5.2 out of 10

Government District

32.7777954842065 -96.8004391207819
Great for
  • Eating Out
  • Gym & Fitness
  • Internet Access
  • Medical Facilities
  • Nightlife
Not great for
  • Clean & Green
  • Lack of Traffic
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Parking
  • Peace & Quiet
Who lives here?
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Hipsters
  • Students

Reviews

3/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 2/5
  • Safe & Sound 3/5
  • Clean & Green 2/5
  • Pest Free 2/5
  • Peace & Quiet 2/5
  • Eating Out 4/5
  • Nightlife 4/5
  • Parks & Recreation 4/5
  • Shopping Options 4/5
  • Gym & Fitness 4/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 2/5
  • Parking 2/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Public Transport 4/5
  • Medical Facilities 4/5
  • Schools 3/5
  • Childcare 3/5
2yrs+

"The place in Dallas for young urban professionals to work and play"

An area that has seen a renaissance in the past couple of decades, the Government District of Downtown Dallas is now home to a growing number of urban professionals. This is one of the few neighborhoods in Dallas where you can live and work comfortably without the use of a car as Dallas Area Rapid Transit serves with area with rail and bus service.

This is a perfect place to live for the young, urban professional who works downtown or any other part of town that can be reached by DART. There are some condominiums that can be had for right around $100,000, and the growing popularity of urban living in Dallas may mean that this is a sound investment. Just to the northwest of the neighborhood are two of the best spots for singles and nightlife in the entire Dallas area, the West End entertainment district and Uptown. If you want food and entertainment a little closer to home you can choose from fast food restaurants and there are several bars in the downtown area as well.

The Government District of Downtown Dallas is for anyone who enjoys being in the heart of a bustling city with all that it has to offer.
Pros
  • Downtown Dallas living
  • big city amenities
Cons
  • heavy traffic area
  • noise
  • homeless people in the area can be a nuisance
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Hipsters
  • Students
  • Trendy & Stylish

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