Dallas is a city in Texas , United States . Dallas is the third largest city in Texas and the center of the state's largest metropolitan area, the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, is in the northern part of the state. This densely populated city is home to the Dallas Mavericks and you will often be reminded of the city's enthusiasm for the team. A shopping paradise, Dallas has more shopping malls per capita than any other city in the United States .
The area of the city is 400 square miles (1036 km), the county seat of Dallas. According to the 2005 census, the population of Dallas is 1,213,825. This is the cultural and economic center of 12 counties in the Dallas, Fort Worth and Arlington metropolitan area with a population of 5.8 million - the fifth largest metropolitan area in the United States . Dallas is one of 11 world-class cities ranked by the Globalization and World Cities Study Group & Network.
The Dallas / Fort Worth area is served by two major airports, Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (IATA: DFW), and Love Field (IATA: DAL). Love Field is within city limits and not far from the northwest of the city center, but has some restrictions on in and out flights. Love Field is the home of Southwest Airlines, and quite close to the city center, but if you are flying from a distance it may require connectivity to achieve that. Love Field is also served by Hoa Express Houston and Delta Connection connected to Memphis. Flight restrictions at Love Field were partially lifted when the "revised Wright Amendment Act" was passed in October 2006 and would be canceled in 2014.
Dallas-Forth Worth International Airport is an airport located in Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, United States . The airport is code-named DFW located between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. About operating air traffic, this is the busiest airport in the world.
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Current conditions for Dallas, DAL, DFW, US (34.93°/-0.43°)
Altitude: 3769.69ft / 1149m
Temperature: 51.8 °F / 11 °C
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- 47 °F / 8 °C
- 39 °F / 4 °C
- Wind direction:
- 210° SSW
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