The city of Denison, Texas is situated in the Sherman metropolitan area.
Denison is quiet, as the streets tend to be quite tranquil - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines or the airport (North Texas Regional Airport).
The median year of construction for buildings in Denison is 1980. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this city is an important part of its character. Roughly 70% of the units in the city are occupied by home owners and 30% are rented. This city has a variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Some, but not all, property owners in this part of the Sherman metropolitan area will live within walking distance of one of around 20 supermarkets. Residents of Denison are served by over 50 restaurants as well. As far as education is concerned, high schools and primary schools are not especially numerous in this city, and accordingly tend to be a rather long walk away. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
Denison is an extremely good part of the Sherman metropolitan area for traveling by car. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, this part of the Sherman metropolitan area is not very suitable for walking as most daily needs are difficult to meet without the use of a car.