The 10 Best Neighborhoods In Garland For 2022


Do you like your neighborhood? Is it friendly, and where everyone knows their neighbors? No matter if you live in the sticks or in an apartment building in downtown Garland, you have a little pocket that you can call home. And each neighborhood is different.

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Do you like your neighborhood?

Is it friendly, and where everyone knows their neighbors?

No matter if you live in the sticks or in an apartment building in downtown Garland, you have a little pocket that you can call home. And each neighborhood is different.

Smaller neighborhoods usually have obvious benefits -- less crime, a slower pace of life, and a lower cost of living. But not all Garland neighborhoods are created equal. Some are better than others. But which ones?

Instead of relying on public opinion and speculation, we wanted to get the facts straight and find out which neighborhoods in Garland are the best. If you're in one of the places we're about to highlight, odds are you know you've got it made. So, if you're thinking of moving to Texas and Garland is on the top of your list, check out our best neighborhoods to live in.

Here are the best neighborhoods in Garland for 2022.

So what's the best neighborhood to live in Garland for 2022? According to the most recent census data, Greens looks to be the best Garland neighborhood to live in.

Read on to see how we determined the places around Garland that deserve a little bragging rights or maybe you're interested in the worst neighborhoods in Garland.

Once you're done, you can look at the bottom of the story for a complete chart of every neighborhood we looked at from best to worst.

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Best Neighborhoods In Garland

The 10 Best Neighborhoods To Live In Garland

Population: 525
Rank Last Year: -
Median Home Value: $285,000 (Second best)
Median Income: $119,737 (Second best)
More on Greens: Homes For Sale | Data

Population: 519
Rank Last Year: -
Median Home Value: $263,900 (Sixth best)
Median Income: $115,673 (Fourth best)
More on Firewheel Estates: Homes For Sale | Data

Population: 152
Rank Last Year: -
Median Home Value: $285,000 (Second best)
Median Income: $119,737 (Second best)
More on Greens Estates: Homes For Sale | Data

Population: 193
Rank Last Year: -
Median Home Value: $263,900 (Sixth best)
Median Income: $115,673 (Fourth best)
More on Firewheel Farms: Homes For Sale | Data

Population: 110
Rank Last Year: -
Median Home Value: $219,400 (Eighth best)
Median Income: $91,161 (Ninth best)
More on Club Creek: Homes For Sale | Data

Population: 170
Rank Last Year: 1 (Down 5)
Median Home Value: $155,000 (17th best)
Median Income: $77,750 (14th best)
More on The Enclave: Homes For Sale | Data

Population: 669
Rank Last Year: -
Median Home Value: $171,600 (11th best)
Median Income: $91,010 (Tenth best)
More on Buckingham North: Homes For Sale | Data

Population: 145
Rank Last Year: 4 (Down 4)
Median Home Value: $269,400 (Fourth best)
Median Income: $95,625 (Seventh best)
More on Creek Bend: Homes For Sale | Data

Population: 6,363
Rank Last Year: 3 (Down 6)
Median Home Value: $141,700 (22nd best)
Median Income: $74,118 (19th best)
More on Coomer Creek: Homes For Sale | Data

Population: 488
Rank Last Year: 2 (Down 8)
Median Home Value: $155,000 (17th best)
Median Income: $77,750 (14th best)
More on Meadowood: Homes For Sale | Data

Methodology: How We Determined The Best Garland, TX Neighborhoods In 2022

In order to rank the best neighborhoods in Garland, we had to determine what criteria defines a "best".

Using crime, census, and extrapolated BLS data, we arrived at the following set of criteria:

  • High incomes
  • Low unemployment rates
  • Low crime
  • High home prices
  • High population densities (A proxy for things to do)

We then ranked each neighborhood with scores from 1 to 67 in each category, where 1 was the best.

Next, we averaged the rankings for each neighborhood to create a best neighborhood index.

And finally, we crowned the neighborhood with the lowest best neighborhood index the "Best City Neighborhood In Garland." We're lookin' at you, Greens.

Read on below to learn more about what it's like to live in the best places Garland, Texas has to offer. Or skip to the end to see the list of all the neighborhoods in the city from best to worst.

Summary: Putting A Bow On Our Analysis Of The Best Neighborhoods In Garland

If you're measuring the neighborhoods in Garland where crime is low and everyone wants to live, this is an accurate list.

