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-Entertainment
-Arts and culture
-Diverse economy

Cons

-Growth and sprawl
-Unattractive physical setting
-Summer heat


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Dallas is the eastern, larger half of the Dallas–Fort Worth “Metroplex.” Dallas is what most people think of when they first think of Texas—big, busy, growing, cosmopolitan, rich, glitzy, and self-confident. Dozens of gleaming downtown skyscrapers tower above the level plains, while an assortment of neighborhoods and suburban commercial centers sprawl in all directions around the city core. It has far outgrown its beltway and is supported by a spider web of freeways going in all directions, a network almost without compare in other U.S. cities. Long commutes are common, thanks to the large population, growth rate, and urban sprawl, but most don’t commute to the city itself. A rapidly developing rail-transit program is helping to cope, but Dallas is pretty much as “motor city.”

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Regional center - Northeast Texas See local real estate
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City: Grand Prairie
Zip Codes: 75052, 75051, ... 4 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 596 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Grand Prairie


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Grand Prairie is 4.00 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Grand Prairie jobs have Increased by 2.42 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Grand Prairie's cost of living is 2.60% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Grand Prairie's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Grand Prairie's population is 187,809 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 88.53 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Grand Prairie is $160,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 13.29%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Grand Prairie public schools spend $9,970 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in Grand Prairie. Learn more...

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Grand Prairie Housing Market


It's a good time to buy in Grand Prairie. Home Appreciation is up 9.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Grand Prairie Real Estate.
The median home price in Grand Prairie is $160,800. Browse Homes in this Range.
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  6/21/2015
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If you are a black man, DON'T BELIEVE THE Texas HYPE, GET A JOB FIRST, GET A JOB FIRST!!! have lots of money, start a business if you can. Why? because there are many... (Read More)

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If you are a black man, DON'T BELIEVE THE Texas HYPE, GET A JOB FIRST, GET A JOB FIRST!!! have lots of money, start a business if you can. Why? because there are many... (Read More)

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