Far North Dallas

A neighborhood in Dallas, Texas that has multiple communities. It has been generally included of Dallas north of Northwest Highway, along with Lake Highlands and areas north of IH-635 known as Far North Dallas. This area has strong social and economic ties to the Dallas enclave of Park Cities, and two inner suburbs of Dallas, Richardson, and Addison. It is the wealthiest part of Dallas but has its adjacent, less-resourced areas as well.

Education

Secondary

The Collin County portion of North Dallas is served by the Plano Independent School District. Most Dallas County is served by the Dallas Independent School District so students are zoned to either Thomas Jefferson, Emmet J. Conrad, Hillcrest, or W.T White High Schools.

Every Lake Highlands and portions of Far North Dallas in the Dallas County are served by the Richardson Independent School District. Students of Lake Highlands are zoned to Lake Highlands High School or Lloyd V. Bekner High School whole portion of Far North is zoned to Richardson High School or J.J Pearce High School.

Colleges and Universities

  • Southern Methodist University
  • The University of Texas at Dallas
  • Richland College
  • Brookhaven College
  • Texas A&M’s TAMU-Dallas

Nearby Places

Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

It has an overlooking Dealey Plaza at the intersection of Elm and Houston Streets. The museum boasts it examines the life, times, death, and legacy of the late President John F. Kennedy.

Address: 411 Elm St, Dallas, TX

Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden

The Arboretum has been one of the top arboretums all over the world and has been recognized extensively all over the years. The Dallas Arboretum boasts a public array of popular annual events, great emphasis on its family-oriented activities, and amazing educational programs for both children and adults.

Address: 8525 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX

Adventure Landing

Aquatic complex chain with additional land attractions including mini-golf, go-karts, and mini-golf.

Address: 17717 Coit Rd, Dallas, TX

Cavanaugh Flight Museum

The Cavanaugh Flight Museum is a non-profit educational organization devoted to promoting aviation studies and to perpetuating America’s aviation heritage; the museum fulfills its mission by restoring, operating, maintaining, and displaying historically-significant, vintage aircraft, and by collecting materials related to the history of aviation.

Address: 4572 Claire Chennault, Addison, TX

The University of Texas at Dallas

UT Dallas is a top public university located in one of the nation’s fastest-growing metropolitan regions. Our eight schools offer more than 140 undergraduate and graduate programs, plus professional certificates and fast-track programs. Bed Bug Exterminator Dallas

Address: 800 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX

 

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