Far North Dallas – Addison – Carrollton
Most of North Dallas lies within Dallas County while a small portion of it lies within Denton and Collin Counties. North Dallas is an expensive area consisting of mainly single family homes and condominiums.
North Dallas is a vibrant area where families enjoy both the feeling of the suburbs and the youthful vibe of downtown Dallas. The phrase “North Dallas” is also sometimes used to include any suburb or exurb north of Dallas proper within the metropolitan area. The area has strong social and economic ties to the Dallas enclave of Park Cities, and two inner suburbs of Dallas, Richardson and Addison.
Addison is a northern suburb of Dallas that offers a wide range of homes and an exciting lifestyle. The Town of Addison offers more than 170 restaurants, exceptional shops including the prestigious Dallas Galleria and lots of nighttime entertainment that runs the gamut from jazz bars to comedy clubs to dancing the night away. When it comes to cultural facilities, the Water Tower Theatre is considered one of finest in the nation and the Cavanaugh Flight Museum showcases vintage aircraft from W.W.I and W.W.II. Modern day aircraft can be seen regularly taking off from the Addison Airport, another convenience that has contributed to this town’s explosive growth.
A fantastic beautification program has resulted in an abundance of lovely parks, perfect for hosting the town’s many popular special events such as Taste of Addison, the North Texas Jazz Festival, Addison Kaboom Town! and the Addison Oktoberfest. And it’s all within minutes of every Addison doorstep –whether that be a gracious single family home, an edgy condo or a luxury townhome! Residents are served by the Dallas or Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School Districts.
As a suburb located in the heart of the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex, Carrollton has been named among America’s top places to live by Relocate America, Forbes magazine and Money magazine.
A prime location close to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and Dallas Love Field has helped secure over 5,000 businesses. In 2008 Carrollton was selected as the 15th best place to live among small cities in the Nation by Money Magazine.
Those shopping for homes in Carrolton will find many well-built residences in modern subdivisions, as well as established ones. There are Carrolton homes to suit every taste and budget. Residents enjoy a diverse choice of homes that include established family neighborhoods close to the City’s many parks and outdoor amenities.
Most students are served by the Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District while the Dallas and Lewisville school district serve small portions of the community.
In regards to recreational activities, the public Indian Creek Golf Club offers 36 holes of championship golf and Coyote Ridge Golf Club in Carrolton has been voted the best public fee golf course in the entire metroplex.