Located in Texas, United States, the city of Cockrell Hill is located in the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area.
Cockrell Hill offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Green spaces are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, making it easy to get to them. This city is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Cockrell Hill is an important part of its character. This part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area has quite a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of home owners and renters are about even. A majority of the housing growth in this city happened before the 1960s.
It is usually feasible for home buyers in Cockrell Hill to do their grocery shopping by walking. A small number of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. When it comes to education, it is a rather short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in Cockrell Hill.
A majority of the houses for sale in this part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area are located in places that are reasonably suitable for walking; running daily errands is easy. Cockrell Hill is also reasonably cycling-friendly since there are a fair number of bike lanes. Commuting by car is convenient in this part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area. It is easy to access a place to park. However, commuting by public transit is occasionally difficult in Cockrell Hill. Nevertheless, home owners are served by a few bus lines, and it is especially convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most properties.