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Preston Trail

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Welcome to Preston Trail

This tiny pocket neighborhood sits alongside the ultra-exclusive golf club of the same name.



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The 2016 population of Preston Trail is estimated to be 125. That’s a change of +8.8% in the last five years. Over the next five years, the population is projected to change by +7.6%.

The number of households is 59, a change of +6.6% in the last five years. In the next five years, the number of households is projected to change +6.6%.

The average household size is 2.11.

Income & Employment

The median household income is $132,692 and, of the entire population age 16 and over, 39.2% aren’t in the labor force. 2.9% of families live below the poverty line.

Among those employed, 3.3% are blue-collar workers, 85.9% are white-collar workers, and 10.7% are occupied as service industry or farm workers.

The average commute time for workers who live in this area is 23.0 minutes. The average number of vehicles per household is 1.9.


67.3% of Preston Trail homes are detached, single-family houses. The median owner-occupied home value is $594,079

76.2% of the homes are owner-occupied. The average length of residence among residents in owner-occupied homes is 14.2 years, while the average renter has been in the same home 6.9 years.

The median year the area’s housing units were built is 1990.


Preston Trail includes portions of these police beats: 622

Throughout those beats during 2014, there were:

Aggravated Assaults (non-family violence) 0
Aggravated Assaults (family violence) 2
Business Burglaries 28
Home Burglaries 38
Motor-Vehicle Burglaries 85
Auto Thefts 22
Business Robberies 4
Robberies of Individuals 4
Shoplifting Incidents 2
Other Thefts 35
Murders 1
Rapes 3
School Passing Grades
2016 STAAR exam passing rates for neighborhood public schools:
Dallas ISD E.D. Walker Middle School 71
Dallas ISD Jerry Junkins Elementary 76
Dallas ISD W.T. White High School 67

Real Estate Snapshot

% Owner-Occupied Housing


Avg. Household Size


Number of Households


Avg. Length of Residency by Owner

14.2 years

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Sources: Demographic data pulled from Nielsen SiteReports and represents sampling based on most recent U.S. Census estimates. Crime data provided by local police departments. School STAAR exam passing rates from Texas Education Agency.