Garland is a city in the U.S. state of Texas. It is located northeast of Dallas and is a part of the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. It is located almost entirely within Dallas County, except a small portion located in Collin and Rockwall counties. At the 2010 census, the city had a population of 226,876.
In 2019, the population rose to 239,928, making it the 93rd-most populous city in the United States of America and the 12th-most populous city in Texas. Garland is second only to the city of Dallas in Dallas County by population and has easy access to downtown Dallas via public transportation including two Dart Blue Line stations and buses.
Public safety is a key component of a vital neighborhood. The Neighborhood Police Officer program is a resource to Garland neighbors providing information on a variety of community programs, including Neighborhood Crime Watch and Crimestoppers. In addition, Garland Police and Fire provide Citizen Academies promoting neighborhood leadership in safe living.
Neighborhood projects provide an excellent opportunity to promote a strong sense of community among residents. Projects are a conduit to increase social capital as well as:
- Promote the goals of a neighborhood association
- Incrementally achieve the shared vision for the neighborhood
- Improve neighborhood image
- Achieve goals important to area residents
- Meet and develop relationships with neighbors
Dalcastle & Linda Heights – Neighborhood in Garland
Dalcastle & Linda Heights is a neighborhood in Garland. The population of Dalcastle & Linda Heights is 2,129 with 49% males and 51% females, and a median age of 34.
31% of this neighborhood is occupied by families with children, 21% single-female families, 10% single-male families, and 69% couples. The average household size in Dalcastle Linda Heights is 3.45, and the average family size is 3.99.
The median household income for residents of Dalcastle Linda Heights, Garland is $63,684, while the median individual income is $35,940. About 78% of residents have finished high school, 26% have completed some form of college, but have no degree, 4% have an associate degree, 19% hold a bachelor’s degree, and 7% have completed graduate school.
There are several types of homes for sale in Dalcastle & Linda Heights, Garland such as Single Family Homes, and Condominiums. The median home price is $224,808.
There are also plenty of dining options for the residents of Dalcastle & Linda Heights, Garland. You can grab your morning cup of coffee from Cultivar Coffee Bar & Roaster, Pupusería Lillian -Salvadoran Food, or la Madeleine Country French Café and sit down for a relaxed weekend brunch at Taco Cabana, Pepper’s Taco, or 24/7 Tacos.
Dessert shops like Shipley Do-Nuts, Dairy-ette, and Dairy Queen in Dalcastle & Linda Heights, Garland are great options for satisfying your sweet tooth. Residents love to order tacos from On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, Pepper’s Taco, or Cuquita’s Restaurant and burgers from Dairy-ette, Dugg Burger, or Whataburger. On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, Cheesesteak House, or Mexicali are some great spots for a fun dine-in experience.