As we mentioned earlier, the neighborhoods in Garland aren't all good. Bellaire Heights takes the title of the worst neighborhood to live in Garland.

We ranked the neighborhoods from best to worst in the chart below.

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Best Neighborhoods To Live In Garland For 2022 Detailed Data

Rank Neighborhood Population Home Value Median Income
1 Greens 525 $285,000 $119,737
2 Firewheel Estates 519 $263,900 $115,673
3 Greens Estates 152 $285,000 $119,737
4 Firewheel Farms 193 $263,900 $115,673
5 Club Creek 110 $219,400 $91,161
6 The Enclave 170 $155,000 $77,750
7 Buckingham North 669 $171,600 $91,010
8 Creek Bend 145 $269,400 $95,625
9 Coomer Creek 6,363 $141,700 $74,118
10 Meadowood 488 $155,000 $77,750
11 Springpark 1,511 $269,400 $95,625
12 Hills Of Firewheel 220 $360,600 $128,533
13 Place One 63 $138,300 $80,865
14 Shores Of Eastern Hills 240 $197,800 $98,934
15 Valley Creek North 206 $168,600 $73,203
16 The Shores Of Wellington 349 $157,700 $54,901
17 Orchard Hills 879 $99,600 $48,125
18 Waterford Estates 146 $165,000 $55,417
19 Wood Glen 369 $142,000 $62,746
20 Charleston Commons 153 $169,600 $56,406
21 Camelot Community 884 $133,400 $75,203
22 Springfield Estates 165 $139,900 $77,996
23 Camelot 3,765 $136,500 $62,972
24 Mill Creek Crossing 601 $111,733 $57,665
25 Picket Place 131 $133,400 $75,203
26 Oakridge 3,126 $178,533 $55,597
27 Creekside 289 $98,400 $60,952
28 Oaks 1,932 $118,033 $66,883
29 Hidden Forest 241 $143,500 $69,609
30 Country Brook 402 $127,600 $73,653
31 Northeast Garland 1,479 $110,000 $66,281
32 Rustic Oaks 326 $131,900 $79,231
33 Apollo Arapaho And Camelot 3,845 $125,800 $57,165
34 Duck Creek 1,082 $103,400 $61,750
35 Forest Crest 855 $108,000 $43,558
36 Broadway Village 324 $85,600 $50,290
37 Fall Creek Estates 293 $115,300 $69,310
38 Village Green 125 $113,700 $43,864
39 Duck Creek Estates 387 $117,400 $75,074
40 Creekside Village 380 $170,600 $48,713
41 Holiday Park 642 $105,200 $48,438
42 Crystal Lake 309 $112,800 $56,440
43 Creek Valley 323 $116,900 $51,813
44 Dalcastle And Linda Heights 797 $133,050 $64,176
45 Brentwood Place 334 $101,700 $59,138
46 Arbor Creek 99 $144,400 $29,500
47 New West 1,498 $89,750 $41,654
48 First Centerville 281 $87,000 $58,958
49 Sutton Place 177 $105,200 $48,438
50 Holford 1,833 $116,900 $44,250
51 Monica Park Heights 1,277 $94,200 $46,449
52 Meadowcreek Village 438 $84,200 $51,667
53 Fernwood 378 $95,100 $38,800
54 Trails 174 $128,700 $45,268
55 Las Mariposas 310 $84,200 $51,667
56 Glynnhill Highland Estates 859 $83,200 $39,750
57 Park Groves 566 $102,700 $46,935
58 Chandler Heights 2,736 $75,667 $37,069
59 Brentwood Village 352 $101,700 $59,138
60 Town North Village 111 $101,900 $52,076
61 Towngate 195 $106,500 $33,594
62 Freemonteers 576 $78,400 $41,648
63 Rainbow Estates 142 $79,300 $37,600
64 Almeta-Bonita-Bella Vista 1,083 $72,300 $34,600
65 Park North 182 $115,400 $35,250
66 Monica Park 3,277 $71,250 $32,791
67 Bellaire Heights 168 $63,800 $33,315

Editor's Note: We updated this article for 2022. This is our ninth time ranking the best neighborhoods to live in Garland.

About Chris Kolmar

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