spot for everyone. Family friendly, pet-friendly and an excellent, walkable neighborhood. Uptown is THE place to be for Dallas nightlife. Great restaurants are available too!
Uptown is a great, walkable, and safe neighborhood. Along with options for food, exercise, entertainment, and shopping, Uptown also provides a comfortable environment with well planned Urban design. There are grocery stores, convenience stores, schools, movie theaters, music venues and more. This neighborhood generally attracts younger populations that enjoy nights on the town. Whether you are in the walkable streets of State Thomas, the fun Quadrangle, or the buzzing West Village, Uptown is a great place to be.