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Relocating to Dallas?

The following resources are also available from the Leasing and Relocation Office; for more information call 214-887-5210 or 800-DTS-WORD.

Office hours are: Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

This information is solely provided as an accommodation for the purpose of finding businesses in the Dallas area. This is not a recommendation or endorsement of any of these business. We encourage you to independently determine the suitability of each company with which you work.

* The Richardson Independent School District is strong, as is Garland, Mesquite, Lewisville, Plano, and Midlothian. Many students who have children entering 4th grade or higher typically move to one of these school districts.

Dallas Area Weather

  • Normal average daily temperature: 66 F
  • Warmest month—July, daily mean temperature: 84.75 F
  • Coldest month—January, daily mean temperature: 46.6 F
Month Avg. Temp (High/Low)  
January 56°/37°  
February 61°/41°  
March 69°/49°  
April 77°/56°  
May 84°/65°  
June 92°/73°  
July 96°/77°  
August 96°/77°  
September 89°/69°  
October 79°/58°  
November 67°/47°  
December 58°/39°  


  • There are more than 70 hospitals in the Dallas area, including Baylor University Medical Center, the third largest church-related hospital in the nation, and Parkland Memorial Hospital with its trauma center and burn unit.
  • The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is one of the nation’s leading medical and research institutions with one of the top 10 U.S. medical schools.
  • Methodist Medical Center maintains one of the largest transplant centers in the Southwest, with a nationally renowned kidney transplant program.

Housing Information

Apartments: Median Rental Rates

City Avg. Rent
Addison $1,200
Arlington  $920
Coppell $1,287
Dallas $935
Duncanville $1,033
Fort Worth $974
Garland $1,011
Grapevine $1,166
Irving $989
Mesquite $1,083
Plano $1,294
Richardson $1,258
Rowlett $1,483


Houses: Average Sales Price

City Avg. Price
Addison $342,110
Arlington $154,900
Coppell $353,910
Dallas $157,100
Duncanville $131,367
Fort Worth $151,000
Garland $136,700
Grapevine $293,993
Irving $158,500
Mesquite $122,700
Plano $291,100
Richardson $246,200
Rowlett $187,587