Farmer’s Branch

Population: 26,600

 
Farmer’s Branch sits in the northern crest of Dallas. The area has maintained a close-knit, neighborly atmosphere throughout its growth. Excellent municipal services, along with outstanding parks and recreation programs, add to the charm of Farmer’s Branch. The area is within 20 minutes from Downtown Dallas and has easy access to major highways within the city.

Education

Farmer’s Branch is served by the Carrollton-Farmer’s Branch Independent School District and the Dallas ISD.

The Dallas Independent School District has cooperative education, alternative schools, special education and gifted student programs.

The Carrollton-Farmer’s Branch Independent School District places special emphasis on individual attention to meet the needs of students. The district offers 25 elementary schools, six middle schools, four high schools, and three education centers. Award-winning vocational instruction, a progressive alternative school designed to re-interest potential dropouts, and a variety of special education courses are also offered through the disrict.

Many private schools also are located in and around the area including Trinity Christian Academy.

Brookhaven College, a Dallas County Community College, is located in Farmers Branch. Several colleges and universities are located within commuting distance to the area.

Shopping

Furneaux Creek Village
The Galleria

Old Downtown Carrollton
Trinity Valley Village on the Parkway
The Shops at Willow Bend

Grapevine Mills Mall

More Useful Links

Texas Online
Dallas County Appraisal District

Golf Courses

Private Bent Tree Country Club
Brookhaven Country Club
Columbian Country Club
Glen Eagles Country Club

Indian Creek Golf Course

Northwood Hills Country Club

Preston Trail Golf Club
Prestonwood Country Club

Parks

This area has over 70 park areas including a 22 acre Historical Park.

Media

Addison – North Dallas Register
Dallas Morning News
Farmers Branch Times

Utilities

Cable
Time Warner: 972-742-5892

Electric

TXU: 800-242-9113

Gas

TXU Gas: 800-460-3030

Telephone

Verizon: 800-483-4400
SBC: 800-464-7928

Water

Addison: 972- 450-7081
Carrollton: 972-466-3120
Farmers Branch: 972-919-2601

Post Office

Farmers Branch Post Office
13904 Josey Lane
972-247-4591

Addison Post Office
15301 Addison Road
972-233-2511

Carrollton Post Office
2030 E. Jackson Road
972-245-3566

Driver’s License

DPS Office in Carrollton
2625 Old Denton Road, Suite 310
972-245-5800

Chamber Of Commerce

City of Farmer’s Branch

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