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Pros

-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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Quick Facts About Wylie


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Wylie is 3.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wylie jobs have Increased by 3.09 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Wylie's cost of living is 5.60% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Wylie's population is 46,708 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 435.89 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 33 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Wylie is $212,500. Home appreciation the last year has been 27.49 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    Wylie public schools spend $9,015 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Wylie.

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  10/21/2014
Great Place For A Family

If you enjoy being near a city, but having the small town feel where running into people you know is normal and even if you don't personally know people, it is OK to...

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  8/16/2008
Education and prayer

Wylie school district continues to show slow awareness to the growth around it. The community continues to hold Christian prayers as part of their PTA, board and any...

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  6/17/2006
Public Schools

Wylie's public school system is high quality--small town caring with a lot of...

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