Addison Real Estate Background & Info
Addison is one of Dallas' most popular destinations and as a result, is most deserving of the nickname, the "Heart of Dallas." The community is located about 15 minutes north of Dallas near the intersection of Interstates 635 and the Dallas North Tollway (289). This city features more than 200 restaurants, a well-balanced business community, bountiful shopping opportunities and a host of cultural and recreational activities. All of these features and more provide this unique town with diversity that is similar to a big city while maintaining a small town ambiance. Approximately 15,000 residents live in Addison, though the city swells to nearly 100,000 during the workday thanks to the city’s unique mix of office, warehouse, retail and hotel establishments.
Addison is a town with a rich historical background. From as early as 1846, Addison and its residents have played a significant role in the development of Dallas and the surrounding communities. Landmarks like Stonegate Hall and the Addison School Building demonstrate the community's pride in its heritage. Addison’s growth has been spurred, in part, by its incredible selection of restaurants. All combined, Addison's restaurants and eating establishments can seat over 20,000 patrons at one time.
Addison continues to be a vital and growing town. Building on past successes in office space, hotels, restaurants, retail, and residential, Addison is a town for today and for tomorrow.
Addison, TX City Guide