Lake Highlands by the numbers, statistics on the people, real estate, crime and culture

The Advocate typically aims to highlight our neighborhood’s personality by way of narratives, news and profiles, and that will continue — around here, the well of fascinating finds is bottomless. But on the next few pages, numbers, percentages and statistics tell the story of who we are, where we live, what struggles we face.


50.1% are female
49.9% are male
of the total population 122,941

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66.2% of the Lake Highlands population are renters

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15% hike in murders

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4 schools at or near capacity

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11k; biggest Facebook following

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Want to see how Lake Highlands stacks up to other Dallas neighborhoods? Compare to our sister Advocates in:

Preston Hollow

Lakewood/East Dallas

Oak Cliff

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