Irving, Texas, is centrally situated between Dallas and Fort Worth, and it is home to more than 240,000 residents. The city’s rich diversity is exhibited by its population and the number of languages spoken by residents. In fact, Irving lays claim to the one of the most diverse ZIP code in the United States - 75038..
Irving offers the world-class Irving Arts Center Opens a New Window. that hosts live theater, ballet and symphony performances, as well as national and local visual exhibits. The Toyota Music Factory Opens a New Window. offers an 8,000-seat music hall that includes a 4,000-seat amphitheater and numerous dining and retail opportunities. The Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas Opens a New Window. features nearly 100,000 square feet of meeting and exhibit space Opens a New Window. and is served by the a 350-room Westin Convention Center Hotel Opens a New Window. .
Irving’s state-of-the-art transportation options include two large airports, light and heavy rail, and a number of major highways, providing easy access to North Texas and beyond.
While Irving is in the center of a large metropolitan area, its beautiful green spaces — including exceptional golf courses and more than 80 parks on 1,873 park acres — beg outdoor activity. Irving’s Campion Trail offers 13 miles of walkable, bikeable trail. Irving is the first city to share a major connection along the Trinity Trail System Opens a New Window. , a regional network that will ultimately span 250 miles and connect 16 counties across North Texas. The City of Irving also is home to six full-time recreation centers that offer a variety of indoor sports and children’s programs, four aquatic centers and a dog park. Multiple outdoor sporting venues are offered as well.
Of Irving’s 67.9 square miles of land area, more than 23-square miles are dedicated to master-planned developments and districts. These well-designed developments include the Heritage Crossing District, Las Colinas, Valley Ranch and multiple retail centers. Irving has more than 100 shopping centers and more than 500 restaurants offering a variety of cuisines Opens a New Window. . Irving also boasts three fully-accredited institutions of higher learning: DeVry Institute of Technology Opens a New Window. , Dallas College North Lake Campus and the University of Dallas Opens a New Window. .