Irving, Texas is a suburb of Dallas, TX. As of the 2017 census, Irving is the 13th most populous city in the state of Texas and the 93rd most populous in the United States. Founded in 1903 and incorporated in 1914, Irving started off as a site of churches, cotton gins, a general store, and a blacksmith. The population was slow to rise but in the 1930’s the population began to skyrocket. By the 1960’s the population was around 45,000 people. In 1971 Texas Stadium was completed and became the home of the Dallas Cowboys.
Irving has a major population of foreign born people. As of the 2007 census, 33% of the population was not born in the United States. This brings in many different types of people to live in this great city. You will find a Hindu Temple, Mosque, and many Christian churches. There is a safe place for everyone to worship.
To learn more about the great City of Irving, have a look at the city’s website.
One of the newest attractions in Irving is the new Toyota Music Factory. Toyota Music Factory is a world class entertainment destination with its central location in Irving Texas. Here you can satisfy your taste in food, music, and movies. Make sure you check the Toyota Music Factory website regularly so you don’t miss out on any of the great concerts and activities they have going on.
One thing you will find when in Irving is the amazing master planned community of Las Colinas. This is one of the very first master planned communities in the United States. Here you can live, work, and eat all in the same area. You can also enjoy gondolas, paddle boarding, and community activities on the canals in Las Colinas.
Within Las Colinas is the TPC Four Seasons, which has hosted the PGA Tour event, Byron Nelson Championship every year since 1986. The Four Seasons resort boasts 431 luxury hotel rooms, two restaurants, lounge bars, a spa, and several leisure facilities These include two golf courses, a gym, swimming pool and tennis courts.
For those of you that are history buffs, and looking for a day trip, you will enjoy visiting the Ruth Paine House which is now a museum. Here you will see the house recreated to look exactly like it did back in the 1960’s. This house has a piece of American history as it is the house where Lee Harvey Oswald spent the night, before assassinating President John F. Kennedy. You can even see the garage where Oswald stored the rifle that was used.
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