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Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Coppell is approximately 33,050 (1999), 38659 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 6,404 (1990), 13806 (2010).
The amount of land area in Coppell is 38.136 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Coppell is 14.71 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.065 sq kilometers.
The distance from Coppell to Washington DC is 1235 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 188 miles. (as the crow flies)
Coppell is positioned 32.96 degrees north of the equator and 96.99 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Coppell median income is $ 87,208 (1990).
The Coppell median home price is $ 157,958.


in northwestern Dallas County, just 5 miles north of DFWInternational Airport.
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History & History Related Items

This area was first known as Grapevine Springs in 1832 and was a farming community. By 1873, it was known as Gibbs, honoring former Texas Senator and Lieutenant Governor Barnett Gibbs. In 1890, the city received its final name of Coppell in honor of George Coppell. He was the engineer who is said to have brought the railroad to the community.
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The incorporation of Coppell



Part of D/FW's International Airport property is located within Coppell's city limits.
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Coppell City Government

City of Coppell
Town Center
255 Parkway Boulevard
P.O. Box 478
Coppell, Texas 75019
Phone: (972)-462-0022
Fax (972) 304-3673

The City of Coppell has a Council-Manager form of government.The elected City Council sets the policies for operation of the City government. The City Manager, who is appointed by the City Council, runs the city on a day-to-day basis. The City Council consists of eight members - a Mayor and seven Council members.

Coppell Chamber

Coppell Chamber of Commerce
500 South Denton Tap Road, Suite 101
P.O.Box 452
Coppell TX 75019
Phone: 972-393-2829
Fax: 972-393-7485

Coppell Organizations

Coppell Chamber of Commerce
500 South Denton Tap Road, Suite 101
P.O.Box 452
Coppell TX 75019
Phone: 972-393-2829
Fax: 972-393-7485

Coppell Libraries

W.T. Cozby Public Library
177 North Heartz Road
Coppell, Texas
Phone: 972-304-3655

Coppell Schools

The city of Coppell is served by two school districts, the Coppell Independent School District and the Carrollton/Farmers Branch Independent School District.

Coppell Independent School District
Administrative Offices
200 South Denton Tap Road
Coppell TX 75019
Phone: 972-471-1111

Carrollton/Farmers Branch Independent School District
1445 North Perry Road
Carrollton, TX 75006
Phone: 972-466-6100

Coppell High School Band website Coppell


The population of Coppell was:
1990 - 16,881
1999 - 33,050 (estimate)
2004 - 37,838 (projection)

Coppell had a Median Age of 31.9 in 1990

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