Looking for a change? Come work for the Red Oak Police Department! Located just 27 minutes from downtown Dallas, Red Oak is located in northern Ellis County with a steadily growing population. Feel free to peruse our growth data at City of Red Oak Demographics. With the continued population growth in the Dallas Metro area, the Red Oak Police Department is always looking for qualified, motivated professionals who are seeking employment with a diversified, distinguished and growing law enforcement agency.
The City of Red Oak adopted a tax rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year's tax rate. The tax rate will effectively be raised by 5.38 percent and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by approximately $-40.57.