Grand Prairie, Texas 

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Population

188,664

+13.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$55,336

Median Home Price

$209,400

Best Places to Live in Grand Prairie, Texas

Regional center - Northeast Texas. April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Grand Prairie, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Entertainment
Arts and culture
Diverse economy
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Unattractive physical setting
Summer heat
 $594,827 
2643 LA Jolla Blvd
Bed 5 | Bath 8 | 4450 SqFt
 $299,000 
2549 Huntwick St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2272 SqFt
 $419,900 
7215 Monet Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2576 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metro Area

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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City: Grand Prairie
Zip Codes: 75052 75050 75051 75054
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 596 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Grand Prairie is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Grand Prairie jobs have increased by 3.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Grand Prairie's cost of living is 0.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Grand Prairie's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Grand Prairie, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Dallas county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Grand Prairie's population is 188,664 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 13.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Grand Prairie is $209,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.2%. 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. More Education



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Housing Market in Grand Prairie

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Reviews for Grand Prairie   5 Reviews
Jobs - 6/21/2015
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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Nice senior center - 7/22/2011
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possible move - 2/21/2008
I'm from Pennsylvania and we are thinking about moving to Grand Prairie or Plano. The one thing that bothers me is the crime rate in grand prairie. If anyone could give... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS
75052 75050 75051 75054

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NEW LISTINGS IN GRAND PRAIRIE
$594,827
2643 LA Jolla Blvd
Bed 5 | Bath 8

$299,000
2549 Huntwick St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$419,900
7215 Monet Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$2,195
1740 Hidden Brook Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$238,900
2011 Hopi Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$239,000
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Bed 3 | Bath 2

$274,900
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Bed 4 | Bath 3

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