Located in Texas, United States, the city of Benbrook is located in the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Benbrook. Most areas in this part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area are quiet, as the streets are usually peaceful - however noise can be problematic near the railway line or Interstate 20. Lastly, it is easy to get to green spaces in the city and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out.
In Benbrook, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. The average year of construction for properties in this city is 1980. This city has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the population of this city own their home while renters make up the remainder.
High schools and primary schools are not very numerous in this part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area, and accordingly not always within walking distance. When it comes to eating, a portion of house buyers in Benbrook may be able to access one of approximately 10 grocery stores on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes within walking distance.
This part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area is very car friendly. Many houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 20, and parking is easy. In contrast, commuting by transit can be very hard in Benbrook due to the infrequent service. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines. It is inconvenient for people traveling on foot to navigate Benbrook because running daily errands is challenging on foot. Benbrook is also not particularly amenable to biking since there is a considerable amount of hills, and the bicycling infrastructure is not very well-developed.