Glenn Heights is a city located in Dallas County and Ellis counties, Texas, United States. It is situated approximately 20 miles south of downtown Dallas. As of 2020, the estimated population of Glenn Heights is around 13,000, making it a smaller suburban community.
Demographically, Glenn Heights is diverse, with a significant African American population of around 50%. The median age of residents is 33 years old, and the median household income is around $64,000.
The average home price in Glenn Heights is around $200,000, which is lower than the average home price in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. Property tax rates in Glenn Heights are relatively low, with an effective tax rate of around 2.2%.
There are several things to do in Glenn Heights, including visiting the Heritage Community Park, which features a playground, picnic areas, and a walking trail. The city is also home to several parks and recreational areas, including the Russell Creek Park and the Mountain Creek Lake Park.
Glenn Heights is part of the DeSoto Independent School District, which serves students in Glenn Heights, as well as portions of nearby DeSoto and Dallas. The district is rated “B” by the Texas Education Agency.
For those interested in doing business in Glenn Heights, the Glenn Heights Chamber of Commerce can be reached at (972) 223-5660. The Chamber offers a range of services and resources for local businesses, including networking events and business development workshops.
Finally, for any city-related inquiries, the Glenn Heights City Hall can be reached at (972) 223-1690. The City Hall is located at 1938 S Hampton Rd and is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.