Duncanville, Texas Houses for Sale

Duncanville is located in the state of Texas and a city in the southern part of Dallas County. The city is known to be a part of the Best Southwest area, which also includes Cedar Hill, DeSoto, and Lancaster. The settlement started in the area’s limits in 1845 when Crawford Trees, an Illinois resident that purchased several thousand acres at the south of Camp Dallas. The Texas and Mexican Central Railway arrived in the area in 1880 and Duncan Switch was established, it was named after one of the line foramen. The community’s first postmaster renamed the settlement to Duncanville in 1882, and in the late 19th century, Duncanville became home to a number of dry goods stores, a domino parlor, a pharmacy, and a school. It was between 1904 to 1933 when the population of Duncanville started to increase from 113 to 300 when residents from different states moved into the area.

Duncanville, TX Prices for Houses for Sale

340,757 +29%
328,500 +31%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Duncanville Homes for Purchase

24 +25%
36 +21%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

23 -24%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 61  
Police Civilians 10  
Total Arrests 157 (2020)
Total Incidents 1,688 (2020)
CrimeScore 25.81  
National Rank 2885th  
Statewide Rank 355th  

Local Statistics

Population 38,189 (-0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,027 (14.37%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 2
Arson 1
Assault Offenses 312
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 109
Counterfeiting/Forgery 12
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 183
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 134
Embezzlement 4
Fraud Offenses 88
Homicide Offenses 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 3
Larceny/Theft Offenses 569
Motor Vehicle Theft 206
Prostitution Offenses 1
Robbery 74
Sex Offenses 28
Weapon Law Violations 48

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