Dallas: The Crown Jewel of Texas
With an estimated population of over 1.2 million residents, Dallas is one of the largest metropolitan cities in the South. Located in North Texas with connections to four major highways, Dallas is a major inland port. It is also the home of Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, the third busiest airport in the world. If you are interested in launching or growing your career, you will be pleased to know that Dallas is the home to 21 Fortune 500 companies including Exxon Mobil, AT&T, American Airlines, and Southwest Airlines. For those who love the outdoors, the city maintains and operates 406 parks that include seventeen lakes, over 61 miles of trails, and six golf courses. And if you crave culture, Dallas has the largest arts district in the United States. It is home to the best museums, festivals, performance halls as well as top-notch exhibitions. Sports fans enjoy five major sports teams including the Dallas Cowboys, the Dallas Mavericks, the Texas Rangers, FC Dallas, and the Dallas Stars.
Cadence is close to substantial shopping, with the Southwest Center Mall directly across I-20. Southwest Center Mall is anchored by Macy’s, Sears and Burlington Coat Factory and more than 50 other specialty stores. The Southwest Center Mall is being redeveloped as destination retail and entertainment with additional office space. Just south of Cadence on U.S. 67 are several retail shopping centers, including Hillside Village, Pleasant Run Towne Crossing, the Market at Cedar Hill, Cedar Hill Village, the Plaza at Cedar Hill and Lake Ridge Village. Also close by is Target, Super Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club, Lowe’s Home Improvement Center, the Home Depot, Ross Dress for Less, Costco, WinCo Foods and many others. Cadence is one mile from the Methodist Charlton Medical Center, an award- winning hospital with 309 beds and over 2,000 employees. Methodist Charlton has completed two expansions and upgrades over the past five years. Cadence is one mile from Boulder Park, one of north Texas’ premier mountain trail networks with 10 miles of off-road trails for bicycling and hiking.