Tyler, Texas is a city located in Smith County and is a part of the Tyler-Longview metropolitan area. It is approximately 100 miles east of Dallas and is the fifth largest city in the state of Texas. According to the 2019 U.S. Census, Tyler has a population of roughly 106,980 people.
The rental market in Tyler is one of the most affordable in the state. According to RentCafe, the average rent for a one-bedroom apartment in Tyler is $739 per month and the average rent for a two-bedroom apartment is $870 per month. The most expensive neighborhoods in Tyler to rent in are The Villages, Oak Hollow, and Timbers Edge, while the most affordable neighborhoods are South Broadway, North Tyler, and South Tyler.
Tyler is home to many great schools, including Robert E. Lee High School, John Tyler High School, and Bishop T.K. Gorman Regional Catholic School. All three of these schools are highly rated and offer a variety of educational opportunities and extracurricular activities.
When it comes to crime, Tyler is safer than most cities in the state of Texas. According to the FBI, the city has a crime rate of about 41.95, which is significantly