Surrounded by modern highway systems, served by three rail lines and less than half-hours drive to the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Haltom City is a desirable and convenient place to live for its 42,000 residents. It is located just a few miles from the entertainment areas of Downtown Fort Worth, the Fort Worth Stockyards and all the attractions in the neighboring Mid-Cities area.
Haltom City real estate is in demand by families who know of the highly regarded Birdville Independent School District that serves the city, and by business people attracted by Haltom City’s potential. Birdville High School has a variety of Advanced Placement courses offered, including Math, Science, Social Studies, English, Foreign Language, Fine Arts, and Computer Science. Birdville High School's TAKS scores are higher than both the District and State's average percentage of meeting or exceeding standards in all grades tested.