Welcome to Rockwall,TX
A suburban city located in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan area, Rockwall, TX offers its residents tons of entertainment paired with scenic nature spots and exemplary schools.
Rockwall sits 20 miles northeast of Dallas on the eastern short of Lake Ray Hubbard. Accessing highways 276 and 205 and Interstate 30 is simple - and with downtown Dallas just a 30-minute drive away, everything the big city has to offer is easily within reach of Rockwall residents.
Parks and Outdoor Activities
Rockwall locals love exploring the many parks and water activities the city has to offer in their free time.
Spanning approximately 22,000 acres, Lake Ray Hubbard is one of the largest lakes in north Texas. The eastern side of the lake, close to Rockwall residents, is home to Rockwall Harbor. This hotspot features fine dining, frequent live music performances, scenic sunset lake views, a movie theater and a picturesque lighthouse. Lake Ray Hubbard itself offers fishing and recreational boating. Visitors can also choose to explore the hiking and biking trails and beautiful beaches in the surrounding area.
Rockwall, TX also offers residents many parks to enjoy. Popular spots include Yellowjacket Park, which features playscapes for children, and Harry Myers, which also has a kid's playground in addition to other features like walking trails, three ponds and a dog park.
Finding entertainment when you live in Rockwall is easy; it is not uncommon for the city's event calendar to be full.
Residents can head to the San Jacinto Plaza Music Series or the Concerts on the Lake events to enjoy live music. Grabbing produce and homemade products from the Rockwall Farmers Market or enjoying a movie in the park during Family Fun Fridays are also local favorites.
The City of Rockwall also hosts many annual events such as:
Rockwall Independent School District serves close to 16,000 students, with a student-to-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. The school district is known for its excellence in academics as well as its strong athletics programs. Families can also choose from charter and private school options.
Rockwall, TX offers entertainment, activities and family-friendly amenities for its residents. If Rockwall sounds like the ideal spot for you and your family, take a look at new homes for sale in Rockwall, TX below.
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