can someone tell me about cedar hill, tx?

I was recommended looking in cedar hill (dallas) for some nice apartments. Can someone tell me about cedar hill?

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    highest point in Dallas county. population 44,000

    90% homeowners Age Distribution Racial Composition

    0-15

    27.1%

    White

    56.7%

    15-24

    13.1%

    Black

    33.6%

    25-44

    35.8%

    American Indian

    0.5%

    45-54

    13.7%

    Asian/Pacific Islander

    2.0%

    55-64

    5.6%

    Other Race **

    4.9%

    65+

    4.7%

    Two or More Races*

    2.3%

    Hispanic Origin (Any Race)

    11.9%

    Source: 2000 Census

    Population & History/Projection

    Population History/Projection

    2007 Population Estimate

    44,000

    1990

    19,988

    Number of Households

    13,332

    2000

    32,093

    Average Household Size

    3.0

    2005

    41,865

    Median Household Income

    $ 66,786

    2025

    72,478

    Average Household Income

    $ 76,733

    2030

    78,036

    Percent Homeowners

    90%

    Source: North Central Texas Council of Governments, ** Claritas, 2007

    Climate

    Annual Average Temperature

    66.1 degrees

    Monthly Average High Temperature

    January: 54.1 degrees

    July: 96.5 degrees

    Monthly Average Low Temperature

    January: 32.7 degrees

    July: 74.1 degrees

    Annual Average Precipitation

    33.7 inches

    Annual Average Snowfall

    3.0 inches

    Elevation

    830 feet

    Public Safety

    Police Department:

    66 full-time police officers & 17 civilians on staff and 10 volunteers.

    Fire Department:

    62 full-time staff, 3 stations, 16 vehicles including two 75-foot quints, 2 pumpers and 4 MICU's (Mobile Intensive Care Units).

    Additional Fire Equipment:

    Light, Rescue and Breathing Air Vehicle; Family Safety Training Trailer, 1 grass/brush rig, 1 hose tender, 1 squad unit. Cedar Hill has mutual aid contracts with all of the Dallas County cities, Midlothian and Ovilla. These contracts include assistance for any incident or emergency medical need and automatic aid contracts with Duncanville and DeSoto.

    Fire Insurance Rating:

    Insurance Services Office - Class 3 as of July 1, 2002.

    Crime Rate

    The crime rate for 2006 was 36.04. While the population increased by almost 4% during the same time period, this represents a 4% decrease in our total crime rate from 2005 and almost an 11% decrease in violent crimes. Cedar Hill crime index rate is well below the crime index average of other DFW cities.

    Source(s): CedarHill.Org
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