A suburb of Dallas, Carrollton is located in Denton, Dallas and Collin counties in Texas. It is home to more than 126,000 residents, who enjoy an excellent quality of life thanks to the city’s safe neighborhoods, plentiful parks and award-winning schools.
The city’s economy is driven by manufacturing, wholesale trades, construction trades, finance, insurance, healthcare and real estate.
Carrollton is served by Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, Addison Airport, Dallas Love Field, several major highways, and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) passenger rail services.
Arts and Entertainment
With a short commute to Dallas, residents of Carrollton are never at a loss for nightlife activities, culture or an expansive list of dining and shopping options. Closer to home, Carrolton has over 50 parks and outdoor amenities, including family favorite - Sandy Lake Amusement Park. There are a number of golf courses to choose from including Brookhaven Country Club, which offers world-class tennis, a state-of-the art fitness center, fine dining and several children's programs.
Most of Carrollton is a part of the Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District. Dallas Independent School District also serves a small portion of Carrollton in the south, along with the Lewisville Independent School District in the north. There are public schools in Carrollton with ratings of 9 and 10. There are also many private schools from which to choose.