Dallas is the urban epicenter of its greater metropolitan area, and is known for its restaurants, sprawling suburbs and a robust job market that ranges from automotive headquarters to technology startups. It is home to the annual Texas State Fair, and some of the largest churches in the country. There are currently 4,416 properties for sale in Dallas, where the median listing price is $400,000. The Zillow Home Value Index is $166,100. Home values have increased by 12.2 percent over the past year, and are expected to rise another 5 percent over the next 12 months. The median price per square foot in Dallas is $205. On average, homes for sale in Dallas stay on the market for 48 days and receive three offers. Dallas is the 25th most walkable large city in the U.S., with a walk score of 46, a transit score of 39 and a bike score of 44. Dallas is home to approximately 1,197,816 people and 787,965 jobs.
The median age in Dallas is 33 while the median age of Dallas homeowners is 47 and the median household income is $43,781 per year. Popular Dallas neighborhoods include Northeast Dallas, Far North, Southeast Dallas, Southwest Dallas, Preston Hollow, Cedar Crest, Winnetka Heights, Lake Highlands and Oak Lawn.
Dallas offers countless opportunities to shop and dine at its renowned restaurants, malls and hotels, including the Gaylord Texan Resort. In addition to several museums, the Dallas World Aquarium and Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden offer opportunities to explore the natural world. Colleges and universities include the Southern Methodist University, University of Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas. Other attractions include the Texas Motor Speedway, the Stockyards Championship Rodeo and Sundance Square.
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