Located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth area, the City of Carrollton is a vibrant corporate and residential community. The City's location and business cost advantages attract and support a diverse local economy with over 9,000 businesses calling Carrollton home. Residents are drawn to the City for its high quality of life, abundant parks, schools and safe neighborhoods. Experience Carrollton through our award-winning sports complexes, libraries, hike and bike trails, nature preserve, parks and leisure activities. Learn more about Carrollton's historic past at the A.W. Perry Museum, or simply visit our Old Downtown shops and restaurants to experience the hometown flavor of Carrollton. Behind these charming brick facades there is a sophisticated approach to sustainable development and economic vitality.