Dallas Texas

About Dallas

Dallas is the 3rd largest city in Texas. It is also the 9th largest city in the United States.  According to the 2010 United States Census, The population of the city was approximately 1.2 million. Dallas is the largest economic center of its metro area. The city grossed $374 billion in 2010. Dallas was founded in 1841 and incorporated as a city in 1856.

Dallas, Texas is very well known for the beautiful buildings. The buildings were built in the modernist and postmodernist eras. Buildings like the JFK Memorial, the Reunion Tower and Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center play a major part in the look of the city.

Dallas is most known for its authentic Mexican, Tex-Mex and barbeque. The city is also famous for its frozen margarita and major chain restaurants. The food industry is plays a big part in the economy here. Other major parts include tourism, art, media, education and sports.

The major local companies in the area include AT&T, Dean Foods, Texas Instruments, Southwest Airlines, Energy Future Holdings Corporation, Holly Corporation and Blockbuster. These are all major employers.

Local weathers report that the area has a humid subtropical climate. Summer temperatures reach well over 100 degrees.  Winter weather can reach as low as 30 degrees, resulting in freezing rain. Spring and fall bring beautiful greenery.

Check your local yellow pages for more information on major venues, restaurants, retail stores, shopping malls and much more.

Advertisement

  • Restaurants

  • Spa & Beauty

  • Shopping

  • Bars & Clubs

Advertisement

National Deals | View All »

  • Save | 53% Provided by Zozi

    Learn To Play The Guitar With Three Private Lessons

    View deal »
  • Save | 84% Provided by Zozi

    Fun & Fitness - 1 Month Of TRX Strength Classes

    View deal »
  • Save | 44% Provided by Zozi

    Polo For All - A One Hour Private Polo Lesson

    View deal »

Advertisement

Advertisement