Located in Dallas County, Addison is a social community with a population of about 15,500 as of 2013. For those who desire small town charm with big town opportunities, this is a city offering something for everyone, whether you’re young and single, a family with children, or “empty nesters.”
Voted as extremely livable by Area Vibes, Addison is a unique urban enclave boasting more restaurants per capita than any other U.S. city. With 22 hotels, more than 170 restaurants, unique retail shops and upscale living, residents find this charming yet progressive city the perfect place to call home. According to the city’s website, Addison is an ideal place to begin a career or business, because of the way the town is engineered and the fact that a city this small provides ample office space and is geared toward growing technology.
While Addison is a fast-paced city filled with young professionals and entrepreneurs, those looking for quiet, peaceful surroundings will enjoy the many beautiful parks and hometown atmosphere. In terms of education, the city is served by Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD, Dallas ISD, two private schools, and one charter school. While Dallas is just over 15 miles away, there is little reason to commute other than for work or travel from the DFW International Airport, given all of the local amenities available in Addison including fine dining, shopping, entertainment, area parks, fitness facilities, libraries, and more.
If Addison sounds like an amazing city, it truly is. Whether you are looking for a home or thinking about selling, give Team Nelson, your local Addison real estate experts, a call today. We help make buying or selling a home easy, and can help locate your dream home!