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 of Oak Cliff 137,351
36 percent of men in zip code 75211 didn’t complete ninth grade
$1.6 million, the most expensive 2016 home sale in 75208 and 75224
19 murders in 2016
56 percent of students in the Hogg Elementary zone opt out of DISD
Two Oak Cliff restaurants with more than 20 reviews on Yelp and five stars
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