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Niche 2017 Best Places List

Coppell Earns Top Spots

​​Coppell was ranked high on several of​'s recently released Best Places Lists for 2017. The website, which analyzes public data sets to develop profiles and rankings for every K-12 school, college and neighborhood in the U.S., includes several categories such as Best Places to Live, Best Places for Families and Best Places to Buy a House for suburbs, cities, neighborhoods and more. Rankings in each category are based on a number of factors depending on the category including crime, quality of schools, cost of living and diversity. Coppell earned the following distinctions:

  • 4th Best Suburb to Live in Texas
  • 1st Best Suburb to Live in Dallas-Fort Worth Metro
  • 1st Best Suburb to Raise a Family in Dallas-Fort Worth Metro
  • 2nd Best Suburb to Raise a Family in Texas
  • 5th Suburb with Best Public Schools in Texas
  • 3rd Suburb with Best Public Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Metro
  • 4th Best Suburb to Buy a House in Dallas-Fort Worth Metro

Top marks in Public Schools, Housing, Diversity and Jobs helped Coppell receive an Overall Niche Grade of A+. Other contributing factors included Cost of Living, Outdoor Activities, Crime & Safety, Nightlife, Weather, Health & Fitness and Commute.

"Coppell is the Goldilocks of cities," said one Niche reviewer. "It's not too big, but not too small, has a sense of community without a loss of privacy and is safe, but not restrictive – all the things someone hoping to start a family would look for in a town."

Niche uses the most up-to-date data from several public data sources including the U.S. Census and Department of Education, gathers millions of reviews and survey responses from residents, then uses statistical techniques and algorithms to analyze, compare and refine the data into rankings. For more information, visit​