Fast-growing Mansfield, Texas used to be a rural farming community. Today, it has a population nearing 60,000. In 2009, Mansfield was rated one of the best places to live by CNN/Money magazine. This appealing city is just 21 minutes south of Ft. Worth and 16 miles from the DFW International Airport.
Mansfield features beautiful parks, a historic downtown, and 3.5 miles of walking and biking trails. It has a thriving business community that continues to grow. Just 16 miles away in Arlington, catch a Dallas Cowboys football game or a Texas Rangers baseball game. If you prefer shopping to professional sports, you’ll enjoy the numerous shopping plazas and nearby Parks Mall.
Local events include the annual Pecan Festival in September, the Historic Mansfield Art Festival in June, the Hometown Holiday Parade in December, and the Historic Mansfield Music Festival in October.
You’ll have plenty to do when you rent your apartment in this “southern heart” of DFW!