What you need to know about Denton, TX

Denton is located in Denton County, Texas. The population is 65% White, 9% Black, 4% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 3% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 19% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $48,518 and the median home value is $149,200. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Denton, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Denton has a Walk Score ® of 29.
Top 10 College Towns  2015

Population

122,742
Up by 6.36%
best cities for singer/songwriters
The 9 Best Cities for Singer-Songwriters
Forget New York and LA: These smaller US cities are perfect for musicians
Night time view of Denton, TX square
Why Denton, TX, Is a Best Place to Live
This fast-growing, progressive community is much more than a university town

Nearby Cities

Median Home Price

$149,200
Higher than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 48.46%
48.46% Complete
Homes Rented 51.54%
51.54% Complete

Real Estate

In Denton, Texas


Ready to move to Denton? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Denton.

Schools

In Denton, Texas


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Denton rates.

Median Household Income

$48,518
Lower than the national average

Business

In Denton, Texas


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Denton.

Residents

Most residents are
10-24 Years old

Health

In Denton, Texas


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Denton.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 38%
38% Complete
Graduated High School 89%
89% Complete

Denton, TX's Rankings

Top 10 College Towns  2015

More About Denton, TX

The 9 Best Cities for Singer-Songwriters
Forget New York and LA: These smaller US cities are perfect for musicians
Why Denton, TX, Is a Best Place to Live
This fast-growing, progressive community is much more than a university town