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 2018 (per NCTCOG) 55,170
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 $3.98 per thousand gals. (maximum of $58.26 per month)

Residential wastewater charge shall not exceed 12,000 gal.
Drainage fee $2.75
Recycling Fee $1.34 per month ($0.67 for citizens over the age of 65)
Garbage Fee $9.54 per month
Water Service Customers 26,026 (as of September 2017)
Billed Meters 14,286 (as of September 2017)
Property Tax per $100 Valuation
Tax Year 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013
Fiscal Year 2017-18 2016-17 2015-16 2014-15 2013-14
COE M&O 0.361056 0.363053 0.366571 0.364500 0.360619
COE I&S 0.101444 0.099447 0.100929 0.103000 0.109381
Total 0.4625 0.4625 0.467500 0.467500 0.470000
GCISD 1.3967 1.3967 1.3201 1.320100 1.320100
HEBISD 1.263 1.316 1.3500 1.375000 1.387500
TCC 0.14006 0.14473 0.1495 0.149500 0.149500
County 0.244 0.254 0.2640 0.264000 0.264000
Hospital Dis. 0.224429 0.227897 0.2300 0.227987 0.227987
Total (GCISD) 2.467689 2.405127 2.4311 2.428997 2.431497
Total (HEBISD) 2.333989 2.485827 2.4610 2.483897 2.498897
Tax Rates & Exemptions
Homestead Exemption 20% of valuation per Tarrant Co. Appraisal District
Over 65 Exemption $35,000
Sales tax rate 8.25%

Includes the following approved by voters:

Taxes Approved by Voters
1 Cent General Fund $10,435,753
1/2 Cent for Economic Development,
Parks & Library
$5,316,453
1/4 Cent for Crime Control District $2,644,904
1/4 Cent for lowering property tax $2,658,227
Total Sales Tax Revenue FY2016-17 $21,055,337
Operating Budget FY 2017-18
General Fund $43,967,653
Water & Sewer Fund $24,959,864
Other Operating Funds $54,687,748
Total Operating Funds $123,615,265
Debt by Fund
General Obligation Tax Supported $11,395,545
General Obligation TIRZ/PID Supported $27,350,000
General Obligation Self Supporting $4,740,000
Golf Course $5,240,000
Water/Sewer $9,540,000
EDC Sales Tax Rev. Bonds $75,000