Tyler - Big City with Hometown Friendliness
From humble beginnings 150 years ago on a piece of high ground that is now the town square, Tyler has grown to be the largest community in East Texas. Boasting a population of over 190,000, Tyler offers the cultural diversity, quality education, healthcare, and recreation opportunities of a large city with the hometown friendliness and quality of life of a small community. Tyler is located 95 miles east of Dallas and is known as the Rose Capital of America. Tyler is the advanced manufacturing, health-care and retail center of East Texas. The city has an impressive youth recreation program, ballet, symphony orchestras, art museums and is also home to several colleges.
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