What you need to know about Tyler, TX

Tyler is America's Rose Capital, home of the annual Texas Rose Festival and one of Livability.com's Top 10 Gardens to Inspire. Located 95 miles east of Dallas, Tyler is the advanced manufacturing, health-care and retail center of East Texas, as well as Texas' first Certified Retirement City. The city has an impressive youth recreation program, ballet, symphony orchestras, art museums and is also home to several colleges.

Tyler, TX Area Homes and Neighborhoods
The real estate industry is good these days in Tyler and Smith County.
Tyler, TX Top Employers
Health care and education industries lead the local economy.
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Population

99,344
Up by 4.06%
Azalea Trail in Tyler, Texas
Flowers Help Tyler, TX Bloom
Flowers are a community passion – and a great marketing tool.
Restaurant at Kiepersol Vineyard in Tyler, TX
Tyler, TX Embraces Local Food, Farm-to-Table Movement
Residents, businesses heartily support area producers.

Nearby Cities

Tyler Junior College in Tyler, TX
Tyler Schools Enhance Quality of Education With New Facilities
Area students enjoy state-of-the-art facilities, new programs.
Schuyler Wages, Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award recipient
High School Athlete Receives $5,000 Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award
SPORTyler awards first Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award high school scholarship.

Housing

Homes Owned 53.52%
53.52% Complete
Homes Rented 46.48%
46.48% Complete

Real Estate

In Tyler, Texas


Ready to move to Tyler? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Tyler.
Downtown Tyler, Texas
Revitalized Downtown Tyler, TX Hosts Popular Events, Festivals
Community comes together in city's historic core.

Median Home Price

$130,800
Lower than the state average
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Restaurants in Tyler, TX
The city's impressive selection of dining spots gives Tyler residents and visitors plenty to chew on.
The Azalea & Spring Flower Trail travels through eight miles in Tyler, TX
Tyler, TX Chamber Hosts Events Throughout the Day
Convenient networking is key for membership.
Tyler has “pizzazz “ and we felt at home right away. I tell people we have found a 'Leave It to Beaver’ street. We definitely made the right move

Tom Harken, resident

Schools

In Tyler, Texas


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Tyler rates.

Median Household Income

$42,752
Lower than the national average

Business

In Tyler, Texas


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Tyler.
Village at Cumberland Park in Tyler, Texas
The Village at Cumberland Park is Now Open in Tyler, TX
Huge retail center draws shoppers from six to seven counties.
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Businesses in Tyler, TX
Area economy stays diverse and dynamic.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old
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Tyler, TX Education Options
Tyler offers access to numerous school opportunities.
Keepin' Tyler Rosy
Keepin' Tyler Rosy Campaign Reinforces City Brand
Keepin' Tyler Rosy campaign reinforces city's Rose Capital identity.
East Texas Medical Center in Tyler, TX.
Tyler, TX Health & Wellness
Four medical facilities provide top care to residents.
Charnwood Residential Historic District in Tyler, TX
Best Neighborhoods in Tyler, TX
Tyler, TX housing consists of many neighborhoods including the historic district, lakeside living, and urban appeal.

Health

In Tyler, Texas


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Tyler.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 30%
30% Complete
Graduated High School 85%
85% Complete
5 Best Restaurants in Tyler Texas
5 Favorite Restaurants in Tyler, TX
Local favorites, ethnic specialties give Tyler dining diversity
Arts & Culture in Tyler, TX
Cultural Attractions, Experiences Draw Many to Tyler, TX.

Tyler, TX's Livability Rankings

More About Tyler, TX

Flowers Help Tyler, TX Bloom
Flowers are a community passion – and a great marketing tool.
Tyler, TX Embraces Local Food, Farm-to-Table Movement
Residents, businesses heartily support area producers.
Tyler Schools Enhance Quality of Education With New Facilities
Area students enjoy state-of-the-art facilities, new programs.
High School Athlete Receives $5,000 Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award
SPORTyler awards first Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award high school scholarship.
Revitalized Downtown Tyler, TX Hosts Popular Events, Festivals
Community comes together in city's historic core.
Restaurants in Tyler, TX
The city's impressive selection of dining spots gives Tyler residents and visitors plenty to chew on.
Tyler, TX Chamber Hosts Events Throughout the Day
Convenient networking is key for membership.
The Village at Cumberland Park is Now Open in Tyler, TX
Huge retail center draws shoppers from six to seven counties.
Businesses in Tyler, TX
Area economy stays diverse and dynamic.
Tyler, TX Education Options
Tyler offers access to numerous school opportunities.
Keepin' Tyler Rosy Campaign Reinforces City Brand
Keepin' Tyler Rosy campaign reinforces city's Rose Capital identity.
Tyler, TX Health & Wellness
Four medical facilities provide top care to residents.
Best Neighborhoods in Tyler, TX
Tyler, TX housing consists of many neighborhoods including the historic district, lakeside living, and urban appeal.
5 Favorite Restaurants in Tyler, TX
Local favorites, ethnic specialties give Tyler dining diversity
Arts & Culture in Tyler, TX
Cultural Attractions, Experiences Draw Many to Tyler, TX.
SPORTyler Boosts Athletics in Tyler, TX
SPORTyler supports vibrant athletics scene.
Tyler, TX Colleges Invest in Workforce Development
Programs provide training high-demand, well-paying jobs.
Historic Homes Offer Context for Today’s Tyler, TX
Residents find inspiration in the city’s colorful past.
Four Pedals of the Rose Offer Recreation in Tyler, TX
Trail network lures locals, visitors.
Tyler, TX Retail Sector Keeps Growing
Shopping keeps hopping in east Texas.
10 Ways to Stop and Smell the Roses in Tyler
Take these tips to quickly get acquainted with Tyler's rosy history.
Best Local Restaurants in Tyler
The Tyler, TX restaurant scene is ... in a word – eclectic.
Sports and Recreation in Tyler, TX
Outdoor activities are easy to find throughout Tyler.
Nightlife in Tyler, TX
Tyler offers more than enough variety to please different tastes.