The City of Carrollton is located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth area and is a vibrant corporate and residential community. Carrollton's location and business cost advantages attract and support a diverse local economy. Over 9,000 businesses call Carrollton home. Manufacturing, construction trades and wholesale trades are some of the largest economic sectors as well as finance, insurance and real estate.
Residents are drawn to the City for its high quality of life, abundant parks, schools and safe neighborhoods.
- Ranked One of the Best Cities for First-Time Homebuyers - HubWallet, 2014
- Ranked #4 in Economic Development - Dallas Business Journal, 2014
- 50 Safest Cities in Texas - Safewise
- 3rd Best Place to Live in America - Areavibe
- Top 10 Cities for Young Families - NerdWallet, 2013