Do you like your neighborhood?
Is it friendly, and where everyone knows their neighbors?
No matter if you live in the sticks or in an apartment building in downtown Fort Worth, you have a little pocket that you can call home. And each neighborhood is different.
Smaller neighborhoods usually have obvious benefits — less crime, a slower pace of life, and a lower cost of living. But not all Fort Worth neighborhoods are created equal. Some are better than others. But which ones?
Instead of relying on public opinion and speculation, we wanted to get the facts straight and find out which neighborhoods in Fort Worth are the best. If you’re in one of the places we’re about to highlight, odds are you know you’ve got it made.
Here are the best neighborhoods in Fort Worth for 2019:
- Tcu-West Cliff (Homes)
- Downtown (Homes)
- Far Southwest (Homes)
- Far North (Homes)
- Arlington Heights (Homes)
So what’s the best neighborhood to live in Fort Worth for 2019? According to the most recent census data, Tcu-West Cliff looks to be the best Fort Worth neighborhood to live in.
Read on to see how we determined the places around Fort Worth that deserve a little bragging rights or maybe you’re interested in the worst neighborhoods in Fort Worth.
Once you’re done, you can look at the bottom of the story for a complete chart of every neighborhood we looked at from best to worst.
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How we determined the best Fort Worth hoods in 2019
In order to rank the best neighborhoods in Fort Worth, we had to determine what criteria defines a “best”.
- High incomes
- Low unemployment rates
- Low crime
- High home prices
- High population densities (A proxy for things to do)
We then ranked each neighborhood with scores from 1 to 16 in each category, where 1 was the best.
Next, we averaged the rankings for each neighborhood to create a best neighborhood index.
And finally, we crowned the neighborhood with the lowest best neighborhood index the “Best City Neighborhood In Fort Worth.” We’re lookin’ at you, Tcu-West Cliff.
Read on below to learn more about what it’s like to live in the best places Fort Worth, Texas has to offer. Or skip to the end to see the list of all the neighborhoods in the city from best to worst.
Downtown Fort Worth is the central business district of Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Most of Fort Worth’s tallest buildings and skyscrapers are located downtown.
A Denver, Colorado-originating promoter named H. B. Chamberlain bought 2,000 acres of land from a Chicago financier named Tom Hurley and Robert McCart. He attempted to develop Arlington Heights, but a hotel he built, Ye Arlington Inn, burned in 1894 and he died in a bicycle accident in London. Arlington Heights was developed after the United States moved military personnel in the surrounding area in World War I.
Putting A Bow On Our Analysis Of The Best Neighborhoods In Fort Worth
If you’re measuring the neighborhoods in Fort Worth where crime is low and everyone wants to live, this is an accurate list.
As we mentioned earlier, the neighborhoods in Fort Worth aren’t all good. South East takes the title of the worst neighborhood to live in Fort Worth.
We ranked the neighborhoods from best to worst in the chart below.
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Detailed List Of The Best Neighborhoods To Live In Fort Worth For 2019