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Overview

Introduction to Coppell, Texas

Coppell, Texas, in Dallas county, is 6 miles SE of Flower Mound, Texas and 16 miles N of Arlington, Texas. The city is included in the Dallas metropolitan area.

Coppell History

German and French settlers first arrived in this area in the 1840s. The area was originally known as Gibbs Station. In 1890, the city was given its present name in honor of local engineer George A. Coppell, who brought the railroad to the city. Coppell was incorporated in 1955. The city experienced rapid development after the opening of the Dallas Fort Worth International Airport in 1974.

Coppell and nearby Attractions

  • Coppell Aquatic and Recreation Center
  • National Scouting Museum
  • Farmers Branch Historical Park
  • Six Flags Over Texas
  • Dallas World Aquarium Zoological Gardens
  • Fort Worth Zoo

Things To Do In Coppell

While in Coppell, you can spend your leisure hours at the Andrew Brown Community Park, Denton Creek Park, Allen Road Park, Hunterwood Park, Grapevine Springs Park and Riverchase Park. Wagon Wheel Park includes 6 baseball fields, 8 tennis courts and 5 soccer fields. You can also visit the Dallas World Aquarium, Fort Worth Botanic Garden, Southfork Ranch or the Dallas Zoo from Coppell. The City of Coppell also organizes various recreational events and festivals throughout the year, such as the Oaktober Fest, Spirit of Coppell July 4th Celebration and the Sweetheart Ball Dance.

Coppell Transportation

Dallas/Fort Worth International is the nearest major airport.

Coppell Higher Education

Brookhaven College, Richland College and the Texas Woman's University are among the colleges and universities offering courses in higher education to the residents of Coppell.

Demographics

People

Total Population41,138
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens8.1%
Employed Population 16+22,262
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married65.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher66.5%
Median Earnings25+$68,197
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,931
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,282

Wealth

Median Family Income$136,805
% Above Poverty Level95.8%
% Below Poverty Level4.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home9.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone19.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,268
Median House Value$344,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)44.7%
German14.3%
English13.3%
Irish9.8%
Italian3.1%
French Except Basque2.8%
Scottish2%
Swedish1.4%
African1.3%
Polish1.2%
Arab1.1%
Norwegian1%
Dutch1%
Nigerian0.8%
Hungarian0.7%
Czech0.7%
Russian0.6%
Lebanese0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Welsh0.5%
Canadian0.4%
Iranian0.3%
Finnish0.3%
Iraqi0.3%
Swiss0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Australian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Brazilian0.2%
Austrian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
Basque0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
US/American0.1%
Slovak0.1%
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Coppell Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dallas County
Standard Zip Codes75019
Company Zip Codes75099
Phone Area Codes214
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.96
Approximate Longitude-96.99

Coppell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationGRAPEVINE DAM
Distance2.1 miles
Jan Temp31 to 54 F
Apr Temp51 to 75 F
Jul Temp73 to 96 F
Oct Temp53 to 79 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationDALLAS-FT WORTH INTL AP
Distance3.8 miles
Jan Temp34 to 54 F
Apr Temp54 to 76 F
Jul Temp75 to 95 F
Oct Temp56 to 78 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationDALLAS LOVE AP
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp36 to 55 F
Apr Temp56 to 77 F
Jul Temp77 to 96 F
Oct Temp58 to 79 F
Annual Precip37 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Carrollton131,240$82,794
Farmers Branch33,808$70,679
Flower Mound71,575$134,629
Grapevine51,733$103,818
Lewisville103,638$70,705
Southlake30,090$222,795

Coppell Public Libraries

Cozby Library And Community Commons
177 N HEARTZ RD
Coppell, Texas
(972) 304-3655

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Coppell Public Schools

Austin El
161 S Moore
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-7300
Primary
Total Enrollment 501
Coppell H S
185 W Pkwy Blvd
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-6100
High
Total Enrollment 3136
Coppell Middle East
400 Mockingbird
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-6600
Middle
Total Enrollment 905
Coppell Middle North
120 Natches Trace
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-7100
Middle
Total Enrollment 909
Coppell Middle West
1301 Wrangler Cir
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-8600
Middle
Total Enrollment 979
Cottonwood Creek El
615 Minyard
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-8300
Primary
Total Enrollment 538
Denton Creek El
250 Natches Trace
ZIP: 75019
(214) 896-8100
Primary
Total Enrollment 594
Lakeside El
1100 Village Pkwy
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-7600
Primary
Total Enrollment 504
Mockingbird El
300 Mockingbird
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-8200
Primary
Total Enrollment 559
New Tech H S At Coppell
113 Samuel Blvd
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-5900
High
Total Enrollment 378
Pinkerton El
260 Southwestern Blvd
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-6800
Primary
Total Enrollment 322
Riverchase Ele
272 S Macarthur Blvd
ZIP: 75019
(972) 968-2900
Primary
Total Enrollment 365
Town Center El
185 N Heartz Rd
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-7800
Primary
Total Enrollment 511
Universal Academy - Flower Mound
1001 E Sandy Lake Rd
ZIP: 75019
(972) 393-5834
Other
Total Enrollment 1036
Victory Place At Coppell
550 N Denton Tap Rd
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-8032
Other
Vista Academy Of Coppell
140 S Heartz Rd
ZIP: 75019
(972) 242-5864
Primary
Total Enrollment 320
Wilson El
200 S Coppell Rd
ZIP: 75019
(214) 496-7500
Primary
Total Enrollment 554

Coppell Private Schools

Coppell Montessori Academy
136 Fitness Ct
ZIP: 75019
Elementary
Total Enrollment 18
Creme De La Creme
300 S Denton Tap Rd
ZIP: 75019
Elementary
Total Enrollment 55
Primrose School Of Coppell
275 E Parkway Blvd
ZIP: 75019
Elementary
Total Enrollment 18
Spanish Schoolhouse
653 Parkway Blvd
ZIP: 75019
Elementary
Total Enrollment 14
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