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Overview

Introduction to Southlake, Texas

Southlake, Texas, in Tarrant county, is 5 miles SW of Flower Mound, Texas (center to center) and 14 miles N of Arlington, Texas. The city is conveniently located inside the Fort Worth - Arlington metropolitan area. There are an estimated 21,519 people in Southlake.

Southlake History

The city of Southlake was incorporated in the 1960s. The estimated population in 1966 was 1,200 which expanded to over 2,000 in just 4 years. The rapid growth in population was due to the migration of families from bustling neighboring cities. By the 1990s, six manufacturers had started producing concrete products, food packaging material, and engines resulting in rapid prosperity of the population.

Southlake and nearby Attractions

  • Camp Burnett
  • Walnut Grove Park
  • Kirkwood Branch
  • Saint Laurence Episcopal Church
  • Southlake Public Library
  • Absalom H. Chivers Cemetery

Things To Do In Southlake

Camp Burnett is of historical importance and great interest to tourists. Walnut Grove Park provides a host of recreational activities for visitors. Kirkwood Branch creek has a scenic walkway which attracts many tourists interested in long walks. Saint Laurence Episcopal Church and Absalom H. Chivers Cemetery are bastions of peace. Southlake Public Library has a huge collection of books and magazines for visitors.

Southlake Transportation

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport provides air transportation facilities to the residents of Southlake.

Southlake Higher Education

The University of Texas at Arlington, Texas Christian University, and University of North Texas offer higher educational facilities.

Demographics

People

Total Population29,101
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens8.9%
Employed Population 16+12,679
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married70%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher67.1%
Median Earnings25+$103,377
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,263
Median Earnings With High School Degree$52,757

Wealth

Median Family Income$205,800
% Above Poverty Level97.5%
% Below Poverty Level2.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home12.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone10.8%
Median Gross Rent$1,287
Median House Value$586,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.8%
German20.4%
Irish14.9%
English13%
Italian6.7%
French Except Basque3.5%
Scottish3.3%
Polish2.6%
Dutch2%
Swedish1.6%
African1.4%
Norwegian1.3%
Welsh1.3%
Arab1.1%
Russian0.9%
Canadian0.9%
Afghan)0.8%
Lebanese0.7%
Czech0.6%
Greek0.6%
Lithuanian0.5%
Nigerian0.5%
Ukrainian0.4%
Belgian0.4%
Iranian0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Danishn0.2%
Bulgarian0.2%
Egyptian0.2%
Luxemburger0.2%
Syrian0.2%
Bahamian0.1%
Turkish0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Estonian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Israeli0.1%
Slovak0.1%
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Southlake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Tarrant County
Standard Zip Codes76092
Phone Area Codes682,817
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.95
Approximate Longitude-97.14

Southlake 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
Distance4.9 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
Distance7.4 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
Distance17.7 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
Bedford48,864$79,702
Colleyville24,982$169,561
Flower Mound69,966$130,904
Grapevine50,538$103,493

Southlake Public Libraries

Southlake Public Library
1400 MAIN ST STE 130
Southlake, Texas
(817) 748-8243

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Southlake Hospitals

Forest Park Medical Center Southlake
(Proprietary)
421 East Highway 114
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southlake
(Proprietary)
1545 Southlake Boulevard

Southlake Public Schools

Carroll El
1705 W Continental Blvd
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-4300
Primary
Total Enrollment 542
Carroll H S
800 White Chapel Blvd
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-5600
Other
Total Enrollment 1384
Carroll Middle
1800 E Kirkwood Blvd
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-5400
Middle
Total Enrollment 659
Carroll Senior H S
1501 W Southlake Blvd
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-5800
High
Total Enrollment 1284
Don T Durham Int
801 Shady Oaks
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-5300
Middle
Total Enrollment 628
Eubanks Int
500 S Kimball Ave
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-5200
Middle
Total Enrollment 572
Florence El
3095 Johnson Rd
ZIP: 76092
(817) 744-4700
Primary
Total Enrollment 500
George Dawson Middle
400 S Kimball Ave
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-5500
Middle
Total Enrollment 646
Jack D Johnson El
1301 N Carroll Ave
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-4500
Primary
Total Enrollment 526
Old Union El
1050 S Carroll Ave
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-4600
Primary
Total Enrollment 420
Robert H Rockenbaugh El
301 Byron Nelson Pkwy
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-4700
Primary
Total Enrollment 554
Tarrant Co J J A E P
2400 N Carroll Ave
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-8222
Walnut Grove El
2520 N White Chapel Blvd
ZIP: 76092
(817) 949-4400
Primary
Total Enrollment 669

Southlake Private Schools

The Clariden School
100 Clariden Ranch Rd
ZIP: 76092
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 79
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