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Carrollton Ranks as One of DFW’s Best Suburbs

Post Date:08/27/2018 8:19 AM

The City of Carrollton ranks third among cities with comparable populations in a Best Suburb of the Dallas-Fort Worth Area survey conducted by Niche, a review site for schools, colleges, and cities across the country.

4-Star-RatingResidents gave Carrollton a four-star rating out of five and an A rating overall. The City earned an A+ in diversity and received an A in public schools, health and fitness, and in being good for families.

Based on a comprehensive assessment of the overall livability of an area, Niche reported their 2018 ranking provides a comprehensive overview of an area and takes into account fifteen key factors, including the quality of local schools, crime rates, housing trends, employment statistics, and access to amenities, in an attempt to measure the overall quality of an area. Ranking is based on data from the 2010 U.S. Census, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and other sources.

Niche rigorously analyzes dozens of public data sets with more than 100 million reviews and survey responses to help understand what a place is really like, and claims to have the most comprehensive data on neighborhoods and U.S. schools with millions of students and families using the Niche grades and report cards to find the right fit.

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