Located in Texas, United States, the city of Rowlett is situated in the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area.
Rowlett is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite loud, especially closer to the railway line. There is almost no greenery in this city, although there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in.
Home owners occupy about 85% of the dwellings in the city whereas the rest are rented. The main housing types in this city are single detached homes and townhouses. Around 30% of properties in this part of the Dallas - Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area were constructed in the 1990s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This city is notably good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
Reaching one of around 10 supermarkets on foot is possible for some, but not all, house buyers in this city. There are also a few choices for those who cherish nearby restaurants and cafes. Concerning education, primary schools are easy to get to on foot from any location in this city. However, high schools are not very plentiful and accordingly tend to require an extended walk to get to. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
The favored transportation option in Rowlett is usually driving. Parking is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit service in Rowlett is not very frequent. Nevertheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines. It is difficult for pedestrians to move around in Rowlett since very few daily errands can be run on foot.