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 14,000 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 Second Most Lean Government - Dallas Business Journal 2017
- Ranked One of Best Places to Raise a Family - SmartAsset 2017
- Ranked One of Safest Texas Cities - Safe Homes 2017
- Ranked 15th Most Recession-Recovered Cities - WalletHub 2017
- Ranked Most Economically Diverse City - WalletHub 2015
- Ranked One of the Best Cities for First-Time Homebuyers - WalletHub 2015