Located between Dallas and Fort Worth, Irving, TX is an inviting and exciting community. With a diverse population of just over 230,000 people, the city boasts both a rich cultural and entertainment scene and an impressive employment sector while retaining a family-friendly atmosphere. With a broad range of housing options available, Irving is an appealing prospect for residents considering a move to the area.
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With impressive academic statistics, the Irving Independent School District stands behind its motto, Where Children Come First, and there you’ll find a wide range of choices in public pre-K to secondary education. Private schools like The Highlands School and Cistercian Preparatory School offer smaller class sizes and more individual attention to their enrolled students. Irving is also home to some great choices in post-secondary education including DeVry University and North Lake College. Find homes for sale in Irving by school district.
Employment and career opportunities abound in Irving. The Las Colinas area of the city—a planned business community—is home to several major company headquarters including ExxonMobil Corp, Kimberly-Clark, Nexstar Media Group, and Daegis, Inc. Irving also plays a key role in the economics of the entire Metroplex and surrounding areas as a travel hub. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, located in Irving, is a major employer in the area and has given rise to many other travel-related companies that thrive alongside it.
Whether you are a sports fan or an outdoor enthusiast, Irving has an abundance of fun and enriching activities for all ages. From world-class golf courses like The Tournament Players Course at the Four Seasons Resort, to the nearby excitement of professional football, baseball, and basketball, Irving is a dream come true for those who love the game. Lake Carolyn provides an array of engaging outdoor activities for the family, and Six Flags Over Texas is just a short drive from Irving.
Are you more drawn to the arts and culture of the city? The Irving Arts Center covers all bases with a pair of theaters and multiple galleries. The complex showcases exhibitions and performances including dance, symphonies, and theater throughout the year. In Heritage Crossing District, you’ll find history preserved and retold in a host of fascinating museums. The Mustangs of Las Colinas is a majestic sight and just happens to be the largest equestrian sculpture in the entire world.
If superior shopping and dining appeal to you, Irving is the place to be. From the mall experience to unique, boutique shops, the Irving area is certain to please the shopper in you. Dining choices range from simple and hearty to elegant and refined, so there’s plenty to go around and something to satisfy any taste. Get more Las Colinas community information.
If you’re ready to start your search for a home in Irving, our community presents housing options to accommodate both personal preferences and budget. Whether you’re searching for a beautiful, single-family home in an exclusive community, or a smaller home in a quiet neighborhood, there are many available properties in the area. Perhaps you prefer an apartment or condominium close to the business center. No matter your goal, our agents are ready to bring the best of Irving to you. Contact RE/MAX DFW Associates or stop into our conveniently located Las Colinas office.