Two Great Small Cities in the Dallas Area – Fairview & The Colony

Family at home- Information on The Colony and Fairview, TXDallas is a metropolis of industry, retail and nightlife. While “Big D” offers a wealth of business and culture, not everyone want to live in the midst of so much activity.

Are you considering relocating to the Dallas area? Or perhaps you’re ready to trade the big city life for something more suburban? If so, check out the small towns of Fairview and The Colony. These charming suburbs offer a laid-back lifestyle, true Texas hospitality and relatively easy access to the big city, if the need to go into town arises.

About Fairview

Just follow US-75 N out of Dallas for about 30 miles and you’ll find yourself in the small Texas town of Fairview. Home to approximately 7,248 residents, Fariview boasts high home values and small-town charm. Stroll through gorgeous gardens, take a horseback-riding lesson or feast on some delicious BBQ at one of many nearby restaurants.

Population: 7,248
Median Home Value: $301,900
Homeownership Rate: 95.5%
Distance from Dallas, TX: about 30 miles north

About The Colony

Bordered by the Lewisville Lake, the small but popular town of The Colony boasts an active athletic community, relatively affordable home prices and a developing business presence. Enjoy seasonal festivals and city-sponsored events like the Liberty by the Lake Festival each July 4th or the Bow-Wow Pow-Wow, a dog-friendly water festival in September.

Population: 36,328
Median Home Value: $119,800
Homeownership Rate: 71.0%
Distance from Dallas: about 28 miles north

(Sources: U.S. Census and

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