Located just minutes east of Dallas, Mesquite sports an Old West heritage, award-winning historic sites and the latest in shopping and the arts. The Mesquite ProRodeo series draws visitors annually to Mesquite Arena where concerts, Arenacross and many other events are also help throughout the year. Florence Ranch Homestead and the Opal Lawrence Historical Park offer the opportunity to explore Mesquite’s rich history For musical and theater productions and amazing exhibits, the Mesquite Arts Center is sure to delight. The Rows of Texas four-mile span along Interstate 635 in Mesquite offers an amazing variety of places to shop, eat, stay and enjoy family entertainment— Restaurant Row, Retail Row and Rodeo Row — has it all, for all ages!
With plenty of neighborhoods (including both new and historic communities) in Mesquite to choose from, there is something to fit every budget and answer to just about any list of desired neighborhood amenities. Mesquite ISD has been named One of the Top Places to Work by both the Dallas Morning News and the Dallas Business Journal, helping to attract the best educators to the district. Eight campuses have been designated as Distinguished Schools, and four schools have been named among the National Center for Educational Achievement’s Higher Performing Schools.
Mesquite Listings Summary
Mesquite - Town
vs. County Stats
Avg Walkscore in Mesquite: 38
/ County Avg 36
Avg Year Built in Mesquite: 1989
/ County Avg 1992