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Addison has a fabulous variety of living spaces ranging from Town homes, Condos & Single Family homes. You can have the feel of urban living in a small city. Addison is home to resident-only fitness facilities, parks & more restaurants than you can imagine. Filled with unique amenities & innovative developments, there is something for everyone in this North Texas city. This city is designed with entrepreneurial innovation & driven with community spirit. Addison is best known for it's huge 4th of July celebration, Kaboom Town. This fireworks show cannot be beat!
This vibrant city has an accessible community by car and by foot. It also has a large bus station and is close to the Carrollton rail station for a quick trip to downtown Dallas. There is a restaurant to satisfy any craving minutes from you and a shop to fulfill any need just seconds away.
Addison is the perfect place to call home if you like nearby fun & attractions. Addison is home of the largest Oktoberfest celebration in North Texas. The parks have a summer series full of free concerts and live entertainment With an abundance of restaurants & nightlife, it's a wonderful place to bring the family or get away for a night on the town with friends. Stay fit at the Addison Athletic Club, a 52,000 square foot residents-only facility that includes swimming pools, gymnasium, fitness equipment and more. Addison families are mostly zoned to Dallas ISD schools, but also have two private school options, Greenhill School and Trinity Christian Academy.
Addison was named after a postman, Addison Robertson, who served as postmaster. The first industry in Addison was a cotton gin that opened in 1902. The city was incorporated in 1953 and the name was change to "Town of Addison" in 1982.
DISD, Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD
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