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Best Places To Live In South Dallas, Dallas, TX

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  • South Dallas, Dallas, TX
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 28,901
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score90
  • Rockwall, TX
  • 25.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,672
  • Rockwall, Texas is a beautiful city with reasonably priced homes, good schools and a lot of things to do. Since the summers are very hot here, I love to visit indoor theme parks in the summer such as
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  • Richardson, TX
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 108,350
  • First. The reviewer who posted you could get robbed and murdered in Richardson? Not going to argue that. But you were in the South part of Richardson down new Lake Highlands and North Dallas and it is
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  • Grapevine, TX
  • 26.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 50,538
  • Grapevine is located minutes from DFW Airport, and only 30-45 minutes from Dallas and Fort Worth. In 2018 Grapevine will become a stop on the commuter rail, allowing for even easier travel to Fort
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  • Midlothian, TX
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,530
  • While I have lived in Texas for quite some time, I have only been in Midlothian, Texas for a few months. I feel like I have learned a lot about this city in those short few months, though! Being just 25
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  • Rowlett, TX
  • 21.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 59,203
  • This city is on the brinks of a great future. With being centrally located in DFW, and on the lake, a commercial development boom is about to occur in this great city. Bayside, a $1 billion property, is
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  • Euless, TX
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 53,675
  • Euless is central to many places, has nice parks but people who live here need to know that there are many coyotes who are being continually displaced due to construction. Your small dogs and cats are
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  • Waxahachie, TX
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,536
  • Located 30 minutes from Dallas, Waxahachie is a growing little town that manages to retain its small, friendly and safe community. With the growing the population there are consistently new businesses
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  • Ovilla, TX
  • 10.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,639
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  • Irving, TX
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 232,013
  • The water service bill every month is due in a different date, their day ends at 5PM because if you pay online after 5 PM they will charge a fee of 10% to 12% of your bill.The day ends at Midnight
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  • Cedar Hill, TX
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 47,457
  • Before moving to Houston to pursue my college degree, I was in Cedar Hill near Dallas. This Texan city is located just a few miles from Dallas. In recent years, Cedar Hill has been ranked among the list
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  • Oak Leaf, TX
  • 10.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,423
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  • University Park, TX
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,346
  • There are lots of fun and interesting activities in University Park that you and your family can take advantage of. Whether you're looking for attractions that children will enjoy or want to plan a
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  • Forney, TX
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,842
  • Forney has all the activities that will make your time in the city worthwhile for you and your family. Whether you're looking to spend more time outdoors or want to find a great place to eat, Forney has
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  • Oakridge, Garland, TX
  • 19.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,126
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  • Coomer Creek, Garland, TX
  • 20.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,363
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  • Farmers Branch, TX
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,211
  • I love the city of Farmers. It is quite and very safe. The city police patrol the area. If you need help, the police will be there within a few minutes. If you report something, they will try to get
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  • Brentwood Place, Garland, TX
  • 20.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 334
  • Years ago the HOA people who took care of the pool were pretty good, now there is a new guy over the pool and at first we thought it would be good they were not allowing anyone to drink and made a area
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  • Travis Ranch, TX
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,032
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  • Southeast, Arlington, TX
  • 19.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 90,151
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  • Highland Park, TX
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,986
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  • Grand Prairie, TX
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 185,631
  • Grand Prairie, TX was one of a few stops on a business trip to Texas in 2009. I found Grand Prairie to be a little more than I expected but still nothing "over-the-top". Grand Prairie does a nice job at
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  • Buckingham North, Garland, TX
  • 20 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 669
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  • Briaroaks, Garland, TX
  • 19.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Oakcrest, Garland, TX
  • 19.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • The Enclave, Garland, TX
  • 21 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 170
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  • Northeast Garland, Garland, TX
  • 20.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,479
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  • Oakridge On The Creek, Garland, TX
  • 19.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Duncanville, TX
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 39,599
  • Duncanville is a small city with a big feel. The best thing I like about Duncanville, Texas is the diversity. Duncanville is a suburb of Dallas and is about 15 miles away, but there is no need to travel
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  • Valley Creek, Garland, TX
  • 21.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Gatewood Estates, Garland, TX
  • 16.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Dalcastle And Linda Heights, Garland, TX
  • 15.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 797
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  • Meadowood, Garland, TX
  • 21.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 488
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  • West End Historic District, Dallas, TX
  • 8.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 874
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  • Northeast Dallas, Dallas, TX
  • 13.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 241,397
  • In June 2011, I moved to North Dallas, TX from Washington, DC and lived there for one year. The area I lived in was right next door to Richardson, TX. My total experience in this city was totally
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  • Shores Of Eastern Hills, Garland, TX
  • 17.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 240
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  • Wykeham Townhomes, Garland, TX
  • 17.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Sunnyvale, TX
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,871
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  • Monica Park, Garland, TX
  • 17.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,277
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  • City Center District, Dallas, TX
  • 8.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,636
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  • Springfield Estates, Garland, TX
  • 20.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 165
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  • North Dallas, Dallas, TX
  • 15.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 40,893
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  • Trails, Garland, TX
  • 15.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 174
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  • Garland, TX
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 234,810
  • I've lived in Garland for 2.5 years and purchased a house in a pleasant, diverse neighborhood. However, I have been extremely disappointed with the City Services and Police Department: 1) My
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  • Seagoville, TX
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,701
  • I experienced an excellent stay while living in Seagoville Texas. The city is within Dallas County limits. Seagoville is in close relation to Dallas and Downton Mesquite. The suburban town has quite a
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  • DeSoto, TX
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 51,854
  • I have lived in DeSoto, Texas many years. It was formerly a bedroom community outside of Dallas. It has grown considerably with the new influx of people into the Metroplex. It has also been fueled by the
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  • Mesquite, TX
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 143,771
  • My experience with Mesquite, TX took place in the form of a two week business stay in early 2009. My first impressions were good and they were further reinforced by friends who live in Mesquite. I never
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  • Keningston Gardens, Garland, TX
  • 18.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Lakeview, Garland, TX
  • 17.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Winnetka Heights, Dallas, TX
  • 8.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 65,571
  • One of the advantages of moving to Winnetka Heights is that if you notify the neighborhood, you will receive a Neighborhood Membership Packet. This packet provided me with a restaurant guide, local
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  • Lake Highlands, Dallas, TX
  • 16 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 55,362
  • I lived in the Lake Highland area for over a decade while I was raising children. Though there are a few downsides to the neighborhood, overall my family and I immensely enjoyed our time in Lake

Listed above are the best places to live in South Dallas, Dallas, TX for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - South Dallas, Dallas, TX, followed by the best places to live near South Dallas, Dallas, TX, sorted by Livability Score.

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