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Farmers Branch, Texas

Extensive advertising by the Texas Land and Emigration Co. in 1845-50 made this part of Peters' Colony the best-known of all Texas settlements at the time. Many Dallas County firsts have been credited here, including the first church, school, and blacksmith shop. The population in 1946 was 800 and the city's growth parallels most Dallas suburbs. More than 60 Fortune 500 companies office here, as well as, the Home of Brookhaven College. Seventy-eight furniture and home accessory stores offer residential and commercial furniture buyers a variety of opportunities along the Miracle Mile of Furniture between Alpha and Midway Roads.

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Things to do near Farmers Branch, TX

Nacona Lake Parks

Weldon Robb Park * Located at mid-lake at the end of FM 2634. From Nocona, take FM 103 north and turn east on 2634. ...

Masonic Cemetery

Located on Old Chappell Hill Road on the Chappell Hill's west side, this scenic cemetery contains grave sites of heroes from ...

Ennis 85 Speedway

This 1/4 mile, clay, semi-banked oval, is located in Ennis, Texas and races IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Southern Sportmods, Street S...

Navarro Mills Lake Hiking

Alliance Creek Nature Trail is a half-mile trail through a heavily wooded area located in Oak Park. There are many species of...