Cedar Hill gets its name from the eastern red cedar evergreen trees that grow around the city. It is just 16 miles southwest of downtown Dallas. According to the 2010 U.S. census, it has a population of approximately 45,000. So if you’re looking for a quiet alternative to big city life, Cedar Hill may be just the place for you.
Lots of community amenities and features
What makes this suburb especially appealing is that it sits on the eastern shore of Joe Pool Lake, a freshwater reservoir that includes a public swimming area and marina. The city is also home to Cedar Hill State Park, a 1,826-acre nature reserve that has 355 camping sites as well as areas to enjoy picnics, fishing and boating.
Great schools and shopping
Most of Cedar Hill is served by the Cedar Hill Independent School District. Other areas are served by the Duncanville Independent School District and Midlothian Independent School District. The city is also home to Northwood University, a private 4-year institution located on the east side of Joe Pool Lake.
Great shopping for the whole family is plentiful in this lovely suburb. The Plaza at Cedar Hill has both small and large retail outlets, including Hobby Lobby, Pier One and Office Max. Uptown Village caters to a more upscale market and includes stores such as Dillard’s, Barnes & Noble and Dick’s Sporting Goods.
Cedar Hill, Texas also has a variety of rental home options that include apartments, townhouses and single-family homes and run the gamut from modest to luxury modern. If you’re looking for a small, family-friendly community, Cedar Hill has what you need!
Let Herman Boswell manage your property in Cedar Hill, Texas
Herman Boswell is a trusted name in Cedar Hill property management. For landlords, we not only provide expert tenant care but also a full menu of other important services, including:
- Full screening of applicants
- Rental unit advertising
- Market analysis of rental property in your area
- Detailed monthly statements of your account
We also have listings of beautiful apartments, townhomes, duplexes and single-family homes, all of which we offer with the signature high-quality customer service that has made us a leader in North Texas property management for over 25 years.
Get in touch with us to see how we can be of assistance.