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Best Places To Live Near South Dallas, Dallas, TX

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  • South Dallas, Dallas, TX
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 28,901
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score94
  • Rockwall, TX
  • City: 25.9mi / 41.7km away
  • 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…[read more]
92
  • Grapevine, TX
  • City: 26.1mi / 42.0km away
  • 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…[read more]
91
  • Richardson, TX
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.9km away
  • 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…[read more]
90
  • Rowlett, TX
  • City: 21.4mi / 34.5km away
  • Population: 59,203
  • Moving to Rowlett 30 years ago was the best move I ever made. It is clean and the neighborhoods are quiet. First and foremost, the city makes a good effort to enforce the city codes that keep the city…[read more]
89
  • Waxahachie, TX
  • City: 18.6mi / 29.9km away
  • 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…[read more]
88
  • Cedar Hill, TX
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • 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…[read more]
88
  • Southeast, Arlington, TX
  • Neighborhood: 19.6mi / 31.6km away
  • Population: 90,151
87
  • Ovilla, TX
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 3,639
87
  • Euless, TX
  • City: 22.4mi / 36.0km away
  • Population: 53,675
  • Lived here since May 2002. Nice, quiet neighborhood with a couple of grocery stores just blocks away. Dental, Chiropractors, Fast food, hair and nail salons, car washes and schools all within walking…[read more]
87
  • University Park, TX
  • City: 13.0mi / 20.8km away
  • 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…[read more]
86
  • Highland Park, TX
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 8,986
86
  • Buckingham North, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 20.0mi / 32.2km away
  • Population: 669
85
  • Forney, TX
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.8km away
  • 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…[read more]
85
  • Irving, TX
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • 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…[read more]
84
  • Oak Leaf, TX
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 1,423
84
  • Arts District, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 9.0mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 581
84
  • Midlothian, TX
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • 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…[read more]
84
  • Grand Prairie, TX
  • City: 14.8mi / 23.8km away
  • 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…[read more]
83
  • Keningston Gardens, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 18.2mi / 29.2km away
  • Population: n/a
83
  • Sunnyvale, TX
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.5km away
  • Population: 5,871
82
  • The Enclave, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 170
82
  • Farmers Branch, TX
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.3km away
  • Population: 32,211
  • Purchased almost a year ago and can't wait to sell! Live off of Valley View and Webb Chapel area, did not realize the speeding danger in this town. Foolish me, Webb Chapel, Marsh, Josey, commuters…[read more]
81
  • Duncanville, TX
  • City: 8.8mi / 14.2km away
  • 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…[read more]
81
  • Heath, TX
  • City: 21.8mi / 35.1km away
  • Population: 7,992
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  • Valley Creek North, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 21.6mi / 34.7km away
  • Population: 206
81
  • West End Historic District, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 874
81
  • Oakcrest, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • Briaroaks, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: n/a
81
  • Highland Park, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 8,797
80
  • Springfield Estates, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 20.7mi / 33.3km away
  • Population: 165
80
  • Lancaster, TX
  • City: 4.9mi / 7.9km away
  • Population: 38,426
  • Lancaster is a conveniently located mid-sized suburb with easy access to area attractions and entertainment. The people are friendly and there is a lot of community pride. There's been a lot of growth…[read more]
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  • Valley Creek, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 21.5mi / 34.5km away
  • Population: n/a
80
  • Main Street District, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 987
80
  • Oakridge On The Creek, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 19.4mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: n/a
80
  • Coomer Creek, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 20.8mi / 33.4km away
  • Population: 6,363
80
  • Venus, TX
  • City: 25.4mi / 40.9km away
  • Population: 3,211
79
  • University Park, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 24,259
79
  • City Center District, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 8.8mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 1,636
79
  • Travis Ranch, TX
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: 3,032
79
  • DeSoto, TX
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 51,854
  • DeSoto is a beautiful community. The neighborhoods are nice, city services are excellent, and there is a strong sense of community. Crime rates are low and the city is low poverty and solidly middle to…[read more]
79
  • Palmer, TX
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 2,268
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  • Oakridge, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 3,126
79
  • Seagoville, TX
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.5km away
  • 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…[read more]
79
  • Northeast Dallas, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 13.6mi / 21.8km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Garland, TX
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.1km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Wykeham Townhomes, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 17.2mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • Waterford Estates, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 16.7mi / 26.9km away
  • Population: 146
78
  • North Dallas, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 15.6mi / 25.2km away
  • Population: 40,893
78
  • Gatewood Estates, Garland, TX
  • Neighborhood: 16.2mi / 26.0km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • Winnetka Heights, Dallas, TX
  • Neighborhood: 8.8mi / 14.1km away
  • 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…[read more]

Listed above are the best places to live in South Dallas, Dallas, TX for 2021. 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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