The wide-open spaces and down-home Texas feel of Duncanville will make you feel as if you are thousands of miles away from busy metro areas instead of just minutes. Duncanville is 12 miles from downtown Dallas and just 20 minutes from Fort Worth. This family-friendly suburban community has it all — location, great schools, and plenty to do.
Duncanville is called the “City of Champions” because of the successful boys and girls teams. Many former Duncanville ISD men and women athletes have been elected into the sports Hall of Fame. Over 80 percent of the Duncanville schools have been rated exemplary.
Enjoy the outdoors in Duncanville’s parks! With over 200 acres of park space and over eight miles of walking and mountain biking trails, residents can enjoy picnics, playgrounds, and ball fields. Armstrong Park has an amphitheater for special events and concerts. Children enjoy Kidsville, the largest playground in the world. Joe Pool Lake is a great destination for swimming, fishing, sailing, boating, and water-skiing. For the avid golfer, there are four leading champion courses both public and private.
With one of the lowest crime rates in Texas, a variety of outdoor activities, nearby shopping, museums, and theaters, Duncanville is a safe, dynamic community to call home.