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  1. #1 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Cottonwood Creek South

    Neighborhood in Richardson, TX,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 564,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Coppell

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    212 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in N. Texas for almost two decades and five of those years have been in Coppell. Coppell is a very diverse, forward thinking, safe and comfortable town in the middle of the DFW....

    Read 212 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 41,494,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Southlake

    Suburb of Fort Worth, TX,

    108 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Sounds like some people who are rating Southlake on this website have axes to grind. It also doesn't sound like they live there.There are great parks with baseball fields, Bob Jones Nature Center, a fantastic senior center, a fitness club with pools and water slides that's affordable.The town has recreational programs for everyone.Shopping is as good or better than most. Exceptional schools which have students who attend top colleges..

    Read 108 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 31,684,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Canyon Creek South

    Neighborhood in Richardson, TX,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 3,956,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    University Park

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    22 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says University Park is the perfect mix. It is affluent, but not as flashy and gaudy as Highland Park. It is very safe at all hours. It is super close to Uptown and extremely easy to access all parts of...One of my favourite parts is that it actually has a “pulse”. I used to live in Bluffview where you don’t know if your neighbours are alive or dead. It felt scarily quiet, and I didn’t know anybody....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 25,027,

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  6. #6 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Timberbrook

    Neighborhood in Plano, TX,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,718,

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  7. #7 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Heights Park

    Neighborhood in Richardson, TX,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Extremely family friendly neighborhood. Drive down any street and you’ll see families in their yards, people walking, and kids playing. Walkable to great restaurants and coffee at Heights and....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,757,

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  8. #8 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Frisco

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    668 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Frisco is an awesome city to live in! Today, it's one of the fastest-growing cities in the US with a population of roughly 200,000. And Frisco isn't just a suburb — it's a beloved city unto itself.....

    Read 668 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 188,387,

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  9. #9 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Arapaho

    Neighborhood in Richardson, TX,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Richardson is a great place to live, and Arapaho exemplifies that wonderfully. There are many great local restaurants, coffee shops, and other businesses. The parks are nice for playing with....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 3,168,

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  10. #10 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Flower Mound

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    305 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Flower Mound is a very nice and well established town. I’m definitely grateful to have grown up in a community similar to this one. There are a plethora of people in every age group, plenty of ways....

    Read 305 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 78,854,

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  11. #11 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Murphy

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    91 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The best city to live in all the DFW hands down. No more land which means this city's realestate will grow substantially outpacing all its neighboring cities. The community is strong, stick together,....

    Read 91 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 20,711,

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  12. #12 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Colleyville

    Suburb of Fort Worth, TX,

    57 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Recently relocated to Colleyville, and we love it! We found a beautiful neighborhood with lots of parks and trails. The restaurants and shops are all fantastic, and the schools have a great....

    Read 57 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 26,766,

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  13. #13 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Trophy Club

    Suburb of Fort Worth, TX,

    42 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Trophy Club was recently rated the 2nd safest city in Texas, and is just that: safe! People are always willing to lend a helping hand, reach out to their neighbors, and always wave on their golf....

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 11,904,

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  14. #14 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Canyon Creek North

    Neighborhood in Richardson, TX,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love the creeks and parks that are around. We always have a good neighborhood watch group. Even though the creek is a very popular place to take pictures, not only in Richardson but cities around.....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 4,482,

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  15. #15 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Sunnyvale

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    61 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have been at Sunnyvale School District from kindergarten year to my Senior year. Growing up here I have made some of my closest friends. During my time at the high school, I've had an amazing....

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 6,664,

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  16. #16 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Highland Park

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    22 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Highland Park is a very friendly neighborhood, but it's also known as a bubble of its own. It's a very niche community that celebrates fun events, but it does have a reputation of a rich....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 9,143,

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  17. #17 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Lantana

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    26 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Love Lantana! Very pricey tax wise, but plenty of amenities to follow, like pools, gyms, lawn care and more..

    Read 26 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 10,152,

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  18. #18 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Double Oak

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Double oak is a beautiful place to live. It has beautiful large lots and many walking areas. It is very close to many restaurants and shops. Even being close to the different shops and restaurants....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 3,099,

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  19. #19 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Plano

    City in Texas,

    894 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says I moved to Plano at age 14, I would recommend this city to those with children, especially in the center of Plano (From Dallas North Tollway to Highway 75). This city truly has everything you need.....

    Read 894 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 288,870,

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  20. #20 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Campbell Green

    Neighborhood in Dallas, TX,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says The public educational facilities are far better than the location where I originally came from and I think there will be many successful figures emerging from the Dallas/Plano area in the future..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 4,757,

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  21. #21 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Preston Highlands

    Neighborhood in Dallas, TX,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 5,430,

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  22. #22 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Greenwood Hills

    Neighborhood in Richardson, TX,

    17 Niche users give it an average review of 3.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I just moved here in December. I feel very safe and welcome in this neighborhood. It is very family friendly..

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 4,834,

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  23. #23 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Highland Village

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    70 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says My family and I moved to Highland Village in 2005 and have been here ever since. Highland Village is surrounded by some bigger cities, but still feels small and has a close sense of community. The....

    Read 70 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 16,701,

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  24. #24 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Fairview

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says love Fairview, TX. Very interesting in serving in the town of Fairview's government, IF any opportunities exist. An encompassing a hands-on hands-off approach, intermittently, with a city mayor and a....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 8,998,

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  25. #25 Best Places to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Lucas

    Suburb of Dallas, TX,

    38 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Lucas is a good city but it doesn't have a lot of buildings inside of the city. We only recently got a Walmart and a few other businesses; however we are surrounded by bigger cities so it isn't to....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 8,137,

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