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Cedar Hill Texas

Cedar Hill is a city in Dallas and Ellis counties in the U.S. state of Texas. It is located approximately 16 miles (26 km) southwest of downtown Dallas and is situated along the eastern shore of Joe Pool Lake and Cedar Hill State Park. The population was 45,028 at the 2010 census. Cedar Hill is […]

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Highland Park Texas

Highland Park is a town in central Dallas County, Texas, United States. The population was 8,564 at the 2010 census. It is located between the Dallas North Tollway and U.S. Route 75(North Central Expressway), 4 miles (6 km) north of downtown Dallas. As of the 2000 census it was the 40th wealthiest city in the […]

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Coppell Texas

Coppell is a city in the northwest corner of Dallas County in the U.S. state of Texas. It is a suburb of Dallas and a bedroom community in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. The population was 38,659 at the 2010 census. A small area in the far northern portion of the city extends into neighboring Denton […]

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Addison Texas

Addison is a city in Dallas County, Texas, in the United States. The population was 13,056 at the 2010 census. Addison is a northern suburb of Dallas. The city calls itself the Town of Addison but it is incorporated as a city. The Town of Addison asked Dallas ISD to build Bush with environmentally sensitive […]

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Turtle Creek Texas

Turtle Creek is the name of small tributary of the Trinity River with headwaters in north Dallas, Texas (USA). It generally runs southwest through north Dallas, passing through Highland Park (an enclave of Dallas), then back into Dallas through the Oak Lawn community and Turtle Creek neighborhood alongside Turtle Creek Boulevard, through Reverchon Park, and […]

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Preston Hollow Texas

`In 1924 Ira De-Loache bought a 56-acre (23 ha) farm in 1924. Preston Hollow’s first lots were carved out of the former farm parcels. De-Loache and Al Joyce developed Preston Hollow, with development largely occurring in the 1930s. Initially Preston Road was the area’s only connection to Downtown Dallas. Terry Box of The Dallas Morning […]

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Valley Ranch Texas

Valley Ranch is a planned unit development in the Dallas, Texas suburb of Irving. The name comes from the fact that the land it is sited on was formerly a working ranch and is located below a large ridge, and thus resembles a valley. The area lies in the Trinity River floodplain; however, an extensive […]

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Southlake Texas

Southlake is a city in northeast Tarrant and southeast Denton counties, Texas. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 26,575. A wealthy suburb of Fort Worth and Dallas, Southlake is known for exemplary public schools, Southlake Town Square, and Carroll High School’s 8-time state champion football team. The Southlake area was settled […]

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Park Cities Texas

Park Cities is a term commonly used in reference to two communities in Dallas County, Texas (USA) – the town of Highland Park and the city of University Park. As of the 2000 census, the Park Cities had a population of 32,166 (though a July 1, 2005 estimate placed the population at 32,599). The two […]

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Plano Texas

Plano ( /ˈpleɪnoʊ/) is a city in the state of Texas, located mostly within Collin County. The city’s population was 259,841 at the 2010 census, making it the ninth-largest city in Texas (Corpus Christi is ranked at #8 and Laredo is ranked at #10) and the 71st most populous city in the United States. Plano […]

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