Community Profile

WelcWatkins Parkome to Red Oak, Texas! Where city and suburb meet. Strategically located on I-35E, Red Oak is in the heart of Northern Ellis County - only 20 minutes south of Dallas and 30 minutes southeast of Fort Worth. One will quickly discover Red Oak offers the advantages of suburban living with nearby metropolitan conveniences of shopping, entertainment, and other extras. 

Join us in Red Oak! Whether you’re looking for a great place to visit, an enjoyable community to live, or a business-friendly environment to build your business, Red Oak invites you to join us and become a part of one of the fastest-growing communities in all of Texas.

Community Profile & Quick Facts 

2022 - 2023 State of the City 


Population Growth (1990 - 2022) 

Education Excellence in Red Oak!  
Unsurpassed excellence in education is easily accessible in Red Oak for all levels and for all ages!

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Taxes & Cost of Doing Business (Local, State, Federal) 

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Quality of Life : Fun Things to Do!

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