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:

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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!