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Coppell Livability #10 ranked city in Texas#140 ranked city in the USARanks better than 99% of areas

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      Living in Coppell, TX

      Located in the state of Texas, Coppell is a medium-sized city with a population of 40,631 people. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (70% White). Given that fact, Coppell could be considered less diverse than other cities. If finding a family friendly city is important to you, look no further. With more than 86% of the population considered married and 45% with kids under the age of 18, Coppell could be considered a very suitable city for families.

      Without the right tools, moving to any new area can be very stressful and challenging. Living in Coppell, Texas could be a good experience for anyone who puts in the time to do the research required. Finding the best places to live in Coppell and nearby areas is a much easier task when you can rely on information and data from the livability score, which includes crime, weather, employment, housing and other important metrics.

      Coppell, TX receives 91 out of 100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #14 in Texas and #16 in the USA. Compared to the US average, Coppell ranks among some of the best places to live in the country! The cherry on top is that Coppell also ranks in the top 10 percent of all cities. If we dig a little deeper into each category within the livability score, we see that Coppell has higher than average rankings for the following: amenities (A+), crime (A+), weather (B), education (A+), employment (A) and housing (A+). Regrettably for Coppell, there are some categories for which it does not score well, this includes: cost of living (F).

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Coppell on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

      Feeling a sense of safety in the area that you live in is a must for most people. Low crime rates can have a positive impact on things like home prices, home appreciation rates and the overall sense of community. Coppell has a violent crime rate of 67 crimes per 100,000 residents which is far lower than the national average.

      Knowing that the Coppell schools rank highly for test scores plays an important factor in deciding if this area is the right place to live. The average school test scores are 90%, which is far higher than the national average.

      Based on multiple factors including: median home and rental prices, appreciation rates and home affordability, Coppell has received high marks in the housing category. Based on these calculations, the apartment rental and real estate market appears to be very healthy.

      Coppell real estate prices and overall affordability will play a huge role in determining if the area is the right fit for you. Of course there are probably some other items on your “wish list”, but even before they are considered, let’s take a look at the home prices and affordability in Coppell. The median home price for Coppell homes is $317,900, which is 122.8% higher than the Texas average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Coppell, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 2.8, which is 7.7% higher than the Texas average. For most people, purchasing a new home is the biggest investment they will make in their lifetime. Taking a look at overall real estate appreciation rates in Coppell will offer some insight into determining if your home purchase will be a solid investment for years to come. In Coppell, the year-over-year appreciation rates were 0.5%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 8.1%.

      Coppell transportation information

      Statistic Coppell Texas National
      Average one way commute25min26min26min
      Workers who drive to work81.2%80.3%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.0%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.0%1.5%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.1%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.5%1.6%2.8%
      Working from home9.8%4.3%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Coppell, TX data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).