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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: Mesquite
Zip Codes: 75150, 75149, ... 3 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 596 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Mesquite


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Mesquite is 4.00 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mesquite jobs have Increased by 3.09 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Mesquite's cost of living is 6.60% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Mesquite's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Mesquite's population is 144,788 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 42.67 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Mesquite is $137,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.71%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Mesquite public schools spend $8,870 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in Mesquite. Learn more...

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  9/22/2014
Too far of a distance!!

Everything is soooo spaced out which I hate the most coming from the Midwest where everything is about 15-20 minutes away. I live in Mesquite which is where people with... (Read More)

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  5/10/2009
Mesquite - Who Cares?

Mesquite, TX will not even enforce their own documented travel policies against violators consisting of some former and current (2009) council and staff. Although... (Read More)

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  9/15/2008
Low cost of living

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