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The City of Carrollton is located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth area and is a vibrant corporate and residential community. Carrollton's location and business cost advantages attract and support a diverse local economy. Over 9,000 businesses call Carrollton home. Manufacturing, construction trades and wholesale trades are some of the largest economic sectors as well as finance, insurance and real estate.

Residents are drawn to the City for its high quality of life, abundant parks, schools and safe neighborhoods.

Why Carrollton?

  • Ranked One of the Best Cities for First-Time Homebuyers - HubWallet, 2014
  • Ranked #4 in Economic Development - Dallas Business Journal, 2014
  • 50 Safest Cities in Texas - Safewise
  • 3rd Best Place to Live in America - Areavibe
  • Top 10 Cities for Young Families - NerdWallet, 2013

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The Dallas Morning News issued the results of a transparency study among several North Texas agencies last week and Carrollton earned glowing As across the board.
The City of Carrollton is excited to announce that Cane Rosso, a critically acclaimed local restaurant that has been featured on The Food Network's “Diners, Drive Ins and Dives,” will be opening in Downtown Carrollton this summer in a historic building dating to 1954, located at 1301 Broadway.
American City & County Magazine recently honored the City of Carrollton with a Crown Community Award in the Overall Overhaul category.
The City of Carrollton is located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth area and is a vibrant corporate and residential community. Carrollton's location and business cost advantages attract and support a diverse local economy.
Last updated: 9/25/2014 2:09:19 PM