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Farmers Branch is a city in Dallas County, in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area.

The community was named for its rich soil and flourishing crops

The latitude of Farmers Branch is 32.926N. The longitude is -96.895W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 463 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 27,025.


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Median household income
Local
$54,734
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Farmers Branch demographic reports
An aggressive advertising campaign in the late 1840s brought settlers to the region
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 65. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2.3 per 1,000 people.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Nearby parks & recreation: Historical Park
Colleges and universities: Brookhaven College
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 122

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Ancestry & family history

9% of Farmers Branch residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Farmers Branch ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Farmers Branch was $24,921, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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27% of Farmers Branch residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Farmers Branch, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $678.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,071.


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Libraries in Farmers Branch include Farmers Branch Manske Public Library ... View libraries

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Dallas County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Farmers Branch political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Farmers Branch workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 6 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Farmers Branch between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 2.2 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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Hotels in Farmers Branch include Comfort Inn Farmers Branch, Fairfield Inn-Dallas N, Oakwood Addison, Studio Plus.

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