Farmers Branch

Farmers Branch is a city located in Dallas County, Texas. Thanks to the population census carried out in 2010, it was determined that the total population of this city was 26,616 residents and the population density was 924.53 residents per km². However, it was estimated that in 2019 the total population will increase to 48,158 residents.

Also, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, Farmers Branch has a total area of 30.96 km²; of that total area 1.33% (0.41 km²) is water, and 30.55 km² is dry land.

Short History

Farmers Branch was founded in the early 1850s. In fact, in the year 1842 several people managed to receive land grants in the area of this city. A small community called “Mustang Branch” was even established in 1843. But, years later, Mr. Cochran changed the name of that community to Farmers Branch.

In the year 1916 a beautiful building made of bricks was built. This building was actually the first school of this city. In addition, during the Second World War this city was able to develop without any inconvenience.

It is important to mention that Farmers Branch was incorporated as a city of the state of Texas in the year 1946. During that year elections were held.

What Does This City Have to Offer?

The first attraction that you should visit is the place called “The Rose Gardens of Farmers Branch”, it is really worth a visit. This attraction offers a unique natural landscaping and experience. This garden is ideal for you to take lots of selfies.

In addition, the natural park called “Gussie Field Watterworth Park” offers an incredible unique view. In this park there is also a beautiful rose garden. In fact, this park offers a great variety of outdoor activities. You can also have a picnic together with your family, or venture into a small forest.

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