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Carrollton
Dallas County, Texas

ZipCodes
75006, 75007, 75008, 75010




Page Contents for Carrollton, Texas

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Carrollton is approximately 97,500 1997, 119097 2010.
The approximate number of families is 32,9921990, 43299 2010.
The amount of land area in Carrollton is 90.041 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.514 sq kilometers.
The distance from Carrollton to Washington DC is 1229 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 191 miles. (as the crow flies)
Carrollton is positioned 32.98 degrees north of the equator and 96.89 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Carrollton per capita income is $ 19,065.

Location

in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex in North Central Texas,
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History & History Related Items


A History page for Carrollton
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The settling of Carrollton

1840's

The founding of Carrollton

June 14, 1913. On this date the original town of Peter's Colony became Carrollton.


Attractions


Old Downtown Square
This is the first commercial area to be in Carrollton. Restored and enjoyable. Come spend a day or more strolling through the shopes, eateries or simply enjoy the special ambience.
Kids Corral Playground
12 acres of fun for kids in Mary Heads Carter Park in the center of town. Don't miss the "haunted Castle" and other favorite spots here.
Perry Museum
A partially restored home of DeWitt C. Perry, the son of A.W. Perry, who was the founder of Carrollton. Built in 1909 from materials salvaged from the original homestead which was built in 1857. Tours are available.
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Carrollton City Government

City of Carrollton, Texas
1945 East Jackson Road
P. O. Box 110535
Carrollton, Texas 75011-0535
Phone: 972 466-3000
email carrollton: webmaster@ci.carrollton.tx.us

Carrollton Chamber

Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce
1204 Metrocrest Drive
Carrollton, Texas
Phone: 972 416-6600

Carrollton Organizations

Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce
1204 Metrocrest Drive
Carrollton, Texas
Phone: 972 416-6600

Carrollton Libraries

Carrollton Public Library
2001 E. Jackson Road
Carrollton, Texas 75006
Phone: 972 466-3353

Carrollton Schools

The children of Carrollton attend school in one of three public school districts.
1. Carrollton/Farmers Branch Independent School District. This is where the majority of students attend
2. The Dallas Independent School District
3. The Lewisville Independent School District Carrollton

Miscellany

There are 38 square miles in Carrollton
Mean household income of $ 51,242

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