Located in Texas, United States, the city of Haltom City is located in the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area.
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Haltom City. This part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area is quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to one of the railway lines, Interstate 820 or Airport Freeway. Lastly, green spaces, including North Park and Broadway Park, are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which makes it easy to reach them from most locations within the city.
Roughly 60% of the units in the city are occupied by home owners and 40% are rented. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly two thirds of the dwellings in this city, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. The average year of construction for properties in this part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area is 1972. This city is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is typically an option for home buyers in Haltom City to do grocery shopping by walking. Residents benefit from over 100 restaurants and cafes as well. In terms of education, property buyers will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in Haltom City. In contrast, property owners may find it challenging to reach high schools as a pedestrian. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
Haltom City is especially car friendly. Parking is generally easy, and many homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 820. However, Haltom City is not a very convenient part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area for traveling by public transit. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the city. It is at times challenging to travel by bike in this city since the cycling infrastructure is not very extensive, and there are a good number of hills to challenge cyclists. Most houses for sale in this city are located in places that are also not especially convenient for walking because few common errands can be run on foot.