The City of Carrollton is located on I-35 about 18 miles north of Dallas. It is bordered by Addison (to the east), Farmer's Branch (to the south), and Coppell (to the west). Carrollton has received numerous accolades, including:
6th Healthiest Housing Market. Wallethub. 2015
One of the Best Cities for First-time Homebuyers. Wallethub. 2015
Top 10 Best Places to Live. Nerdwallet. 2015
Best DFW Suburb. Niche. 2015
Ranked #4 in Economic Development - Dallas Business Journal, 2014
50 Safest Cities in Texas - Safewise
Residents of Carrollton love its safe neighborhoods, abundant parks, great schools, and high quality of life. The award-winning Downtown Carrollton Square has an abundance of entertainment, including concerts and movies on the square. It is also home to many unique shops and restaurants and hosts several seasonal events.
Areas of DFW
Farmers Branch, Texas is considered by many to be the picture perfect place to live, work and play. It is an extraordinary community with a small town feel and big city convenience. Residents are drawn to the city’s safe neighborhoods, 28 parks, and state-of-the-art recreational facilities.
Farmers Branch is centrally located in the Metroplex. The city is bordered by two interstate highways and two toll roads, and is less than 15 minutes from both Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Dallas Love Field. Farmers Branch Station provides light rail service from the Dallas Area Rapid Transit system, making Farmer's Branch a premier transportation hub for North Texas.