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Grand Prairie is conveniently located between Dallas and Fort Worth with easy access to the rest of the Dallas Region. The city attracts young professionals, growing families, and seniors alike. Family friendly attractions include Lake Joe Pool, beaches and campsites, horse racing, an extreme skate park, live performance venues, a nationally ranked Farmers Market, Texas-sized flea market, outlet shopping and more. Residents age 50+ find friends and fun at the award-winning Summit Active Adult Center. Then next door, all ages will enjoy the Epic “life changing mega-center” and Epic Waters Year-round Indoor Waterpark.

Grand Prairie By the Numbers

2022
Population196,100
Households66,474
Median Age32.8
Median Household Income75,885

2022Percent
White Alone41,39221.4%
Black Alone39,93420.6%
American Indian Alone3640.2%
Asian Alone3640.2%
Some Other Race Alone5880.3%
Two or More Races3,9392.0%
Hispanic Origin (any race)94,37048.7%

2022
TOTAL119,974
Less Than 9th Grade9.8%
9th-12th Grade - No Diploma10.2%
High School Graduate21.0%
GED/ Alternative Credential4.9%
Some College - No Degree21.0%
Associate Degree8.0%
Bachelor's Degree16.3%
Graduate/ Professional Degree0.6%