Irving, Texas Real Estate
Conveniently situated between both Dallas and Fort Worth in Dallas County and ranked as one of the top 30 Places to Live in Dallas County and is home the region’s largest office park playing host to 10% of Fortune 500 companies. It is the 93rd most populous city in the US. Here is a quick list of things to do in Irving… there is plenty to for both residences and visitors alike to enjoy. Irving Arts Center, Founders Plaza, Ruth Paine House Museum, Las Colinas, Toyota Music Factory just to name a few. There are also many annual events to make sure you carve out time for like Taste of Irving, Music Under the Stars, Canal Fest, Laughs by the Lake and ZestFest Spicy Food Festival. As far as eating out Greg and I like Whiskey Cake and Bar Louie.
Living and Lifestyles in Irving, TX
The current population of Irving, Texas is estimated at 236,000 in 2017 with a median age of 32 with an estimated household income of around $59,000. Homes in Irving have an average sales price approaching $156,000. Home ownership rates approaches 38%, well below national average of 64% mainly due to a younger workforce still renting. The average effective property tax rate is 2.54%. Neighborhoods to consider would be Beacon Hill, Parkside or Campion Hollows which offer a wide variety of price-points and amenities.
Local School Information
The city of Irving is served by several independent school districts depending on their location, but the bulk of the city schools are within Irving ISD offering 123 public schools. Local colleges consist of North Lake College, University of Dallas, Devry University, and UTI. There are too many private schools to begin to mention, but the Private School Review is a pretty good resource.
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