Facts About Garland
The towns of Embree and Duck Creek were combined, and to form the city of Garland, which was incorporated in 1891.
Garland is located at 32°54′26″N 96°38′7″W (32.907325, -96.635197).
The city has a total area of 57.1 sq mi, of which all of it is land.
The famous Spring Creek Forest Preserve in the city of Garland has trees that are over 300 years old as well as 650 plant species.
The Star Trek Lane in the city is the first official place name for the television series Star Trek.
Garland includes over 2,880 acres of parkland, six recreation centres, and 63 parks.
The estimated population of Garland is 238,418, as of 2019.
Garland is a Texas city in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan area.
Garland is part of the humid subtropical region. The average warmest month is July, with the highest recorded temperature being 111 °F in 2000.
Garland’s economy is industrialized and supplemented by the farm crops grown on the nearby Blacklands Belt.