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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    A+
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    C+
Terrell is a town in Texas with a population of 16,997. Terrell is in Kaufman County. Living in Terrell offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. Many families live in Terrell and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Terrell are above average.
About Terrell...
Population
16,997

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$100,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$897
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    51%
  • Own
    49%
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Terrell Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    259.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    16.6
    6.1
  • Rape
    49.7
    40.7
  • Robbery
    77.3
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    535.8
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,342
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    331.4
    284

Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    12%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    18%
    13%

Working in Terrell

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$42,555
National
$55,322
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Terrell Reviews

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Terrell, Texas is a small town that many have never heard of but soon will. This bountiful city is now growing into a home of growing businesses and high standards of education. We are growing tomorrow's leaders and have just added several new businesses. Our high school offers free Associates degree programs and certifications programs to help our students achieve more than they were dreamed possible. The authentic downtown is full of new and old business with an old theatre that showcases classic movies and local theatre groups. There are local coffee shops and shopping and the senior center is a great place to stop for lunch for a great history lesson. Terrell is also home to several industries and an airport with the added bonus of a museum highlighting the British flying school located here during World War two. Terrell, Texas is an amazing place to visit and live amazing and will soon be a place known around the nation.
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Nothing is really special about this town in the moment. The schools have (some) decent teacher along with some excellent facilities. The STEM program here is in it's infancy and is expected to grow in the future. The town is expected to increase in wealth soon, due to multiple developments being made in the city. Would comeback to see friends and reminisce.
The people in terrell are every nice, it's mix with different ethnicities. The neighborhood pretty much mind there on business, at night it's precisely quite. People are friendly they save at you and keep moving with there on life.