Our neighbrohood 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.



Total population 131,089

14% have less than a 9th-grade education
Total population 131,089

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$2.2M: Most expensive house

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66% hike in murders

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163.7%: Capacity at Lakewood Elementary

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34 dog friendly restaurants

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

Lake Highlands

Preston Hollow

Oak Cliff

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