Euless Facts

Dates
Date of Incorporation February 24, 1953
Date of Adoption by City Charter July 21, 1962
Demographic Statistics
Total acres in City 10,371
Acres within DFW Airport 3,210
Acres outside DFW Airport 7,161
Improved streets & highways 217.6 miles
Developed acres outside DFW Airport 6,203
Undeveloped acres outside DFW Airport 958
Developed acres within DFW Airport 1,290
Undeveloped acres within DFW Airport 1,920

Note: Of the land in DFW Airport, approximately 1,700 to 1,800 acres is actually developable, due to the constraints of topography and floodplain (from Euless City Planner).

Demographic Statistics
Population as of 2019 (per NCTCOG) 56,160
School Enrollment* 22,780
Income per Capita** $29,730
Income Median Household** $58,606

*Source: TEA, 2016
**Source: 2016 American Community Survey

Unemployment Statistics
Unemployment Rate August 2018 3.7%

Source: Tarrant County Bureau of Labor Statistics

Grapevine - Colleyville Schools
Elementary 11
Middle School 4
High School 2
Hurst - Euless - Bedford Schools
Elementary 20
Middle School 5
High School 2
Health Care
Hospital Beds in Area 300
Medical Doctors in Area 550
Public Safety
Fire Stations 3
Certified Firefighters 73
Police Stations 1
Certified Police Officers 85
Parks and Recreation
Area of Parks 632 acres
Athletic Fields 31
Amphitheaters 1
Community Buildings 5
Parks 17
Public Golf Course and Conference Center 1
Recreation Centers 1
Swimming Pools 2
Resident Water and Sewer Rates per Month
Water Rate Tiered rate based on consumption
Wastewater $10.50 + 90% of metered water x $4.27 per thousand gals. (maximum of $61.99 per month)

Residential wastewater charge shall not exceed 12,000 gal.
Drainage fee $2.75
Recycling Fee $1.39 per month ($0.69 for citizens over the age of 65)
Garbage Fee $9.83 per month
Water Service Customers 26,200 (as of September 2018)
Billed Meters 14,521 (as of September 2018)
Property Tax per $100 Valuation
Tax Year 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
Fiscal Year 2018-19 2018-19 2017-18 2016-17 2015-16
COE M&O 0.377974 0.371710 0.361056 0.363053 0.366571
COE I&S 0.084526 0.090790 0.101444 0.099447 0.100929
Total 0.4625 0.4625 0.4625 0.4625 0.467500
GCISD 1.3267 1.3967 1.3967 1.3967 1.3201
HEBISD 1.22 1.273 1.263 1.316 1.3500
TCC 0.13017 0.13607 0.14006 0.14473 0.1495
County 0.234 0.234 0.244 0.254 0.2640
Hospital Dis. 0.224429 0.224429 0.224429 0.227897 0.2300
Total (GCISD) 2.377799 2.453699 2.467689 2.405127 2.4311
Total (HEBISD) 2.271099 2.32999 2.333989 2.485827 2.4610
Tax Rates & Exemptions
Homestead Exemption 20% of valuation per Tarrant County Appraisal District
Over 65 Exemption $35,000
Over 65 Tax Freeze Senior citizens (65+) pay no more in Euless taxes than they paid at age 65. 
 Sales tax rate 8.25%

Includes the following approved by voters:

Taxes Approved by Voters
 6 ¼ ¢ State of Texas  
1 ¢     General Fund
½ ¢    Economic Development, Parks & Library
¼ ¢    Crime Control District
¼ ¢    Lowering property tax
8¼ ¢  Total
Operating Budget FY 2019-20
General Fund $47,531,579
Water & Sewer Fund $26,240,886
Other Operating Funds $58,760,119
Total Operating Funds $132,532,584
Debt by Fund
General Obligation Tax Supported $26,410,506
General Obligation TIRZ/PID Supported $25,455,000
General Obligation Self Supporting $3,690,000
Golf Course $4,295,000
Water/Sewer $19,905,000
EDC Sales Tax Rev. Bonds $1,565,000