Dallas is the ninth-most-populous city in the United States and third in Texas after the cities of Houston and San Antonio. Its metropolitan area encompasses one-quarter of the population of Texas, and is the largest in the Southern U.S. and Texas followed by the Greater Houston metropolitan area .
Dallas, city, Dallas, Collin, Denton, Rockwell, and Kaufman counties, seat (1846) of Dallas county, north-central Texas, U.S. It lies along the Trinity River near the junction of that river’s three forks, in a region of prairies, tree-lined creeks and rivers, and gentle hills.
Located in North Texas and a major city in the American South, Dallas is a core of the largest inland metropolitan area in the United States that lacks any navigable link to the sea. Nearby cities include Hutchins , Balch Springs , Mesquite , Duncanville , Sunnyvale .
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Dallas County is the second-most populous county in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2020 U.S. census, the population was 2,613,539,  making it the ninth-most populous county in the country. Dallas County is included in the Dallas-Arlington-Fort Worth metropolitan statistical area—colloquially referred to as the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex.
Dallas is the 9th most-populous city in the U.S, the 3rd-largest in Texas and the largest city in and seat of Dallas County. It comprising a total area of 383.44 square miles (993.10 km2), with an estimated population of 1,343,573 in 2019 U.S. census data.
Dallas on the map. Location: Texas, United States. Latitude: 32.77. Longitude: -96.78. Population: 2,368,000. Elevation: 130 m. Show larger map of Dallas.
Dallas on the map Location: Texas, United States Latitude: 32.78. Longitude: -96.81 Population: 1,300,000 Elevation: 130 m Show larger map of Dallas Best restaurants in Dallas #1 Crickle's and Co. - American and sandwiches food #2 Mister O1 Extraordinary Pizza Turtle Creek - Italian and pizza food
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With an area of 696,241 km² (268,581 sq mi) , Texas is the largest state in the contiguous United States. It is about twice the size of Germany or somewhat larger than Afghanistan. Compared with another US state, Texas would fit two and a half times into Alaska. Texas is divided into 254 counties. Geography of Texas