Data/Resources

South Dallas Snapshot

Size:                                       12 square miles


Population:                          27,000 (lost 55% of residents since 1960s)


                                               68% - African American. 

                                               28% - Latino. 

                                               4% Anglo/Other.


Households:                       7700 (2.9 persons per household)


Median Income:                $24,000 (family of 4)


Homeownership:               28% own. 72% rent


Unemployment:                 17+%


Vacant land:                       26%.


Vacant structures:            22%


High School Grads:          60%. 


Dropout Rate:                   48%. 


Kids on free lunch:          90%


Median age:                      48


Seniors raising kids:        40%


Businesses:                      1032 (average 4 or fewer employees)


Learn More

Revitalize South Dallas Coalition (RSDC) is a nonprofit dedicated

to the economic development of South Dallas/Fair Park. Our 

organization is 100% volunteer. 


We have no paid staff. All funds

raised go to defray office, administrative, communication, 

and related expenses to serve our constituents 

Resources

Dallas Leadership Foundation. 

https://www.dlftx.org/


CitySquare. 

https://www.citysquare.org/


Frazier Revitalization. 

https://www.facebook.com/FrazierRevitalization/


SouthFair CDC. 

http://www.southfaircdc.org/


Inner City Development Corporation.

 www.icdc.biz


The Real Estate Council (TREC). 

http://recouncil.com/


GrowSouth. 

http://www.dallasgrowsouth.com/


St Philip’s School & Community Center.

 http://www.stphilips1600.org/


Fair Park. 

https://fairpark.org