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Farmers Branch

Population: 28,620 | Area: 12.0 sq mi
Oran Good Park Photo By Melisa Oporto

The city's pitch: "As the oldest settlement in Dallas County, Farmers Branch is a community that is steeped in Texas heritage with very deep roots. Our Historical Park is one of the best-kept secrets in the area, where visitors can take a walk back in time and lose themselves amongst historical buildings and gardens. Still, Farmers Branch has its eye firmly fixed on the future, constantly expanding its commercial base, transportation options, and the infrastructure and services that keep residents here for a lifetime. With Dallas Area Rapid Transit’s light-rail system to complement the City’s innovative programs and state-of-the-art facilities, Farmers Branch truly has something to offer for the whole family."


  • Median Age: 35.6
  • Population Growth: 13.9 %
  • Population Density: 2385.0 ppl/sq mile


  • School District: Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD
  • Students Passing TAKS: 80%
  • Average SAT Score: 1008


  • Violent Crime Rate: 1.782 per 1,000 residents
  • Non-Violent Crime Rate: 40.5 per 1,000 residents

Real Estate:

  • Average Price of Homes Sold: $155,749