Hurst, TX is a thriving community that cares about its residents and has a growing business sector with exceptional tourism opportunities. As one of the mid-cities located between Dallas and Ft. Worth, Hurst is considered a suburb of Fort Worth. It is a growing community with a welcoming population.
One of the premier attractions found in Hurst is the North East Mall. This upscale shopping mall draws thousands to the city and provides employment options for its residents. Here you can find retailers offering everything from luxury clothing to jewelry. It's not uncommon to see local residents spending their weekends shopping here. North East Mall was the largest mall in the county until 1990 and continues to offer exceptional shopping experiences.
As Hurst has grown, so has its business community. One of the most recent additions to Hurst is the Hurst Conference Center. Built in 2010, the Conference Center provides a platform for conferences, expos and more, which bring people and tourism money to the city. Top-rated golf courses are another draw of the community to visitors.
Parents who make the move to Hurst will find a number of excellent public schools for their children. Hurst Hills Elementary School, W.A. Porter Elementary School, Hurst Junior High School and L.D. Bell High School are some of these. Children are served by the HEB Independent School District, which is among the top 10% of school districts across the nation, with high levels on state tests. Over 80% of graduating seniors go on to attend college.
When their children are not in school, the city of Hurst has 24 separate parks and open spaces, giving their kids plenty of room to run, play and get some exercise.
Whether you live and work in Hurst or in Dallas or Fort Worth, you will find the infrastructure makes your commute simple. Hurst is located near the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, and the community is just 18 minutes from Ft. Worth and 23 minutes from Dallas. The Trinity Railway Express makes the commute even simpler if you choose to leave your car at home.
With the community's infrastructure, recreational opportunities, schools, shopping and economy, it's no wonder that Hurst is drawing the attention of many new home buyers. Contact RE/MAX DFW Associates to find homes for sale in Hurst, TX.