13 Things People From Dallas – Fort Worth Wish They Could Tell Newcomers

The Dallas – Fort Worth area is big. Really big. It encompasses 13 counties and is the largest inland metropolitan area in the United States. That’s the first thing newcomers should know. Plus, there are way more than just the cities of Dallas and Fort Worth proper to call home. The population here is over 7 million… and growing. Here’s a few more things longtime locals want newcomers to know:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What other things do you think newcomers need to know about living in Dallas – Fort Worth? We’d love to hear some suggestions and stories from natives and newbies alike!